"The stage directions and Metronome marks in this edition of Tannhäuser are taken from the published Full Score of the opera (which appeared after the pianoforte score); and an important cut in the second Finale, as well as a shorter one in the…
Piano - Conductor ; 1st Violin x 5 ; 2nd Violin x 2 ; Viola ; Violoncello & Bass x 3 ; Flutes & Piccolo x 2 ; Oboes ; Clarinets in B flat x 2 ; 1st & 2nd Bassoons x 2 ; 1st & 2nd Horns in F x 2 ; 1st & 2nd Cornets in B flat x 2 ; 1st Trombone x 2 ;…
Opera in 3 acts. ; "... an unabridged and unaltered republication of an edition originally published by C.F. Peters, n.d. [ca. 1910]. In the present edition the introductory matter also appears in a specially new English translation" -- Verso t.p
Originally titled Almaviva, ossia L'inutile precauzione. Based on the comedy by Beaumarchais.
Music by Gioacchino Rossini.
English version by Natalia MacFarren.
With an essay on the opera by H.E. Krehbiel