Universal Edition - Wolfgang Rihm – Lichtzwang

Wolfgang Rihm

Wolfgang Rihm

Year of composition: 1975-1976
Subtitle: Music in memoriam Paul Celan
Scored for: for violin and orchestra
Composer: Wolfgang Rihm
Soloists: violin
Instrumentation: 4 0 4 4 - 4 3 2 1 - timp(2), perc(5), hp,, vla(10), vc(8), cb(6)
Instrumentation details:
1st flute (+picc)
2nd flute (+picc)
3rd flute (+picc)
4th flute (+picc)
1st clarinet in Bb
2nd clarinet in Bb
3rd clarinet in Bb (+cl(Eb))
4th clarinet in Bb (+bass cl(Bb))
1st bassoon
2nd bassoon
3rd bassoon
4th bassoon (+cbsn)
1st horn in F
2nd horn in F
3rd horn in F
4th horn in F
1st trumpet in C
2nd trumpet in C
3rd trumpet in C (+bass tpt)
tenor trombone
contrabass trombone
electric organ
Commissioned by: Kompositionsauftrag des RIAS Berlin
Duration: 18′
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World Première

Location: Royan / France
Date: 03.04.1977
Orchestra: SWF-Sinfonieorchester
Conductor: Ernest Bour
Main Soloists: János Négyesy, Vl

Study score – Lichtzwang

Die Komposition folgt frei der Leseerfahrung einer imaginären Totenrede.

  • violin and orchestra
  • Edition type: study score
  • UE15058
  • ISBN: 978-3-7024-4661-1
  • ISMN: 979-0-008-02470-2
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