Elegie für junge Liebende

Hans Werner Henze

Year

1959-1961, rev. 1987


Duration

150'


Instrumentation

solo voices - 1(=picc, afl, arec ad lib.).1(corA).1(=bcl).asax.1 - 1.1.1.0 - 3perc-hrp-pft-cel-glsp-flex.(or other electronic instrument)-mba-vib-mand-gtr - 2.0.1.1.1


Genre

Stage Work with Guitar


Text/Libretto

Wystan Hugh Auden, Chester Kallman


Dedication

in memory of Hugo von Hofmannsthal


Premiere

Schwetzingen, Germany, Schwetzinger Festspiele, 20 May 1961: Bayerische Staatsoper, Heinrich Bender (cond.)


Publisher

Schott Musik International


Source

composer homepage; Schott website;