Leo Delibes: Flower Duet From Lakme


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Media: Sheet Music
Arrangement: Soprano, Mezzo-Soprano, Piano Accompaniment (SOP/M/PFA)
Skill Level: Intermediate - Explain this
Composer: Leo Délibes
Catalogue #: EP7589
This Item Earns 10 Musicroom Points

Description

'Lakmé' is set in a province of nineteenth-century India under British rule, and the opening scene, during which this duet is heard, takes place in the beautiful garden of the temple built by the Brahmin priest, Nilakantha. He hates the British invaders (for one thing, they have forbidden him to practise his religion) and the plot hinges around the clash between this hatred and the love between his daughter Lakmé and the British officer Gérald. Before Gérald appears, Lakmé and her slave Mallika sing this duet as they prepare to bathe in the river - Roger Nichols.

Leo Delibes was born on February 21st, 1836, Saint-Germain-du-Val, now part of La Fleche (Sarthe), France; he died on January 16th, 1891, and is buried in the Cimitiere de Montmartre, Paris.

This piece was written for Soprano, Mezzo-Soprano and Piano.




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Customer Rating Super fast delivery thank you! Lovely duet with some challenging trcky bits. Gives you a feel good factor when it's mastered.
Anon.

Customer Rating Beautiful piece of music. Look forward to singing it.
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Customer Rating A lovely booklet with background information which is very helpful. My voice student was thrilled with it when I gave it to her as a present.
Anon.


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Format: Score
Length: 16 pages
Language: French
Publisher: Edition Peters
Editor: Roger Nichols

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