Le Roi Bérenger

Ein Prolog und 18 Szenen nach 'Le Roi se meurt' von Eugène Ionesco

Heinrich Sutermeister

Year

1981-1983


Duration

85'


Instrumentation

solo voices, boys chorus - percussion, guitar (amplified), bass guitar (amplified), harp, strings (5.4.3.2.2) - on stage: crotales, celesta, glockenspiel, vibraphone, electric organ, water glass, tubular bells - in the orchestra: 8 solo voices - in the scenery: trumpet


Genre

Stage Work with Guitar


Text/Libretto

Eugène Ionesco, German translation by Heinrich Sutermeister


Commission

Bayerische Staatsoper München


Premiere

Munich, Germany, Altes Residenztheater, 22 July 1985: Heinz-Jürgen Demitz, baritone / Wolfgang Sawallisch (cond.)


Publisher

Schott Musik International


Source

Schott catalog; Christoph Jäggin, CH-Gitarre;