Der magische Tänzer

Versuch eines Ausbruchs für zwei Menschen und zwei Marionetten

Heinz Holliger

Year

1963/1965


Duration

35'


Instrumentation

solo voice (2), dancer (2), actor (2) - orchestra: picc.2(II=picc).2(I=odba,II=corA).2(I=Ebcl,II=bcl).2.dbn - 3.3.3.1 - 5perc-2hrp-cel-pft - 12.0.7.6.6 - tape; tape music ensemble A: coloratura soprano, piccolo, maraca (4), xylophone (2), guitar, harpsichord; tape music ensemble B: tenor, percussion, harp (2), piano, celesta; tape music chorus: soprano (8), alto (8), tenor (8), bass (8)


Genre

Stage Work with Guitar


Text/Libretto

Nelly Sachs (in German)


Dedication

Nelly Sachs


Premiere

Basel, Switzerland, Stadttheater, 26 April 1970: Hans Zender (cond.)


Publisher

Ars Viva


Source

Schott website;