Andrea Chenier

Andrea Chenier

By Umberto Giordano Vocal Full Score (Large Format) Item: 06-49389X
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By the middle of the twentieth century, Umberto Giordano had established himself as a leading figure in the verismo (realistic) school of opera composition, rivaling Leoncavallo and Mascagni in importance. Today his fame rests on a single work, Andrea Chénier, first performed in 1896. Based on the life of a French poet, the intense and dramatic story unfolds amid the tumult of the French Revolution. The real-life figure who inspired this drama was initially a fervent supporter of the Revolution but spoke out against the violence of mob rule. Andrea Chénier recounts the poet's love for a young aristocrat and the conflict with his comrade and romantic rival, with whom he is honor-bound to fight a duel. A staple of opera houses all over the world, the work appears here in a large-format, durable, and modestly priced edition.


Additional Information

Series: Dover Edition
Composed by: Umberto Giordano
Instrument: Voice
Format: Full Score (Large Format)
Item Number: 06-49389X
ISBN 10: 0-486-49389-X
ISBN 13: 978-0-486-49389-3
UPC: 9780486493893

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