Recueil d'opera

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Collection of opera excerpts in manuscript (in an unidentified hand).

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1 ms. vocal score ([318] p. : ill.) ; 38 cm.

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Lully, Jean Baptiste, 1632-1687 16uu.

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Description

Collection of opera excerpts in manuscript (in an unidentified hand).

Physical Description

1 ms. vocal score ([318] p. : ill.) ; 38 cm.

Notes

Includes selections from:
Psyché (Tragédie-ballet). Vocal score. Selections.
Psyché (Opera). Vocal score. Selections.
Cadmus et Hermione. Vocal score. Selections.
Alceste. Vocal score. Selections.
Thésée. Vocal score. Selections.
Atys. Vocal score. Selections.
Isis. Vocal score. Selections.
Bellérophon. Vocal score. Selections.
Proserpine. Vocal score. Selections.

Title from spine.
Includes engravings of illustrations from 5 operas: L'oüie (Psyché); Le touché (Cadmus); L'odorat (Alceste); Les deux dames en conversation dans les Thuilleries (Isis); Le jeu de boule (Bellerophon).

Selections from Psyché (both tragédie-ballet and opera), Cadmus, Alceste, Thesée, Atys, Isis, Bellerophon, and Proserpine.

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Jean-Baptiste Lully Collection

The Jean-Baptiste Lully Collection includes almost 30 rare 17th and 18th century scores of operas and ballets by the 17th century French composer Jean-Baptiste Lully and his sons. Many of the volumes are first editions and several are second editions. The collection also contains manuscript copies of operas and one ballet that were probably offered for sale at performances.

Virtual Music Rare Book Room

The Virtual Music Rare Book Room is composed primarily of digitized materials held in the UNT Music Library's Edna Mae Sandborn Music Rare Book Room. The collection is particularly strong in eighteenth-century French opera, due in large part to the influence of musicologist Lloyd Hibberd on the development of the collection.

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  • 16uu

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • May 8, 2007, 8:03 a.m.

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  • Aug. 12, 2013, 3:20 p.m.

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Lully, Jean Baptiste, 1632-1687. Recueil d'opera, score, 16uu; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1690/: accessed February 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Music Library.