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"Longings for Home" 6-tune Operatic Cylinder Box
By Jérôme Collomb

I can provide details about following title as given by Karl Petersen
in the 15.11.25 MMD:

	"6. Waltz, La grande duchesse de Gerolstein?, Jacques Offenbach?
	-1867.  Perhaps this has a yearning for home too, but I haven't
	found the libretto to review. Anyone?"

I confirm this is taken from the opera-bouffe La Grande-duchesse de
Gerolstein (1867) by Offenbach.  This is not a waltz, but a fragment of
a duet in Act I: no. 2L Duo de Fritz et Wanda (the movement is the aria
of Wanda)

You can hear the complete duet here (the fragment is starting at 44

Jérôme Collomb

(Message sent Fri 27 Nov 2015, 19:43:30 GMT, from time zone GMT-0800.)

Key Words in Subject:  6-tune, Box, Cylinder, Home, Longings, Operatic

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