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Title Horse Eats Hat (Un Chapeau de paille d'Italie)
Commercial Availability Status Unpublished
Ensemble Type Incidental Music

2222/4230/2 perc./2 solo pf./strings; cornet solo; small jazz band, gypsy waltz orchestra, player piano, bass vocal soloist.

Current Publisher Manuscript
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Cataloging Information

Copyright Date And Owner
Year Composed 1936
Year Revised
First Publisher Manuscript
Year Published
Manuscript Source(s) Location
Cardell Number n/a
Meckna Number W330

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Written by Eugene Labiche, translated by Edwin Denby

Directed by Orson Welles for the Federal Theater

Music by Paul Bowles; orchestrated by Virgil Thomson

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