Umkehr - im Licht sein...

Diptychon für Chor/Chorstimmen, Mezzosopran, Sprecher und kleines Orchester

Klaus Huber

Year

1997


Duration

35'


Instrumentation

mezzo-soprano, speaker, chorus (24-30 singers) - 2.2.2.2 - 2.2.2.1 - timp-2perc-gtr("dritteltönig") - 3.2.3.2.1


Genre

Guitar in the Orchestra


Text/Libretto

Max Frisch, Ossip Mandelstam, Kurt Marti


Premiere

Frankfurt, 12 October 1997


Publisher

Ricordi


Tuning

microtonal


Comment

"dritteltönig"=1/3 tone intonation, meaning the difference between steps is 67 Cents, or 2x a 1/6th tone.


Source

Ricordi (Germany) website;