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[Heimkehr aus der Fremde. MWV L6], 9 June 1865

MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 105

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'Lisbeth. Opéra en 2 actes. Paroles de Monsieur J. Barbier. Musique de Mendelssohn. Représenté le 9 juin 1865. Violon conducteur Monsieur A. Deloffre, chef d'orchestre'. Short score of a French adaptation of the Liederspiel 'Aus der Fremde' ('Heimkehr aus der Fremde'), including indication of the vocal lines, wind parts, first violin and basso lines, wanting the final leaf (last 8 bars). The French translation is not that of the published French vocal score (Paris, Richault, [1859]), which was by Bélanger. The performance was at the Théâtre Lyrique, Paris.


  • 9 June 1865


80 Leaves


MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 105


'Lisbeth'. Opera in 2 acts. Music by Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy. Vocal score in French.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Bernard Peyrotte (of Arioso, Paris), 2007.

Physical Facet

i + 79 leaves, 20 staves to a page. Binding: 20th cent. half morocco with cloth-covered boards.


fol. (350 × 265 mm)

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom