Universal Edition - Wolfgang Rihm – Drei Frauen

Wolfgang Rihm

Wolfgang Rihm
Drei Frauen

Year of composition: 2001-2009
Subtitle: Musiktheater in drei Monodramen und zwei Zwischenspielen
Scored for: for dramatic soprano, tenor and orchestra
Composer: Wolfgang Rihm
Text Source: Schauspiel 'Schlusschor' von Botho Strauß (siehe „Das Gehege“)
Klage der Ariadne aus den Dionysos-Dithyramben (siehe „Aria/Ariadne“)
Heinrich von Kleist (siehe „Penthesilea Monolog“)
Parts: Ariadne, die Frau, Penthesilea (soprano)
Dionysos (tenor)
A screaming male voice
Der Adler (tacet)
Instrumentation: 3 3 3 3 - 4 4 3 1 - timp, perc(3), hp, pno, str(14 12 10 8 6)
Instrumentation details:
flute(3) (+3rdpicc)
cor anglais
clarinet in A(2)
bass clarinet in Bb
trumpet in C(3)
high trumpet in C
contrabass tuba
violin I(14)
violin II(12)
Duration: 95′
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Drei Frauen

World Première

Location: Theater Basel Basel / Switzerland
Date: 25.09.2009
Orchestra: Sinfonieorchester Basel
Conductor: André de Ridder
Scenery: Georges Delnon
Main Soloists: Yeree Suh, Rayanne Dupuis, Renate Behle
Remarks: Theater Basel in collaboration with Festival Musica Strasbourg

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Drei Frauen
  • for dramatic soprano, tenor and orchestra
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