Dracula, or the Bacchae. Autograph musical manuscript sketchleaf signed. A working manuscript from the composer's new opera, to be premiered in Dallas, Texas, in 2019

CORIGLIANO, John b. 1938

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1 page. Oblong folio, 280 x 420 mm. Notated in pencil on light green 16-stave printed Aztec XX-16 music paper. With autograph titling "Dracula, or The Lord of Cries," at upper left, signed by the composer at conclusion. The manuscript consists of vocal parts for the characters Lucy, Jonathan, and Dracula, with text and accompanying condensed score, and includes corrections and erasures. "The American John Corigliano continues to add to one of the richest, most unusual, and most widely celebrated bodies of work any composer has created over the last forty years. Corigliano's scores, now numbering over one hundred, have won him the Pulitzer Prize, the Grawemeyer Award, four Grammy Awards, and an Academy Award ("Oscar") and have been performed and recorded by many of the most prominent orchestras, soloists, and chamber musicians in the world. Attentive listening to this music reveals an unconfined imagination, one which has taken traditional notions like "symphony" or "concerto" and redefined them in a uniquely transparent idiom forged as much from the post-war European avant garde as from his American forebears." johncorigliano.com. Bookseller Inventory #

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