Lieder und Tänze

aus der Operette "La Cubana"

Hans Werner Henze

Year

1992-1993


Duration

25'


Movements

I. Ouvertüre; II. Tivoli-Couplet; III. Canzona I; IV. Tango; V. Polonaise; VI. Ragtime; VII. Canzona II; VIII. Illusion


Instrumentation

mezzo-soprano - clarinet, alto saxophone (=soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone), trumpet, trombone, percussion, piano (=prepared piano ad lib.), guitar (=tenor banjo, mandolin), double bass


Genre

Guitar in the Ensemble


Text/Libretto

Hans Magnus Enzensberger


Commission

Collegium Novum Zürich


Premiere

Zürich, Switzerland, 12 September 1993: Maria Husmann, soprano / Collegium Novum Zürich


Publisher

Schott Musik International


Source

composer homepage; Schott website;