Much Ado About Nothing

op.76a

Charles Villiers Stanford

Year

1900


Duration

160'


Instrumentation

soprano (2), baritone (2), tenor (3), bass baritone, bass, speaker (2), chorus - 3(III=picc).2(II=corA).1.bcl.1.dbn - 4.3.3.1 - timp-perc-hrp-mand-gtr-org - strgs


Genre

Stage Work with Guitar


Text/Libretto

Julian Sturgis after Shakespeare's play


Premiere

London, United Kingdom, Covent Garden, Royal Opera House, 30 May 1901: Royal Opera


Publisher

Boosey & Hawkes


Source

Boosey & Hawkes website;