Samson and Dalilah, Op. 47

Samson and Delilah (Samson et Dalila), Op. 47, is a grand opera in three acts and four scenes by Saint-Saëns to a French libretto by Ferdinand Lemaire. It was first performed in Weimar at the Grossherzogliches (Grand Ducal) Theater in1877 in a German translation. The opera is based on the Biblical tale of Samson and Delilah found in  the Book of Judges. It is the only opera by Saint-Saëns that is regularly performed. The second act love scene in Delilah's tent is one of the set pieces that define French opera ... more

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Sheet Music Samson et Dalila, Op.47 - Act I Preview Favorite Download
Sheet Music Samson et Dalila, Op.47 - Act 2 Preview Favorite Download
Sheet Music Samson et Dalila, Op.47 - Act 3 Preview Favorite Download
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Sheet Music Samson et Dalila, Op.47 - Illustrations pour le piano a 4 mains Preview Favorite Download
Sheet Music Act I (Piano Reduction) Preview Favorite Download
Sheet Music Samson et Dalila, Op.47 - Cantabile, transcription for cello and piano Preview Favorite Download
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Sheet Music Samson et Dalila, Op.47 - Mon coeur souvre a ta voix (My heart at thy dear voice) - voice and piano Preview Favorite Download
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