Who Wrote the Carmen Fantasie?

February 5, 2004 at 06:31 PM · Was it Franz Waxman or Pablo de Sarasate? Or did they both write different versions?

Replies (12)

February 5, 2004 at 06:50 PM · They did indeed both write a Carmen fantasy, and I believe there are others as well (Horowitz did one for the piano).

Carl.

February 5, 2004 at 07:51 PM · There is also one by Hubay for violin, one by Borne for flute, Busoni for piano, and other less known...

February 5, 2004 at 09:26 PM · The Horowitz one for piano is really amazing if anyone ever gets the chance to see it done live!

February 6, 2004 at 01:25 PM · Franz DRLA wrote a Carmen fantaisy easier too play than the Sarasate 's

February 6, 2004 at 04:09 PM · Then there's the Marcus Barcham-Stevens Carmen Fantasy for Three Violins which he wrote for Andrew, Florin and myself.

February 6, 2004 at 06:28 PM · Hy!

I've listened to Shaham play a combination of Sarasate, Franz Waxman and Jeno Hubay.By the way I have no idea who the last one is - hope any of you can help me with that.Have fun! :)

February 6, 2004 at 08:15 PM · Are you talking about the Barcham-Stevens? If so, the only recording I know of is the one the three of us made of that piece in concert (on the "Three Violinists in Concert" CD). If you're interested, it's available on Amazon, and I think violinist.com has a link to the CD on its CD reviews area.

February 27, 2004 at 06:40 PM · Where can I get the sheet music for the Waxman?

Lauri

February 27, 2004 at 11:41 PM · I think the Franz Waxman Carmen Fantasy is out of print.

February 28, 2004 at 01:42 AM · E-mail me.

February 28, 2004 at 03:20 AM · I wonder if they have the Waxman at the library here. I sure hope they do cuz i'd go crazy!!! I've never played either of the Carmen fantasies, I did lots of other stuff by sarasate though,Waxman should be interesting.

March 6, 2004 at 07:05 PM · Information from Publisher catalogs;

Hubay, Jenö (1858 - 1937)

FANTASY ON "CARMEN" BY BIZET, FOR VIOLIN AND ORCHESTRA

CHOUDENS perf mat rent

Publisher: Editions Choudens

The orchestra parts are on rental from Edition Choudens in France. US agent C.F. Peters Music Publisher.

Choudens also list a violin/piano edition.

Hubay, Jenö (1858-1937) Carmen- Fantasie Brilliante Op. 3 no. 3

(vn-pf/orch), 1876; Pub. Choudens 1879

http://www.hubay.hu/

http://www.hubay.hu/works/violin.html

---------------------

Shaham, Gil, 1971- with Akira Eguchi

The fiddler of the opera sound recording.

Contains Hubay "Carmen Fantasy

Hamburg : Deutsche Grammphon ; New York, N.Y. :

Manufactured and marketed by PolyGram Classics & Jazz, p1997

------

Other Carmen Fantasy/Fantasie for violin

===========================================================

Carmen Fantasy, Op. 25 : For Violin And Piano.

SARASATE, Pablo De, (1844-1908.)

Boca Raton: Well-Tempered Press

Score & Part

Edition #/ISBN: W 7308

----------------------

Carmen Fantasy, Op. 25 : For Violin And Piano.

SARASATE, Pablo De, (1844-1908.)

Four-movement work inspired by the Bizet opera. Reprint edition.

Miami: Kalmus / Warner [2001]

Score & 1 Part; 28 cm.; 21, 12 p.

Edition #/ISBN: K 03850

-----------------------------

Carmen Fantasy.

SARASATE, Pablo De, (1844-1908)

(Master Study Score Library)

Boca Raton: Masters Music Publ. [2001]

Study Score; 27 cm.

Edition #/ISBN: S 0041

Full score and orchestra parts for sale

------------------------------

Carmen Fantasy : For Violin And Piano.

WAXMAN,FRANZ (1906-1967)

Fidelio Music Publishing Co.

Score & Part $110.00

Fidelio Music Publishing Co./ Themes & Variations:

39 Danbury Ave. Westport, CT 06880-6822

(203) 227-5709 F.(203) 227-5715

tnv@netaxis.com http://www.tnv.net/

John Waxman, Director

Violin & Orchestra "CARMEN" FANTASIE: 9:25

WAXMAN,FRANZ (1906-1967)

Based On Themes From The Bizet Opera (1947)

2 (d picc) 2 (d eh) 2 2 - 423 - timp 4 perc: (BD/cym/tamb/tgl) - hp - str.

orchestra parts on rental

Violin and Piano published

Also available for

Cello & Orchestra (Arranged by David Grigorian),

Bass & Orchestra (Arranged by DaXun Zhang),

Trumpet & Orchestra (Arranged by Alexander Markovich & Edited by Sergei Nakariakov), and

CARMEN" FANTASIE For Viola Soloist (1990) 9:25

Strings & Percussion Arranged for Viola by Michael Kugel Based on Violin Arrangement

I have also created a list of other Hubay works for violin and orchestra. Send an e-mail if this would be helpful.

Clint

This discussion has been archived and is no longer accepting responses.

Facebook Twitter YouTube Instagram Email

Violinist.com is made possible by...

Shar Music
Shar Music

Yamaha Silent Violin
Yamaha Silent Violin

Pirastro Strings
Pirastro Strings

Find a Summer Music Program
Find a Summer Music Program

Dimitri Musafia, Master Maker of Violin and Viola Cases
Dimitri Musafia, Master Maker of Violin and Viola Cases

Violinist.com Business Directory
Violinist.com Business Directory

Violinist.com Guide to Online Learning
Violinist.com Guide to Online Learning

Dominant Pro Strings

Antonio Strad Violin

Bay Fine Strings Violin Shop

Bobelock Cases

Fiddlerman.com

Fiddlershop

Los Angeles Violin Shop

Nazareth Gevorkian Violins

Violin-Strings.com

Metzler Violin Shop

Leatherwood Bespoke Rosin

Warchal

Barenreiter

Johnson String Instrument and Carriage House Violins

Potter Violins

String Masters

Bein & Company

Annapolis Bows & Violins

Laurie's Books

Discover the best of Violinist.com in these collections of editor Laurie Niles' exclusive interviews.

Violinist.com Interviews Volume 1
Violinist.com Interviews Volume 1, with introduction by Hilary Hahn

Violinist.com Interviews Volume 2
Violinist.com Interviews Volume 2, with introduction by Rachel Barton Pine

Subscribe