Persephone [Piano-vocal score]. Igor STRAVINSKY.

Persephone [Piano-vocal score]

Mélodrame en 3 parties d'André Gide. Musique d'Igor Strawinsky. Réduction pour chant et piano par Sviatoslav Strawinsky.

Berlin: Édition Russe de Musique – Russischer Musikverlag [PN R.M.V. 581], 1934.

Folio. Original publisher's wrappers with illustration of Persephone to upper. 1f. (title), 1f. (facsimile inscription by Stravinsky), 82 pp.

Ex libris the composer and pianist Ray Green (1908-1997), with his autograph signature to corner of upper wrapper in red pencil.

Wrappers slightly worn and stained; minor creases and tears to spine. Slightly browned.

First Edition. A full score was not published until 1950. Kirchmeyer 56-1, p. 358.

Premiered in Paris at the Opéra on 30 April 1934 conducted by Stravinsky.

Item #33666

Price: $200.00  other currencies

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