Austen's Pride - A New Musical of Pride and Prejudice 

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Austen's Pride - A New Musical of Pride and Prejudice 

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Austen's Pride - A New Musical of Pride and Prejudice 

Compilation includes:

  • When I Fall in Love

  • My Dearest Jane (First Letter)

  • He Thinks / She Thinks

  • I Aim to Please

  • My Dream

  • The Netherfield Ball

  • My Poor Nerves

  • Not Romantic

  • I Can’t Resist a Redcoat

  • Had I Been in Love

  • The Portrait Song

  • Miss Bennet

  • Fine Eyes

Listed in chronological order:

When I Fall in Love

Instruments: Voice and Piano

Characters:

  • Elizabeth Bennet (soprano/belt, B3 to G5)

  • Jane Austen (mezzo/belt, B3 to D5, optional)

  • NOTE: Song can be cut to be a solo for Elizabeth

Description: After the arrival of the handsome and wealthy bachelors Charles Bingley and Fitzwilliam Darcy, Elizabeth questions the nature of love, romance, and what she wants in a potential partner. (10 pages)

Listen: https://soundcloud.com/jas-pride-and-prejudice/when-i-fall-in-love


 

My Dearest Jane (First Letter)

Instruments: Voice and Piano

Characters:

  • Caroline Bingley (soprano, E4 to G5)

Description: Jane Bennet receives an invitation to visit Mr. Bingley’s sister, Caroline. (2 pages)

Listen: https://soundcloud.com/jas-pride-and-prejudice/my-dearest-jane-first-letter


 

He Thinks / She Thinks

Instruments: Voice and Piano

Characters:

  • Elizabeth Bennet (soprano/belt, D4 to E5)

  • Fitzwilliam Darcy (baritone or bari-tenor, D3 to D4)

  • Caroline Bingley (optional spoken lines)

Description: While Elizabeth Bennet stays at Netherfield Park to take care of her sister, Fitzwilliam Darcy becomes increasingly intrigued with her, though Elizabeth is confused and exasperated by his “attention.” (6 pages)

Listen: https://soundcloud.com/jas-pride-and-prejudice/he-thinks-she-thinks


 

I Aim to Please

Instruments: Voice and Piano

Characters:

  • Mr. William Collins (tenor, D3 to B4)

  • Mrs. Bennet (soprano, C#4 to D5)

  • Mr. Bennet (optional spoken lines)

  • NOTE: Song can be cut/adapted to be a solo for Mr. Collins

Description: The Bennet’s pompous cousin, Mr. Collins, demonstrates his talent of flattering with delicacy. (6 pages)

Listen: https://soundcloud.com/jas-pride-and-prejudice/i-aim-to-please


 

My Dream

Instruments: Voice and Piano

Characters:

  • George Wickham (tenor or bari-tenor, C3 to G4)

  • Ensemble: SATB (optional)

Description: A handsome officer, George Wickham, shares with Elizabeth Bennet the story of his past and dreams for the future. (8 pages)

Listen: https://soundcloud.com/jas-pride-and-prejudice/my-dream


 

The Netherfield Ball

Instruments: Voice and Piano

Characters:

  • Charles Bingley (tenor, E3 to A4)

  • Jane Austen (mezzo/belt, B3 to D5)

  • Caroline Bingley (soprano)

  • Fitzwilliam Darcy (baritone)

  • Ensemble: SATB

Description: Charles Bingley decides to host a ball at Netherfield Park. Delighted, Jane Austen uses the occasion to question her plot choices and examine the interactions between all of the growing romantic relationships. (9 pages)

Listen: https://soundcloud.com/jas-pride-and-prejudice/the-netherfield-ball


 

My Poor Nerves

Instruments: Voice and Piano

Characters:

  • Mrs. Bennet (soprano, D4 to A5)

Description: Elizabeth Bennet rejects a proposal of marriage from Mr. Collins to the dismay of Elizabeth’s mother. (6 pages)

Listen: https://soundcloud.com/jas-pride-and-prejudice/my-poor-nerves


 

Not Romantic

Instruments: Voice and Piano

Characters:

  • Charlotte Lucas (mezzo or soprano, A3 to A4)

  • Jane Austen (mezzo/belt, B3 to D5)

  • Ensemble: SATB (optional)

Description: While Elizabeth Bennet could never marry someone she does not respect, Jane Austen recognizes that there are those who marry for convenience, and Elizabeth’s best friend, Charlotte Lucas, marries Mr. Collins. (5 pages)

Listen: https://soundcloud.com/jas-pride-and-prejudice/not-romantic


 

Had I Been in Love

Instruments: Voice and Piano

Characters:

  • Jane Austen (mezzo/belt, G#3 to F5)

  • Elizabeth Bennet (soprano/belt, B3 to G5)

  • Ensemble: SATB (optional)

Description: After Elizabeth Bennet refuses Mr. Darcy’s marriage proposal, Jane Austen determines that Darcy should seek Elizabeth out one more time in order to explain his actions. Elizabeth is humbled when she accepts the truth. (7 pages)

Listen: https://soundcloud.com/jas-pride-and-prejudice/had-i-been-in-love


 

I Can’t Resist a Redcoat

Instruments: Voice and Piano

Characters:

  • Lydia Bennet (soprano/belt, D4 to F#5)

  • Jane Austen (mezzo/belt, B3 to D5)

  • Cassandra Austen (mezzo or soprano, B3 to D5)

  • Male Ensemble (optional)

  • NOTE: Song can be cut/adapted to be a solo for Lydia

Description: Lydia Bennet dreams of her holiday with the militia after Jane Austen, with the encouragement of her sister, Cassandra, decides to send her to the seaside resort of Brighton. (9 pages)

Listen: https://soundcloud.com/jas-pride-and-prejudice/i-cant-resist-a-redcoat


 

The Portrait Song

Instruments: Voice and Piano

Characters:

  • Elizabeth Bennet (soprano/belt, B3 to E5)

  • Fitzwilliam Darcy (baritone or bari-tenor, D3 to E4)

Description: Elizabeth Bennet is invited to journey north with her uncle and aunt, and they visit Mr. Darcy’s home. While there, Elizabeth recognizes how mistaken she was about Mr. Darcy, and when Mr. Darcy appears unexpectedly, their romance begins. (11 pages)

Listen: https://soundcloud.com/jas-pride-and-prejudice/the-portrait-song


 

Miss Bennet

Instruments: Voice and Piano

Characters:

  • Lady Catherine de Bourgh (mezzo/belt, G3 to E5)

  • Elizabeth Bennet (soprano/belt, A3 to F5)

Description: Mr. Darcy’s aunt, Lady Catherine, disturbed by rumors of a possible engagement between her nephew and Elizabeth Bennet, appears to confront Elizabeth with her objections. (14 pages)

Listen: https://soundcloud.com/jas-pride-and-prejudice/miss-bennet


 

Fine Eyes

Instruments: Voice and Piano

Characters:

  • Fitzwilliam Darcy (baritone or bari-tenor, A2 to E4)

Description: Fitzwilliam Darcy hopes that Elizabeth Bennet will give him a second chance and begs Jane Austen for another opportunity. (5 pages)

Listen: https://soundcloud.com/jas-pride-and-prejudice/fine-eyes

 

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