Giuseppe Verdi: 8 Romanze

(Arranger: Luciano Berio)

  • 2 2 2 2 - 2 2 2 1 - timp, perc, hp, str
  • Duration: 25’
  • Soloists:
    tenore
  • Instrumentation details:
    1st flute
    2nd flute
    1st oboe
    2nd oboe
    1st clarinet in Bb
    2nd clarinet in Bb
    1st bassoon
    2nd bassoon
    1st horn in F
    2nd horn in F
    1st trumpet in C
    2nd trumpet in C
    1st trombone
    2nd trombone
    bass tuba
    timpani
    percussion
    harp
    violin I
    violin II
    viola
    violoncello
    contrabass
  • Composer: Giuseppe Verdi
  • Writer of pre-existing text: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  • Arranger: Luciano Berio
  • Text author: Andrea MaffeiFelice RomaniTemistocle SoleraJacopo Vitorelli
  • Text adapter: Luigi Balestra
  • Table of contents:
    In solitaria stanza (Jacopo Vittorelli)
    Il poveretto (S. M. Maggioni)
    Il mistero (Felice Romani)
    L' esule (Temistocle Solera)
    Deh, pietoso, oh addolorata (J. W. v. Goethe, trad. Luigi Balestra)
    Il tramonto (Andrea Maffei)
    Ad una stella (Andrea Maffei)
    Brindisi (Andrea Maffei)
  • Dedication: a Mimma Guastoni con affetto

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World première

Location:
Padua (IT)
Date:
27.09.1990
Orchestra:
English Chamber Orchestra
Conductor:
Luciano Berio
Main soloists:
José Carreras

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