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Nachalʹnoe upravlenie Olega = The early reign of Oleg / music by Carlo Canobbio, Vasilij Pashkevich, and Giuseppe Sarti for the play by Catherine the Great ; edited by Bella Brover-Lubovsky.

Author/creator Pashkevich, V. A. (Vasiliĭ Alekseevich), approximately 1742-1797 composer.
Format Musical Score and Print
Publication Info Middleton, Wisconsin : A-R Editions, Inc., [2018]
Copyright Notice ©2018
Description1 score (xxviii, 453 pages, 10 pages of plates) : facsimiles ; 30 cm.
Other author/creatorCanobbio, Carlo, 1741-1822, composer.
Other author/creatorSarti, Giuseppe, 1729-1802, composer.
Other author/creatorCatherine II, Empress of Russia, 1729-1796, author.
Other author/creatorBrover-Lubovsky, Bella, editor.
Parallel title Early reign of Oleg
Series Recent researches in the music of the Classical Era, 0147-0086 ; 109
Recent researches in the music of the Classical Era ; v. 109. ^A654636
Contents Appendix 1. Sarti's original "Eclaircissement sur la musique composée par [that is, pour] Oleg" -- Appendix 2. Russian folk songs quoted in the score -- Appendix 3. Cimarosa's rejected chorus.
Local noteJoyner-FOR JOYNER MUSIC LIBRARY HOLDINGS OF THE SERIES, Recent researches in the music of the Classical Era, SEARCH BY SERIES TITLE OR CALL NUMBER M2.R4 C5.
General notePasticcio ("musical spectacle"--Page xi) in 5 acts. "The genre of the work has been misleadingly defined as 'opera,' 'semi-opera,' 'syncretic work,' or even 'Baroque Gesamtkunstwerk,' among other inaccurate designations"--Page xi.
General note"[C]onsists primarily of choruses and various orchestral movements ... though the main body of the Greek scene is presented as a melodrama, with spoken dialogue interspersed between musical passage"--Page xiii.
General noteEdited from the 1791 printed orchestral score.
General noteIncludes introduction and critical commentary.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references.
LanguageRussian words (Cyrillic and romanized), also printed as text with English translation on pages xix-xxviii.
LanguageStaff notation.
Genre/formIncidental music.
Genre/formIncidental music.

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