A Few Words About Chekhov

Song Cycle for Mezzo-Soprano, Baritone and Piano

A Few Words About Chekhov

Song Cycle for Mezzo-Soprano, Baritone and Piano

Series: Boosey & Hawkes Voice Publisher: Boosey & Hawkes Format: Softcover Composer: Dominick Argento

This 20-minute cycle was premiered in 1996 by Frederica von Stade, Håkan Hagegård and Martin Katz. With a text based on letters and a memoir, it communicates the relationship of Anton Chekhov and Olga Knipper from their meeting in 1898, through their marriage, to his untimely death in 1904. An orchestrated version (2001) is available on rental from Boosey & Hawkes.

  • Piano Accompaniment
  • Vocal Duet

$14.95 (US) Inventory #HL 48019228 UPC: 884088087647 Publisher Code: M051933822 Width: 9.0" Length: 12.0" Run time: 0:20:00 32 pages

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