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Music in the Air

Jerome Kern

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A Musical by Jerome Kern with libretto and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein the 2nd

Published by Warner/Chappell. Administered for hire and stage rights worldwide (excluding North America) by Faber Music Ltd


Undated, traditional or present day Bavarian costume

In the little Bavarian town of Edendorf, Karl and Sieglinde are in love. Karl, who is a young school master, writes the lyrics for Sieglinde’s father’s latest song, then he and Sieglinde go to see a music publisher. There they meet Frieda, an opera star, and her lover Bruno, who is a librettist. Bruno tries to make Sieglinde the star of his new operetta and Frieda develops an interest in Karl. However, Sieglinde fails to become a diva and she and Karl return home philosophically yet very happy. 


1 flute I/II
1 oboe
1 clarinet I/II
1 bassoon I/II
1 horn
1 trumpet I/II
1 trombone
1 percussion
1 harp
2 violins I
1 viola
1 cello
1 double bass


A full set of orchestral parts are available at a hire fee of £75.00 per set, per month as are vocal scores at £3.50 per copy, per month and libretti at £2.50 per copy, per month. 


Application pack includes application form, song and character lists, terms and conditions and full costing details. Download your application pack below:




Cast Size: Flexible

Genre(s): Musical Theatre, Romantic