Variations brillantes sur la cavatine favorite Aurora sorgerai

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This is a digital copy of the ca. 1830 edition of Henri Herz's Brilliant variations for the piano forte on the cavatina "Aurora che sorcerai" from Rossini's two-act melodrama "La donna del lago," (i.e., The lady of the lake). The library's copy is part of a bound collection of piano music by variopus nineteenth-century composers.

The pianist, and Herz's friend, Franz Hünten adapted several passages of the music to suit the range of the contemporaneous piano fortes.

A note on the t.p. indicates that "Mrs. [Lucy] Anderson had the distinguished honor of performing this piece before their Majesties at Brighton."

Plate no. 476.

Creator(s): Herz, Henri, 1803-1888.
Creation Date: 1830?  
Partner(s):
UNT Music Library
Collection(s):
Virtual Music Rare Book Room
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Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: R. Cocks & Co.
Publisher Info: Importers of foreign music, 20 Princes Street, Hanover Square.
Place of Publication: London, England
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1830?
Description:

This is a digital copy of the ca. 1830 edition of Henri Herz's Brilliant variations for the piano forte on the cavatina "Aurora che sorcerai" from Rossini's two-act melodrama "La donna del lago," (i.e., The lady of the lake). The library's copy is part of a bound collection of piano music by variopus nineteenth-century composers.

The pianist, and Herz's friend, Franz Hünten adapted several passages of the music to suit the range of the contemporaneous piano fortes.

A note on the t.p. indicates that "Mrs. [Lucy] Anderson had the distinguished honor of performing this piece before their Majesties at Brighton."

Plate no. 476.

Note:

Full title as appears in the t.p.: Rossini's admired cavatina Aurora che sorcerai with brilliant variations for the piano forte by Henry Herz.

Physical Description:

20 p. of music ; 32 cm.

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  • Arranger : Hünten, Franz, 1793-1878. Note in the t.p.: In this edition the passages for the additional keys have been arranged for the piano forte upto C by Hünten.
Uniform Title: Variations brillantes sur la cavatine favorite Aurora sorgerai
Partner:
UNT Music Library
Collection:
Virtual Music Rare Book Room
Identifier:
  • UNTCAT: b2832094 |
  • OCLC: 61110500 |
  • CALL-NO: M21 .H37 1830z
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39282
Resource Type: Musical Score/Notation
Format: Image