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Opera choruses for male voices /
edited by John Rutter ; associate editor, Clifford Bartlett.
imprint
Oxford ; New York : Music Dept., Oxford University Press, c1995.
description
1 vocal score (68 p.) ; 27 cm.
ISBN
0193437015
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imprint
Oxford ; New York : Music Dept., Oxford University Press, c1995.
isbn
0193437015
contents note
Prisoners' chorus (Fidelio) / Beethoven -- Toreador song (Carmen) / Bizet -- Soldiers' chorus (Faust) / Gounod -- Priests' chorus (Die Zauberflöte) / Mozart -- Soldiers' chorus (Il trovatore) / Verdi -- Pilgrims' chorus (Tannhäuser) ; Sailors' chorus (Der fliegende Holländer) / Wagner -- Huntsmen's chorus (Der Freischütz) / Weber.
general note
Texts in the original languages and English translation (all by John Rutter).
catalogue key
2640386
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Long Description
Seven male-voice choruses, off-printed from Oxford Choral Classics: Opera Choruses, including: Beethoven: Prisoners' chorus (Fidelio); Mozart: Priests' chorus (Magic Flute); Gounod: Soldiers' chorus (Faust); Verdi: Soldiers' chorus (Trovatore); Wagner: Pilgrims' chorus (Tannhauser); Sailors' chorus (Fliegende Hollander); Weber: Huntsmen's chorus (Freischutz).
Main Description
Oxford Choral Classics: Opera Choruses for Male Voices collects eight of the best-known male-voice choruses into one convenient volume. It opens up a whole new repertory of music for male-voice choirs of all descriptions: a wealth of stirring pieces that will be enormously popular with both singers and their audiences. The collection includes all the classics of the genre, from Beethoven to Bizet, from Weber to Verdi. English singing translations are provided as well as the original texts, and there are plot summaries to put each piece in context. Book jacket.
Main Description
Seven male-voice choruses, off-printed from Oxford Choral Classics: Opera Choruses , including: Beethoven: Prisoners' chorus (Fidelio) ; Mozart: Priests' chorus (Magic Flute) ; Gounod: Soldiers' chorus (Faust) ; Verdi: Soldiers' chorus (Trovatore) ; Wagner: Pilgrims' chorus (Tannhäuser); Sailors' chorus (Fliegende Holländer) ; Weber: Huntsmen's chorus (Freischütz) .
Main Description
Seven male-voice choruses, off-printed fromOxford Choral Classics: Opera Choruses, including: Beethoven:Prisoners' chorus (Fidelio); Mozart:Priests' chorus (Magic Flute); Gounod:Soldiers' chorus (Faust); Verdi:Soldiers' chorus (Trovatore); Wagner:Pilgrims' chorus (Tannh user); Sailors'chorus (Fliegende Holl nder); Weber:Huntsmen's chorus (Freisch tz).
Main Description
Seven male-voice choruses, off-printed fromOxford Choral Classics: Opera Choruses, including: Beethoven:Prisoners' chorus (Fidelio); Mozart:Priests' chorus (Magic Flute); Gounod:Soldiers' chorus (Faust); Verdi:Soldiers' chorus (Trovatore); Wagner:Pilgrims' chorus (Tannhuser); Sailors'chorus (Fliegende Hollnder); Weber:Huntsmen's chorus (Freischtz).
Table of Contents
Notes on the chorusesp. iv
Index of vocal and instrumental requirementsp. v
Beethoven: Prisoners' chorus (Fidelio)p. 2
Bizet: Toreador song (Carmen)p. 18
Gounod: Soldiers' chorus (Faust)p. 28
Mozart: Priests' chorus (Die Zauberflote)p. 42
Verdi: Soldiers' chorus (Il trovatore)p. 45
Wagner: Pilgrims' chorus (Tannhauser)p. 52
Wagner: Sailors' chorus (Der fliegende Hollander)p. 57
Weber: Huntsmen's chorus (Der Freischutz)p. 63
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