Salvatore Sciarrino (1947)

Blue Dream. L'età d'oro della canzone (1980)

choice, paraphrases, anamorphosis of songs by various authors, for soprano, dancer and piano
[Blue Dream. L'âge d'or de la chanson]

stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date: 1980
    • Duration: 50 mn
    • Publisher: Ricordi, Milan
Detailed formation
  • solo soprano, female dancer, piano

Premiere information

  • Date: 19 December 1981

    Italie, Alessandria, Teatro Comunale


    Alide Maria Salvetta : soprano, Antonio Ballista : piano, Marga Nativo : danseuse, Lorenzo Ghiglia : décors et costumes, Igal Perry : chorégraphe, Roberto Guicciardini : mise en scène.

Table of contents

  1. Johnny Mercer, Dream*
  2. Mitchel Parish - Peter De Rose, Deep Purple*
  3. Cole Porter, Night and Day*
  4. Cole Porter, I get a Kick out of You
  5. Sciarrino, Anamorfosi de Singin' In the Rain de Nacio Herb Brown - Arthur Freed
  6. Fred Hamm - David Bennett - Bert Lown - Chauncey Gray, Bye Bye Blues
  7. A. Freed - N. H. Brown, You Are My Lucky Star*
  8. Irving Mills - Duke Ellington, I Dont Mean A Thing (if it ain't got that swing)
  9. M. Parish - Franck Perkins, Stars Fell On Alabama
  10. Ira et Georges Gershwin, The Man I Love
  11. M. Parish - I. Mills - D. Ellington, Sophisticated Lady*
  12. I. et G. Gershwin, I got Rhythm
  13. M. Parish - Hoagy Carmichael, Stardust*
  14. Grant Clarke - James F. Hanley, Second Hand Rose*
  15. I. et G. Gershwin, Love Is Here To Stay*, Oh, Lady, Be Good, Fascinating Rhythm
  16. Budy G. De Sylva - Ballard McDonald - G. Gershwin, Somebody Loves Me
  17. I. et G. Gershwin, 'S Wonderful, They Can't Take That Away From Me
  18. Tadd Dameron, Lady Bird*

* transcription de S. Sciarrino