Manon Lescaut

Manon Lescaut is an opera in four acts by Giacomo Puccini, composed between 1890 and 1893. The story is based on the 1731 novel L'histoire du chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut by the Abbé Prévost and should not be confused with Manon, an 1884 opera by Jules Massenet based on the same novel. The libretto is in Italian, and was cobbled together by five librettists whom Puccini employed: Ruggero Leoncavallo, Marco Praga, Giuseppe Giacosa, Domenico Oliva and Luigi Illica. It was first performed in Teatro Regio in Turin, in ... more

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Sheet Music Manon Lescaut - Vocal Score (Milan: G. Ricordi, 1893) Preview Favorite Download
Sheet Music Manon Lescaut - Act I (Milan: G. Ricordi, No.115300, 1915) Preview Favorite Download
Sheet Music Manon Lescaut - Act II (Milan: G. Ricordi, No.115300, 1915 Preview Favorite Download
Sheet Music Manon Lescaut - Intermezzo & Act III (Milan: G. Ricordi, No.115300, 1915 Preview Favorite Download
Sheet Music Manon Lescaut - Act IV (Milan: G. Ricordi, No.115300, 1915 Preview Favorite Download
Sheet Music Manon Lescaut - Vocal Score (Milan: G. Ricordi, 1893) Preview Favorite Download

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Recording Manon Lescaut - Aria: "Donna non vidi mai" (Act I) Favorite Download

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