First performed April 9th, 1834, at Paris Conservatoire under the direction of Narcisse Guard. ; Caption titles: Ouverture König Lear and Overture King Lear. ; Based on Shakespeare's King Lear. ; Pl. no. : E. E. 3719
Piano - Conductor ; 1st Violin ; 2nd Violin ; Viola ; Violoncello and Bass ; Flutes ; Oboe ; Clarinets in A flat ; Bassoons ; Horns in F ; Cornets in A Flat ; Bass Trombone ; Bass,Drums and Cymbals ; Tympani in A.E & G.D.
Piano - Conductor ; 1st Violin ; 2nd Violin ; Viola ; Violoncello ; Bass ; Flute ; Oboe ; 1st Clarinet in B flat ; 2nd Clarinet in B flat ; Bassoon ; Horns in F ; 1st Cornet in B flat ; 2nd Cornet in B flat ; Trombone ; Timpani ; Harp
Includes libretto. ; Rataplan -- Stay, Bouncer, stay -- Hushed is the bacon -- My master is punctual -- Who are you, sir? -- The buttercup -- Not long ago -- My hand upon it. ; For solo voices (TBarBar) and piano. ; Adapted from the play by J.…