Victoria Borisova-Ollas: Dracula

  • 3 3 3 3 - 4 3 3 1 - timp, perc(3), hp, keyb, keyb, tape, str
  • Duration: 120’
  • Instrumentation details:
    1st flute
    2nd flute
    3rd flute (+picc)
    1st oboe
    2nd oboe
    3rd oboe (+c.a)
    1st clarinet in Bb
    2nd clarinet in Bb
    3rd clarinet in Bb (+bass cl(Bb))
    1st bassoon
    2nd bassoon
    3rd bassoon (+cbsn)
    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
    tuba
    timpani
    1st percussion
    2nd percussion
    3rd percussion
    1st keyboard (+pno
    cel
    hpsd)
    2nd keyboard (+org)
    harp
    tape
    violin I
    violin II
    viola
    violoncello
    double bass;
  • Choir: SATB (30 bis 40 Personen)
  • Roles: Mina (Soprano) Jonathan (Tenor) Dracula (Baritone) Elizabetha (Alto / Mezzosoprano) Lucy (lyric Soprano) Mrs. Westenra (Mezzosoprano) Quincey (Tenor) Holmwood (Baritone) Dr. Seward (Bassbaritone) Dr. Van Helsing (Bass) Renfield (Tenor) Vampyr 1 (Soprano) Vampyr 2 (Soprano) Vampyr 3 (Tenor oder Soprano) Maria (Alto; choirsoloist) Prästen (Bass; choirsoloist) Draculas betjänt (silent role; dancer) 2 kistbärarna (silent role; background actor) Dancer
  • Composer: Victoria Borisova-Ollas
  • Commission: Commissioned by Kungliga Operan / The Royal Swedish Opera
  • Remarks: Libretto: ClaesPeter Hellwig and Kristian Benkö

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World première

Location:
Kungliga Operan, Stockholm (SE)
Date:
28.10.2017
Orchestra:
Kungliga Hovkapellet
Conductor:
Karen Kamensek
Main soloists:
Mina, Elisabeth Meyer; Jonathan, Joel Annmo; Dracula, Ola Eliasson; Elizabetha, Katarina Leoson; Lucy, Sanna Gibbs; Mrs. Westenra, Susann Végh; Quincey, Jon Nilsson; Holmwood, Kristian Flor; Dr. Seward, Johan Edholm; Dr. Van Helsing, Lars Arvidsson; Renfi

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