Universal Edition - Ernst Krenek – Karl V.

Ernst Krenek
Karl V.

Opus: op. 73
Year of composition: 1933
Subtitle: Bühnenwerk mit Musik in 2 Teilen
Version: version 1983
Composer: Ernst Krenek
Librettist: Ernst Krenek
Parts: Karl V., Bariton
Juana, Alt
Eleonore, Sopran
Ferdinand, Tenor
Isabella, Sopran
Juan de Regla, Sprechrolle
Francisco Borgia, Tenor
Franz I., Tenor
Frangipani, Tenor
Luther, Bariton
einige kleinere Gesangspartien und Sprechrollen
Choir: SATB
Instrumentation: 2 2 3 2 - 4 2 2 1 - timp, perc(5), hp, mand, str - stage music: 3 tpt, perc(4)
Instrumentation details:
1st flute (+picc)
2nd flute (+picc)
1st oboe
2nd oboe
1st clarinet in Bb (+alto sax(Eb))
2nd clarinet in Bb (+alto sax(Eb))
3rd clarinet in Bb (+bass cl(Bb))
1st bassoon
2nd bassoon
1st horn in F
2nd horn in F
3rd horn in F
4th horn in F
1st trumpet in C
2nd trumpet in C
1st trombone
2nd trombone
violin I
violin II
stage music: 1st trumpet in C
2nd trumpet in C
Scenery: 1 Grunddekoration
Remarks: Study score available at Musikproduktion Höflich:
Duration: 180′
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Karl V., op. 73,

World Première

Location: Prag / Czech Republic
Date: 1938
Remarks: (1958 Düsseldorf)

Libretto – Karl V.

  • Edition type: libretto
  • Language: German
  • UE10531
  • ISBN: 978-3-7024-3343-7
  • ISMN: 979-0-008-07876-7
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