Universal Edition - Alexander Zemlinsky – Der Geburtstag der Infantin (Der Zwerg)

Alexander Zemlinsky

Alexander Zemlinsky
Der Geburtstag der Infantin (Der Zwerg)

Year of composition: 1920-1921
Subtitle: Ein tragisches Märchen für Musik in 1 Akt
Version: Neue Textfassung von Adolf Dresen (1981)
Composer: Alexander Zemlinsky
Text Source: "Geburtstag der Infantin" von Oscar Wilde
Librettist: Georg Klaren
Text Editor: Adolf Dresen
Parts: Donna Clara, Sopran
Ghita, Sopran
Don Estoban, hoher Bass
Der Zwerg, Tenor
3 Zofen, 2 Soprane und 1 Alt
Die Gespielinnen der Infantin, Soprane und Alte
weiters: Kammerleute und Diener
Choir: SA
Instrumentation: 3 3 5 4 - 4 3 3 1 - timp, perc(4), hp, cel, mand, guit, str; on stage: bsn, 2 cl(C), 2 hn(F), tamb, mand, str
Instrumentation details:
1. flute
2. flute
3. flute (+picc)
1. oboe
2. oboe
3. oboe (+c.a)
1. clarinet in A (+cl(Bb))
2. clarinet in A (+cl(Bb))
3. clarinet in A (+cl(Bb)
bass cl(Bb))
1. bassoon
2. bassoon
3. bassoon (+cbsn)
1. horn in F
2. horn in F
3. horn in F
4. horn in F
1. trumpet in C
2. trumpet in C
3. trumpet in C
1. trombone
2. trombone
3. trombone
bass tuba
violin I
violin II
music on stage: bassoon
clarinet in C(2)
1. horn in F
2. horn in F
1. violin
2. violin
Scenery: 1
Duration: 90′
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Der Geburtstag der Infantin (Der Zwerg) ...,

World Première

Location: Staatsoper Hamburg / Germany
Date: 20.09.1981
Conductor: Gerd Albrecht
Scenery: Adolf Dresen
Main Soloists: Janet Perry - Infantin; Kenneth Riegel - Zwerg

Libretto – Der Geburtstag der Infantin (Der Zwerg)

  • Edition type: libretto
  • UE18299
  • ISBN: 978-3-7024-2233-2
  • ISMN: 979-0-008-07179-9
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