Les Noces (Choral Score). By Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971). Edited by Margarita Mazo. For Choral (Study Score). Music Sales America. Ballet, 20th Century, Choral. 192 pages. Chester Music #CH61799. Published by Chester Music (HL.14031725).
ISBN 1846092809. Ballet, 20th Century, Choral. 9.75x13.5 inches.
A sumptuous, paintakingly researched and fully authoritative edition of Stravinsky's Choreographic Scenes with Singing and Music in large-format study score. Part of the Chester Stravinsky Edition series, this presentation of Les Noces is fully edited by Margarita Mazo, based upon relevant autograph and printed scores. The book includes a substantial analytical history of the work, examining the significance of the piece in the canon of the great Stravinsky scores. You will find a full choreographical assessment by Stephanie Jordan, alongside a detailed critical commentary by Mazo and associate editor Millan Sachania. A comprehensive bar-by-bar guide to the texts and transliteration is also included, making this a indispensable study score for the conductor, performer and scholar alike.