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Universal Edition - Alexander Zemlinsky – Eine florentinische Tragödie

Alexander Zemlinsky

Alexander Zemlinsky
Eine florentinische Tragödie

Opus: op. 16
Year of composition: 1916
Year of arrangement: 2015
Subtitle: Oper in 1 Aufzug
Scored for: for soli and ensemble or chamber orchestra
Composer: Alexander Zemlinsky
Arranger: Roland Freisitzer
Text Source: "A Florentine Tragedy" von Oscar Wilde
Librettist: Max Meyerfeld
Parts: Guido Bardi, Tenor
Simone, Bariton
Bianca, Sopran
Instrumentation: 1 1 3 1 - 2 1 1 0 - timp, perc(2), cel, pno, str
Instrumentation details:
flute (+picc)
oboe (+c.a)
1st clarinet in Bb (+cl(A))
2nd clarinet in Bb (+cl(A)): bass clarinet in Bb
bassoon
1st horn in F
2nd horn in F
trumpet in C
trombone
timpani
percussion(2)
piano
celesta
violin I
violin II
viola
violoncello
double bass (solo strings or string section)
Scenery: 1
Duration: 60′
 
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World Première

Location: Musikverein, Brahms-Saal Wien / Austria
Date: 11.05.2015
Orchestra: Ensemble Kontrapunkte
Conductor: Peter Keuschnig
Main Soloists: Alda Caiello, Dietmar Kerschbaum, Steven Scheschareg

Work Introduction

In keeping with the chamber drama character of the material, Roland Freisitzer has also arranged a chamber version of the opera. This chamber version makes do with just 20 instruments (optionally with string sections). Such a radical reduction of the orchestra called for significant alterations to the work so that, by changing and re-weighting the instrumentation, the absence of certain instruments in the score is not seen as a shortcoming but rather as a means of bringing Zemlinsky’s superb harmonic ideas to the fore once again. All of which makes for riveting chamber music theatre!

study score - Eine florentinische Tragödie

Eine florentinische Tragödie
  • for soli and ensemble or chamber orchestra
  • Edition type: study score

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