Carmen (1875) (CRV)
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bizcarcrvz.zip (June 2013) 157 kB
|Full name of work:||Carmen (1875) (CRV)|
|Composer:||Bizet, Georges (1838-1875), French|
|Lyricist:||Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy|
|Instruments:||arranged for SSAATTBB (piccolo/whistle, clarinet/cor Anglais, French horn/trombone, bassoon/tuba) and piano (converted to strings etc)|
|Name of file creator:||Hooper, John|
|e-mail address:||john "at" learnchoralmusic "dot" co "dot" uk|
|Comments:||The Files in the ZIP are not the whole Work; they are only those bits relevant to the Chorus, for which they were prepared as a learning aid.|
|The ZIP File contains the following:||-|
01-Prel.nwc 1: Prelude (No File yet!)
02-A1-2.nwc 2: Opening scene
03-A1-3.nwc 3: Chorus of boys
04-A1-4.nwc 4: Chorus of Men and Cigarette Girls
05-A1-5.nwc 5: Habanera
06-A1-6.nwc 6: Chorus (of Men and Cigarette Girls)
07-file1.nwc 7: No File yet!
08-A1-8.nwc 8: Chorus: Fight!
09-12-file1.nwc 9-12: No Files yet!
12-A2-12.nwc 12: Hurrah! Hurrah, the Torero!
13-A2-13.nwc 13: Toreador Song and Chorus
14-16-file1.nwc 14-16: No Files yet!
17-A2-17.nwc 17: Finale Act 2
19-A3-19.nwc 19: Sextet & Chorus - Take care now
18-file1.nwc 18: No Files yet!
21-A3-21.nwc 21: Quintet and Chorus - They like to flirt!
22-23-file1.nwc 22-23: No Files yet!
24-A3-24.nwc 24: Finale - Come on, it's time to go
25-A4-25.nwc 25: Chorus: Two pesetas - three pesetas
26-A4-26.nwc 26: March & Chorus - Here they come!
27-A4-27.nwc 27: Duet & Finale
There are no text/lyrics; these Files were generated purely for Choral Rehearsing purposes (using a published piano-reduction Score), and so don't look pretty even though they should sound reasonable (though that depends very much on your hardware/software; mine is a Soundblaster AWE64 Gold).
Voice-emphasised Midi Files of the whole work can be downloaded for free from my Website (above). My Website (above) also contains Midi Files for several rather more modern Composers, for which NWC versions may be available.
There is a full opera performance of this Work by Carlos Kleiber and the Vienna Opera (1978) on YouTube starting at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SaypJ4kmYCE. I recommend you watch this!