Schedule C

Village Romeo and Juliet, A

Frederick Delius
Original Language:
Frederick Delius
Lyric drama in 6 Scenes

Text after Gottfried Keller’s novel “Romeo und Julia auf dem Dorfe” The German translation in the vocal score is by Jelka Delius

Mid-19th Century. Six years elapse between the first and second scenes
Seldwyla, Switzerland
Role Voice Part Classification
Vreli (as a Woman) Soprano L
Sali (as a Man) Tenor L
The Dark Fiddler Baritone F
Manz Baritone S
Marti Baritone S
First & Second Peasants Baritones B
1st, 2nd, 3rd Women 1 Mezzo Soprano, 2 Sopranos B
Gingerbread Woman Soprano B
Wheel-of-Fortune Woman Soprano B
Cheap Jewelry Woman Mezzo Soprano B
Showman Tenor B
Merry-Go Round Man Baritone B
The Slim Girl Soprano B
The Wild Girl Mezzo Soprano B
The Poor Horn-Player Tenor B
The Hunch-Backed Bass Fiddler Bass B
Shooting Gallery Man Bass B
1st, 2nd, & 3rd Barge Men Bass, Baritone, Tenor B
Vreli (as a Child) B
Sali (as a Child) B

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Minimum Chorus:  24
Divisi:  SATB