Carmen, WD 31 (Opera by Georges Bizet)

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Annotation

many of the parts need to be merged

DM's opera site has the original French libretto with translations into German, English, and Russian.

Annotation last modified on 2018-08-15 15:47 UTC.

Relationships

composer:Georges Bizet (composer) (in 1875)
librettist:Ludovic Halévy (french librettist)
Henri Meilhac
premiered at:Salle Favart (1840–1887, second home of Opéra‐Comique) in Paris, Île-de-France, France (on 1875-03-03)
part of:Hugh Macdonald Catalogue (Bizet GB #s) (number: GB 9) (order: 7)
Winton Dean Catalogue (Bizet WD #s) (number: WD 31) (order: 8)
lyrics page:https://fr.wikisource.org/wiki/Carmen_(opéra) [info]
download score for free:imslp: Carmen (Bizet, Georges) [info]
Allmusic:https://www.allmusic.com/composition/mc0002356550 [info]
Wikidata:Q185968 [info]
work list entry:http://www.murashev.com/opera/Carmen [info]
referred to in medleys:Summer 2015
later translated versions:Carmen (italian lyrics)
Carmen (german lyrics)
Carmen (German translation, Julius Hopp)
parts:1. Carmen : Prélude
2. Carmen : Acte I (act)
3. Carmen : Acte II (act)
4. Carmen : Acte III (act)
5. Carmen : Acte IV (act)
is the basis for:Carmen Concerto
Carmen Fantaisie brillante (for violin and piano)
Carmen Fantasie
Carmen Fantasy (for brass, Langford)
Carmen Fantasy (arr. for percussion ensemble, Farberman)
Carmen Fantasy for Two Pianos
Carmen Fantasy, op. 25 (for violin and orchestra)
Carmen Jones (Bizet/Hammerstein musical)
Carmen Suite
Carmen Suite (for guitars, by Romero)
Carmen Suite (for four guitars, Kanengiser)
Carmen Suite
Carmen Suite no. 1
Carmen Suite no. 2
Carmen’s Hoedown
Fantaisie brillante sur des airs de Carmen
Fantasy on Themes from Carmen
Grand Fantasia on Carmen
Grand Selection from Carmen
Habanera Fantasia
Sonatina no. 6 "Kammer-Fantasie über Carmen", BV 284
Suite from "Carmen" (for band, Curnow)
Transcription from Carmen
Кармен
エクストラステージのテーマ(スウィートエモーション) (Parodius)

Recordings

DateTitleAttributesArtistLength
recordings
1931-07-01Carmen: Vocal gems: Introduction / Habanera / “Tell him that your Mother” / Sequidilla / “Away to the mountains” / “Hourah, hourah!” / The Toreador / Toreador Song / “See here they flow'ret” / “Now pretty cards” / “This heart that beats with wild emotion” / Toreador SongmedleyLight Opera Company, Sir John Barbirolli8:59
2008-12-31[Carmen: excerpts, Part 1]live and partialElīna Garanča, Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern, Karel Mark Chichon7:15
2008-12-31[Carmen: excerpts, Part 2]live and partialElīna Garanča, Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern, Karel Mark Chichon4:21
2008-12-31[Carmen: excerpts, Part 3]live and partialElīna Garanča, Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern, Karel Mark Chichon7:10
2015-11Carmen: La Fiesta (for accordion and orchestra)instrumental and partialKsenija Sidorova, Sascha Goetzel1:57
2015-11Carmen: La Siesta (for accordion and orchestra)instrumental and partialKsenija Sidorova, Sascha Goetzel2:52
2015-11Carmen: Reflections (for accordion and orchestra)instrumental and partialKsenija Sidorova, Sascha Goetzel2:10
2015-11Carmen: Soir Mélancolique (for accordion and orchestra)instrumental and partialKsenija Sidorova, Sascha Goetzel2:14
2015-11Carmen: Spanish Pride (for accordion and orchestra)instrumental and partialKsenija Sidorova, Sascha Goetzel2:21
2015-11Carmen: The Other Woman (for accordion and orchestra)instrumental and partialKsenija Sidorova, Sascha Goetzel3:55
Carmenpartial[unknown]1:52
CarmenpartialGürol Ağırbaş2:47
Carmenpartial[unknown]1:53
CarmenMônica Passos5:31
CarmenPascals1:11
Carmenpartial[unknown]2:09
Carmen (excerpt)instrumental and partial[mechanical instruments]4:32
Carmen (excerpt)partial[unknown]2:44
Carmen Goes to Biminicover, instrumental and partialMitch Greenhill & Mayne Smith3:42
Carmen: Customs Officers Terzetinstrumental and partialAlbert Schweitzer Oktett2:30
Carmen: NotturnopartialPaul Paray, Orchestre National de Monte‐Carlo4:51
Carmen: Streitchor (französisch)partialChor der Wiener Staatsoper, Orchester der Wiener Volksoper1:48
Flight of the Bumble Bee / Hungarian Dance no. 5 / Light Cavalry / Carmeninstrumental and partialPhilharmonic Orchestra London, Simon Gale6:05
Polyphone: Carmeninstrumental and partial[unknown]1:11
Selection From CarmenpartialIpswich Hospital Band, John Alderton5:26
カルメン前奏曲cover日本フィルハーモニー交響楽団2:01