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The Sicilian Knight: Cavatina : Sung With Rapturous Applause by Mrs. Austin in the Romatic Opera of Rokeby

the subject from von Weber's opera La preciosa
Format
Musical Score; Online
Description
1 score (5 p.)
Uniform Title
Preciosa Voilà que les blanches étoiles
Variant Title
Preciosa
First line of text: Gentle zephyrs of morning
Series
Boudoir : collection of favorite songs and ballads by various authors
Published
Baltimore : George Willig & Co., [between 1868 and 1879?]
Language
English
Notes
  • Originally a chorus from the incidental music to Preciosa; arranged for voice and piano with a contrafactum in English.
  • Caption title.
  • Reprint. Originally published: Baltimore : G. Willig, Jr., [183-?].
  • Sung by Mrs. Austin in a musical adaptation of Sir Walter Scott's poem Rokeby, produced at the Park Theatre on 17 May, 1830 and revived once by her on 28 September, 1830. Cf. Odell, III, p. 461, 486.
  • At foot of t.p.: "Jas. Lucas & Son, Print."
Publisher/plate no.
  • 1567 George Willig & Co.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View

Availability

Library Location Map Availability Call Number
Special Collections Special Collections N/A Available M1 .S445 v.132 no.36
image of the page of the digitized material
M1 .S445 v.132 no.36