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Fair at Sorochintsk, The

Composer:
Modest Moussorgsky
Original Language:
Russian
Librettist:
Modest Moussorgsky
Description:
Opera in III Acts
Notes:

Left unfinished at the time of the composer’s death, without the greater part of the last act, and unorchestrated. Text founded on an episode from Gogol’s “Evenings on a Farm near Dekanka”.
Version classified here is N. Tcherepnin’s (1923)

Time:
19th Century
Place:
Sorochinsk (Little Russia) Ukraine
Role Voice Part Classification
Tcherevik, an old countryman Bass L
Parassia, his daughter Soprano L
Khivira, his wife Mezzo-Soprano L
Gritzko, a young countryman Tenor L
The Priest's Son Tenor F
The Compere, Tcherevik's Crony Bass F
The Gypsy Bass S
1st Guest Tenor B
2nd Guest Tenor B
3rd Guest Bass B
 
Minimum Chorus:  32
Divisi:  SATB