Universal Edition - Wolfgang Rihm – Wölfli-Lieder

Wolfgang Rihm

Wolfgang Rihm

Year of composition: 1981/1982
Subtitle: Wölfli-Liederbuch - 2nd version
Scored for: for bass-baritone and orchestra
Composer: Wolfgang Rihm
Text Source: "Wölfli-Liederbuch"
Text Author: Adolf Wölfli
Soloists: bass-baritone
Instrumentation: 2 2 2 2 - 4 2 3 1 - timp, perc(2), hp, pno, str(12 10 8 6 4)
Instrumentation details:
1st flute
2nd flute (+picc)
1st oboe
2nd oboe (+c.a)
1st clarinet in Bb
2nd clarinet in Bb (+bass cl(Bb))
1st bassoon
2nd 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
1st trombone
2nd trombone
3rd trombone
bass tuba
violin I(12)
violin II(10)
Duration: 10′
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Audio Excerpt


World Première

Location: Rheingoldhalle Mainz / Germany
Date: 28.11.1982
Orchestra: SWF-Sinfonieorchester
Conductor: Jirí Belohlávek
Main Soloists: Wolfgang Müller-Lorenz, Bar

score - Wölfli-Lieder

  • for bass-baritone and orchestra
  • Edition type: score

score - Wölfli-Lieder

  • for bass-baritone and orchestra
  • Edition type: score

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