Hommage à Klaus Nomi

Olga Neuwirth

Year

1998


Duration

16'


Movements

I. So Simple (after K. Hoffmann, 'Simple Man'); II. Remember (after Purcell/Tate, 'Death' from 'Dido und Aeneas'); III. Can't Help It (after Holländer/Lerner, 'Falling in Love Again'); IV. The Witch (after Arlen/Harburg, 'Ding Dong' from 'Wizard of Oz')


Instrumentation

counter-tenor - bass clarinet, trumpet (=piccolo trumpet), synthesizer (2), percussion, electric guitar (with multi-effects), violoncello (ampl.), double bass (ampl.) - sampler


Genre

Guitar in the Ensemble


Text/Libretto

after K.Hoffmann, Purcell/Tate, Holländer/Lerner, Arlen/Harburg


Premiere

Salzburg, Austria, Salzburger Festspiele, 10 August 1998: Klangforum Wien


Publisher

Ricordi


Source

composer homepage; composer catalog; MIC Austria website;