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Cahusac, Louis de 1706-1759

Overview
Works: 389 works in 982 publications in 3 languages and 5,372 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Filmed operas  Musical films  Nonfiction films  History  Ballets (Music)  Manuscripts 
Roles: Librettist, Author, Attributed name, Other, Contributor, Conductor, Censor, Editor, Composer, Correspondent, Creator
Classifications: M1500.R36, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Louis de Cahusac
Zoroastre : [tragédie lyrique en 5 actes] by Jean-Philippe Rameau( )

53 editions published between 1749 and 2000 in French and Undetermined and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zoroastre : [version de 1756] by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Recording )

23 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zoroastre. John Elwes,tenor Greta de Reyghere,soprano Mieke van der Sluis,Soperano Agnes Mellon, soprano Gregory Reinhart, bass Jacques Bona, bass Michel Versachaeve, bass Francois Fauche,bass Philippe Cantor, bassSigiswald Kuijken, conductor Libretto and notes included
Les fêtes de Polymnie : ballet héroïque by Jean-Philippe Rameau( )

5 editions published in 2015 in French and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zaïs by Jean-Philippe Rameau( )

5 editions published in 2015 in French and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Boréades by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Recording )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in French and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This mythical tale of a young queen, Alphise, determined to abdicate rather than contemplate an enforced marriage to a descendant of Boreas, is nothing less than highly-charged. Her forbidden love for Abaris is reciprocated, but seems hopeless until his divine origins are revealed, whereupon darkness is turned to light and Boreas's dingy domain is suffused with flowing colours, both literally and metaphorically
Anacréon : ballet héroïque en un acte : RCT 30 by Jean-Philippe Rameau( )

26 editions published in 2004 in French and Undetermined and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Operaballet
Naïs : opéra pour la paix by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Recording )

10 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Naïs: Opéra pour la Paix en trois actes et un prologue. Livret: Louis de Cahusac
Les Boréades : "tragédie en musique" in five acts : posthumous opera (1764) by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mythical tale of a young queen, Alphise, determined to abdicate rather than contemplate an enforced marriage to a descendant of Boreas. Written in 1763, the opera was abandoned in rehearsal for reasons still unclear; Rameau died the following year and the work disappeared from public view for more than 200 years
Zaïs : ballet héroïque en un prologue et quatre actes by Jean-Philippe Rameau( )

24 editions published between 1748 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Boréades : "tragédie en musique" en five acts by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les fêtes de Polymnie by Jean-Philippe Rameau( )

24 editions published between 1745 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zoroastre : opéra by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in French and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spectacle musical sur scène enregistré en direct au Drottningholms Slottsteather, Suède, les 19, 21 et 23 juillet 2006
Zais by Jean-Philippe Rameau( )

12 editions published between 1911 and 1968 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les fêtes de l'hymen et de l'amour by Jean-Philippe Rameau( )

15 editions published between 1895 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les fêtes de l'Hymen et de l'Amour : ballet héroïque en un prologue et trois entrées : RCT 38 by Jean-Philippe Rameau( )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La danse ancienne et moderne ou Traité historique de la danse by Louis de Cahusac( Book )

14 editions published between 1754 and 2004 in French and Undetermined and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L. de Cahusac, auteur de livrets de ballet et d'opéra pour Rameau, occupa une place importante dans le milieu artistique de la seconde moitié du XVIIIe siècle. Il participa à l'"Encyclopédie" et aux débats philosophiques et esthétiques de l'époque. Son ouvrage, écrit en 1754, traite non seulement de danse, mais aussi de musique, de spectacles et de fêtes, de l'Antiquité au XVIIIe siècle
La guirlande ; Zéphyre by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Recording )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in French and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zénéïde : comédie en un acte, en vers, avec un divertissement by Louis de Cahusac( Book )

31 editions published between 1744 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Item no. 379 in Two centuries of French drama, 1760-1960, a collection of 2,014 French dramas housed in the Department of Special Collections, University of Florida Libraries
Grigri : histoire véritable by Louis de Cahusac( Book )

11 editions published between 1739 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Quelqu'un qui n'est ni d'un coin ni de l'autre 1706-1759

Languages
French (263)

German (5)

English (3)