Habanera (from Carmen)

Georges Bizet (1838-1875): L’amour est un oiseau rebelle (habanera) from Carmen.

The most famous aria of the opera Carmen, very peculiar for its chromatic melody and its incisive rhythm.

Transcription for recorder and piano by Massimo Pennesi. This interactive score was published first in the post Habanera de la Carmen de Bizet, in the blog educacionmusical.es.

Elīna Garanča (Moscow, 2008)