Basic Details

Title
Suite from "Louisiana Story"
Availability
Available
Category
Orchestral
Instrumentation
2.2.2.2-4.2.3.1-timp.2 perc-harp-str
Duration
18'
Publisher
G. Schirmer Inc.
Premiere
  • World: Academy of Music, Philadelphia, PA, November 26th, 1948 (Philadelphia Orchestra; Eugene Ormandy, conductor)
Edition/Catalog #
Hal Leonard 50339120; Music Room GS33912
Parts/Movements
  1. Pastoral (The Bayou and the Marsh Buggy)
  2. Chorale (The Derrick Arrives)
  3. Passacaglia (Robbing the Alligator's Nest)
  4. Fugue (Boy Fights Alligator)
Version Of
Louisiana Story (W320)
Versions

Cataloging Information

Copyright
©1949 G. Schirmer
Year Composed
1948
Year Published
1948
M.S. Location
The Virgil Thomson Papers at Irving S. Gilmore Music Library at Yale University
Cardell Number
Orch6[A-B]
Meckna Number
W30

Additional Info

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Disambiguation

Louisiana Story - Related Works and Disambiguation

Works derived from filmscore for orchestra, Louisiana Story:

Suite from "Louisiana Story" for orchestra (1948; G. Schirmer; See W30)

Suite from "Louisiana Story" arranged for piano by Andor Foldes (post-1948; G. Schirmer)

Second movement of Suite from "Louisiana Story" for orchestra arranged for woodwinds by Frank Erickson (1967; G. Schirmer)

Acadian Songs and Dances for orchestra (1948; G. Schirmer; See W31)

An unverified piano arrangement of Acadian Songs and Dances

Bayou (staged 1952; G. Schirmer), a ballet with music from Acadian Songs and Dances