Franz Schreker: 5 Gesänge

Franz Schreker 5 Gesänge
5 Gesänge

Franz Schreker: 5 Gesänge

Year of composition:
1909/1922
Scored for:
for low voice and orchestra
Composer:
Franz Schreker
Text author:
Edith Ronsperger
Soloists:
low voice (mezzo-soprano, alto or baritone)
Instrumentation:
2 2 2 2 - 2 1 1 0 - timp, perc(2), hp(2), cel, basset hn, str
Instrumentation details:
1st flute
2nd flute (+picc)
oboe
cor anglais
clarinet in A (+cl(Bb))
basset horn
bass clarinet in Bb
bassoon
contrabassoon
1st horn in F
2nd horn in F
trumpet in C
trombone
timpani
percussion
1st harp
2nd harp
celesta
violin I
violin II
viola
violoncello
contrabass
Table of contents:
Ich frag' nach dir jedwede Morgensonne (aus "Tausend und ein Nächten")
Dies aber kann mein Sehnen nimmer fassen (E. Ronsperger)
Die Dunkelheit sinkt schwer wie Blei (E. Ronsperger)
Sie sind so schön, die milden, sonnenreichen (E. Ronsperger)
Einst gibt ein Tag mir alles Glück zu eigen (E. Ronsperger)
Duration:
20’
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5 Gesänge

Franz Schreker: 5 Gesänge

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for low voice and orchestra , 20’
Instr.: 2 2 2 2 - 2 1 1 0 - timp, perc(2), hp(2), cel, basset hn, str

5 Gesänge

Franz Schreker: 5 Gesänge

piano reduction
for low voice and orchestra , 20’
Instr.: 2 2 2 2 - 2 1 1 0 - timp, perc(2), hp(2), cel, basset hn, str

World première

Location:
Wien
Date:
17.09.1924
Orchestra:
Wiener Sinfonieorchester
Conductor:
Rudolf Nilius

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