The Barber of Baghdad

Der Barbier von Bagdad (The Barber of Baghdad) is a comic opera in two acts by Peter Cornelius to a German libretto by the composer, based on The Tale of the Tailor and The Barber’s Stories of his Six Brothers in A Thousand and One Nights. The first of three operas by Cornelius, the piece was first performed at the Hoftheater in Weimar on 15 December 1858.

This sheet contains the following parts:

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Title page
Act I, Sc.1-3
Act I, Sc.4-6
Act I, Sc.7-10
Act II
Addendum 1, 2
Complete Score
Complete Score
Complete score

Peter Cornelius

Peter Cornelius was a German composer, writer about music, poet and translator. He was born and died in Mainz where his grave ...