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Wolfgang Rihm: Lichtzwang

  • Music in memoriam Paul Celan (1975-1976)
  • for violin and orchestra
  • 4 0 4 4 - 4 3 2 1 - timp(2), perc(5), hp, e.org, vla(10), vc(8), cb(6)
  • Duration: 18’
  • Soloists:
    violin
  • Instrumentation details:
    1st flute (+picc)
    2nd flute (+picc)
    3rd flute (+picc)
    4th flute (+picc)
    1st clarinet in Bb
    2nd clarinet in Bb
    3rd clarinet in Bb (+cl(Eb))
    4th clarinet in Bb (+bass cl(Bb))
    1st bassoon
    2nd bassoon
    3rd bassoon
    4th 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 (+bass tpt)
    tenor trombone
    contrabass trombone
    tuba
    timpani(2)
    percussion(5)
    harp
    electric organ
    viola(10)
    violoncello(8)
    contrabass(6)
  • Composer: Wolfgang Rihm
  • Commission: Kompositionsauftrag des RIAS Berlin

Audiosamples

The complete perusal score (PDF-preview)

World première

Location:
Royan (FR)
Date:
03.04.1977
Orchestra:
SWF-Sinfonieorchester
Conductor:
Ernest Bour
Main soloists:
János Négyesy, Vl

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