Wolfgang Rihm: Penthesilea Monolog

Wolfgang Rihm Penthesilea Monolog
Penthesilea Monolog

Wolfgang Rihm: Penthesilea Monolog

Year of composition:
2005
Scored for:
for dramatic soprano and orchestra
Composer:
Wolfgang Rihm
Text author:
Heinrich von Kleist
Piano reduction:
Gerald Resch
Soloists:
soprano
Instrumentation:
3 3 3 3 - 4 3 3 1 - timp, perc(3), hp, pno, str
Instrumentation details:
1st flute
2nd flute
3rd flute (+picc)
1st oboe
2nd oboe
cor anglais
1st clarinet in A
2nd clarinet in A
bass clarinet in Bb
1st bassoon
2nd bassoon
contrabassoon
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
1st trombone
2nd trombone
3rd trombone
bass tuba
timpani
1st percussion
2nd percussion
3rd percussion
harp
piano
violin I
violin II
viola
violoncello
contrabass
Commission:
Auftragswerk von pèlerinages Kunstfest Weimar
Duration:
20’
Dedication:
geschrieben für Gabriele Schnaut
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World première

Location:
Weimar
Date:
20.08.2005
Orchestra:
MDR Sinfonieorchester
Conductor:
Dennis Russell Davies

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