Universal Edition - Gustav Mahler – The Song of the Earth

Gustav Mahler

Gustav Mahler
The Song of the Earth

Year of composition: 1908-1909
Year of arrangement: 2006
Subtitle: A Symphony
Scored for: for soli and chamber orchestra
Composer: Gustav Mahler
Arranger: Glen Cortese
Text Source: ‘The Chinese Flute’ - adaptation of Chinese poetry by Hans Bethge
Original Language: Deutsch
Soloists: tenor; alto; baritone
Instrumentation: 2 2 2 2 - 2 2 2 0 - timp, perc(2), hp, cel, str
Instrumentation details:
1st flute
2nd flute (+picc)
1st oboe
2nd oboe (+c.a)
1st clarinet in Bb
2nd clarinet in Bb (+cl(Eb))
1st bassoon
2nd bassoon (+cbsn)
1st horn in F
2nd horn in F
1st trumpet in C
2nd trumpet in C
1st trombone
2nd trombone
1st percussion (glockenspiel, triangle, cymbal, tambourine)
2nd percussion (triangle, cymbal, tam-tam, bass drum)
violin I
violin II
Duration: 60′
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