Don Chisciotte

Hans Werner Henze

Year

1976


Duration

135'


Instrumentation

solo voices, actors - 1(=picc,afl ad lib.).1(=corA).1(=bcl).1(=dbn) - 0.0.0.0 - timp-3perc-pft(=perc,small organ)-hpsd(=org or prep.pft)-gtr - 1.0.1.1.1; on the stage: 2picc.0.2Ebcl.2.ssax.asax.tsax.0 - 4.tflghn(or bcl).bflghn(or bcl).2.2.2 - timp-2perc - 0.0.0.0.0


Genre

Stage Work with Guitar


Text/Libretto

Giuseppe Di Leva, Hans Werner Henze


Premiere

Montepulciano, Italy, 1. Cantiere Internazionale d'Arte, 1 August 1976: Giampiero Taverna (cond.) / Hans Werner Henze, staging


Publisher

Schott Musik International


Comment

Comic Opera by Giovanni Battista Lorenzi and Giovanni Paisiello. Newly told by Giuseppe Di Leva and Hans Werner Henze and also Henning Brauel.


Source

composer homepage; Schott website;