Universal Edition - Rolf Liebermann – Penelope

Rolf Liebermann

Rolf Liebermann

Year of composition: 1954/1955
Subtitle: Opera semiseria in 2 parts
Composer: Rolf Liebermann
Librettist: Heinrich Strobel
Parts: Penelope, soprano
Telemachos, soprano
3 suitors: spielbariton, bass buffo, tenor buffo
Ercole, tenor
Achille, baritone
1. Bote, baritone
2. Bote, tenor
Der Podestà von Castel Circeo, heldentenor
Odysseus, baritone
Choir: SATB
Instrumentation: 3 3 3 3 - 4 3 3 1 - timp, perc(3), hp, cel, pno(2), str
Instrumentation details:
1. flute
2. flute
3. flute (+ picc.)
1. oboe
2. oboe
3. oboe
1. clarinet in B
2. clarinet in B
3. clarinet in B (+ 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
perc (3)
violin I
violin II
music on stage: pno (4 hdg.)
Scenery: 3
Duration: 90′
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World Première

Location: Salzburg / Austria
Date: 1954

Libretto – Penelope

  • Edition type: libretto
  • UE12236
  • ISBN: 978-3-7024-2207-3
  • ISMN: 979-0-008-06983-3
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piano reduction - Penelope

  • Edition type: piano reduction

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