Overture to "Candide"
by Leonard Bernstein.
|Main Creator:||Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990|
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New York: Amberson, G. Schirmer, 1955, 1957.
Duration: approximately 4 minutes.
This Overture to the comic operetta, based on Voltaire, book by Lillian Hellman, had its first concert performance by the New York Philharmonic Orchestra under the direction of the composer on January 26, 1957.
NLI copy contains annotations in red and grey pencil by Bryden Thomson relating to performance practice of the work.
NLI copy is signed by Bryden Thomson on front cover.
Physical description: 1 score (110 p.) ; 26.5 x 19 cm.
Bryden Thomson collection.
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|MU/BT-sa-3||Manuscripts Reading Room Special Access||Bryden Thompson Collection|