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Marie Galante (Concert Suite)

Concert suite for voice(s) and instrumental ensemble (1987),
conceived by Kim Kowalke and Lys Symonette.

Song List
Performance Information
Recordings

Song list

Introduction
Le Roi d'Aquitaine
Marche de l'armée panaméenne
Le train du Ciel
Tango habañera
Le grand Lustucru
Intermezzo
Les filles de Bordeaux
Scène au dancing
J'attends un navire

Performance Information

Orchestra: alto sax (fl, cl); alto sax (cl); ten. sax (alto sax); 2 tpt, 1 tbn; piano, accordion, guitar (banjo), perc; 2 vns, viola, bass.
Duration: 35 minutes
Published Editions: piano-vocal score (excerpts), Heugel Edition 30 911
Performance Materials: USA, UK, BREV: EAMC
All other territories: HEUG
First performance: September 17, 1987, New York, Kurt Weill Festival, Faith Esham, vocalist, David Atherton, cond.

Guide to orchestration, territory abbreviations, and publishers' symbols.

Recordings

Koch Schwann CD 3-6592-2 Joy Bogen, soprano, Orchestra of St. Luke's, Victor Symonette, cond. (with five songs from Davy Crockett)

Also see original stage version and Suite panaméenne.