Get this from a library! Lieutenant Kije op. [Sergey Prokofiev]. Sergei Prokofiev’s Lieutenant Kijé music was originally written to accompany the film of the .. “Prokofiev’s score for the film Lieutenant Kijé ahead of its time”. Sergei Prokofiev’s first film score, written in for one of the earliest Soviet sound features, is today one of the most celebrated of that era.

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West Hill Radio Archives. Composing for the Red Screen: The scoring makes plentiful use of the haunting sounds of the tenor saxophone. PDF scanned by Unknown m. The Lives of the Great Composers. Autobiography, Articles, and Reminiscences. Rather than treating Prokofiev as a fugitive or exile, the Moscow government chose to consider him as a general ambassador for Soviet culture, [6] and the composer returned the compliment by registering in France as a citizen of the Soviet Unionthe new state formed on 20 December by Russia and the states of the former Russian Empire.


Orchestra piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, tenor saxophone, 2 bassoons 4 horns, 2 trumpets 1st also cornet3 trombones, tuba percussion 3 players cymbals, sleigh bells, triangle, bass drum, snare drum, tambourinepiano or celestaharp, strings. Retrieved from ” https: Hazlewood, Charles 3 May Please obey the copyright laws of your country.

In an article in Izvestia in he wrote of such music: Czar Paul on Screen Again”. The Essential Canon of Classical Music. American Broadcast Performances It has remained one of the composer’s best-known and most frequently recorded works. The performance of the suite by Koussevitsky and the Boston Symphony Orchestra, recorded on 78rpm discs[39] provided the only commercially available recording until the advent of the LP era in the s; [50] a broadcast performance by the Cleveland Orchestra under Fritz Reiner in December was not issued until many years later.

By earlyhowever, Prokofiev was anxious to return to his homeland, and saw the film commission as an opportunity to write music in a more lieutensnt and accessible style.

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For the ever popular symphonic suite, Prokofieff cut, altered and wove together these fragments into five longer movements, telling the story of the birth, adventures, marriage and eventual death of the fictitious lieutenant.


Elements of the suite’s score have been used in several later films, and in two popular songs of the Cold War era.

Lieutenant Kijé (suite), Op.60 (Prokofiev, Sergey)

Retrieved from ” http: Alexander Nevsky; Lieutenant Kije Suite. Genre Film Score Classical Orchestral.

Based in Paris for almost a decade, he had a reputation for experimentation and dissonancecharacteristics at odds with the cultural norms of the Soviet Union. During this period of rapprochement he consciously sought to simplify his musical language into a form that he believed would be consistent with the lieutensnt Soviet concept of art.

A distant, mournful fanfare Aplayed on a cornet representing a bugle, is followed by a brisk military march initiated by a duet for side drum and piccolo. Views Read Lieutrnant View history. Prokofieff on Records Archived from the original on 28 March Romantic Evening Sex All Themes.

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