André Jolivet (1905-1974)

Les Amants magnifiques (1954)

music by Lully adapted, completed and orchestrated by André Jolivet for Molière's comedy-ballet, interludes taken from La Fontaine


stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1954
    • Editor : Inédit
Detailed formation
  • 2 flutes (also piccolo), 2 oboes (also English horn), 2 bassoons, 2 horns [en fa] , 2 trumpets [en ut] , timpani, percussionist, harpsichord, harp, strings

Creation information

  • Date : 20 October 1954
    Location :

    France, Paris, la Comédie-Française


    Performers :

    André Jolivet : direction.

Observations

De cette musique de scène, Jolivet tirera Les Amants magnifiques. Variations sur des thèmes de Lully (1961).