Ernst Krenek: Orpheus und Eurydike

  • Opera in 3 acts (1923)
  • 3 2 4 3 - 6 4 3 1 - timp, perc(3), hp, str
  • Duration: 105’
  • Instrumentation details:
    piccolo
    1st flute
    2nd flute
    1st oboe
    2nd oboe
    1st clarinet in Bb
    2nd clarinet in Bb
    clarinet in Eb
    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
    5th horn in F
    6th horn in F
    1st trumpet in C
    2nd trumpet in C
    3rd trumpet in C
    4th trumpet in C
    1st trombone
    2nd trombone
    3rd trombone
    bass tuba
    timpani
    percussion(3)
    harp
    violin I
    violin II
    viola
    violoncello
    contrabass
  • Choir: SATB
  • Roles: Orpheus, tenor Eurydike, soprano Amor, silent part Psyche, soprano First, second, third fury, mezzo-sopranos Ein Betrunkener, bass Ein Krieger, baritone Ein Matrose, tenor Der Narr, baritone
  • Composer: Ernst Krenek
  • Writer of pre-existing text: Oskar Kokoschka
  • Text adapter: Franz Werfel
  • Dedication: Oskar Kokoschka gewidmet
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Ernst Krenek: Orpheus and Eurydike - op. 21 | UE8154

Drama in 3 Acts

  • Edition type: libretto
  • ISBN: 978-3-7024-2184-7
  • ISMN: 979-0-008-06923-9
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