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Pulcinella


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Ballet, with song, in 1 act by Stravinsky, comp. 1919–20, to lib. and choreog. by Massine. For sop., ten., bass, and small orch. Prod. Paris 1920. The mus., comprising 18 items, is a re‐comp. of pieces by Pergolesi, though at least one is a false attrib., seven from trio sonatas by Domenico Gallo, and one by Count Van Wassenaer. Also suite of 8 movts. for small orch., c.1922, rev. 1947. The Suite italienne for vc. and pf. (1932) comprises 5 movts. from Pulcinella, and the version for vn. and pf. (c.1933) has 6.

Subjects: Music — Dance.


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