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Der Zigeunerprimas is a three-act operetta, which was composed by Emmerich Kálmán. The libretto was written by Julius Wilhelm and Fritz Grünbaum. It premiered in Vienna, at the Johann Strauss Theatre, on 11 October 1912.

It was re-titled Sári and presented at the Liberty Theatre, New York, on 13 January 1914, with English lyrics by C. C. S. Cushing and E. P. Heath.

Dramatis Personæ

PALI RACZ   (The Gypsy Leader) Van Rensselaer Wheeler
LACZI RACZ
SÁRI RACZ
KLARI RACZ
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J. Humbird Duffey
Mizzi Hajos
Eva Ball
JOSKA FEKETE   (his friend) Karl Stall
JULISKA FEKETE   (his daughter) Blanche Duffield
GASTON   (Count Irini) Charles Meakins
CADEAUX   (his shadow) Harry Davenport
COUNT ESTRAGON   (H. R. H. King of Massilia) Wilmuth Merkyl
COUNT MUSTARI   (his Master of Ceremonies) Eugene Roder
PIERRE Harry Crapo

MIDI Files

ACT I   -   Courtyard of Pali Racz's home, Lorinczfalva, Hungary.

ACT II   -   Paris home of Count Irini.


External Links
Der Zigeunerprimas at Wikipedia
Vocal Score at UR Research

American Musical Theatre

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