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Wolfgang Rihm

Wolfgang Rihm

Year of composition: 1988
Scored for: for mixed choir, speaking choir and 22 players
Composer: Wolfgang Rihm
Text Source: "Les Illuminations"
Text Author: Arthur Rimbaud
Choir: SATB und Sprechchor: mind. 20 Stimmen
Instrumentation: 1 0 2 0 - 0 2 2 0 - perc(6), hp(2), pno(2), org, vc(2), cb(2)
Instrumentation details:
clarinet in Ab
clarinet in Eb
1st trumpet in C
2nd trumpet in C
1st trombone
2nd trombone
1st harp
2nd harp
1st piano (
2nd piano (+cel)
1st violoncello
2nd violoncello
1st contrabass
2nd contrabass
Duration: 7′
Dedication: gewidmet: K.H. Stockhausen zum 60. Geburtstag
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World Première

Location: Wien / Austria
Date: 26.10.1988
Orchestra: Wiener Philharmoniker
Choir: Wiener Jeunesse-Chor
Conductor: Claudio Abbado

score - Départ

  • for mixed choir, speaking choir and 22 players
  • Edition type: score

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