Happy prince (1 act opera)
by Malcolm Williamson (, this version: 1965)
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The happy prince : opera in one act : libretto / Malcolm Williamson ; based on the story by Oscar Wilde.
Library shelf no. Q 782.1088054/WIL 2 [Available for loan]
Year: , this version: 1965
Instrumentation: 4 sopranos, 2 mezzo-sopranos, contralto, mezzo-contralto [sic] (alternative roles for tenor, 2 baritones, and treble), SSSA children's choir, SSMSA (or SSAATTBB) choir, four angels (SSSS), piano reduction (piano duet, percussion - up to 4 players, optional string quintet).
Duration: 40 min.
Commission note: Commissioned by Watney Mann Ltd. for the Farnham Festival, 1965
Libretto by the composer, based on the story by Oscar Wilde.
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