Universal Edition - Wolfgang Rihm – Drängender Walzer

Wolfgang Rihm

Wolfgang Rihm
Drängender Walzer

Year of composition: 1986-1987
Subtitle: No. 3 from "3 Walzer"
Scored for: for orchestra
Composer: Wolfgang Rihm
Instrumentation: 2 2 2 2 - 4 2 3 0 - timp, perc, str(12 10 8 6 4)
Instrumentation details:
1st flute
2nd flute
1st oboe
2nd oboe
1st clarinet in Bb (or cl(A))
2nd clarinet in Bb (or cl(A))
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
3rd trombone
violin I(12)
violin II(10)
Remarks: see also "3 Walzer"
Duration: 5′
Dedication: für Karsten Witt
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Audio Excerpt

Drängender Walzer

World Première

Location: Frankfurt am Main / Germany
Date: 21.02.1987
Orchestra: Junge Deutsche Philharmonie
Conductor: Hans Werner Henze

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