Lost Highway

Olga Neuwirth

Year

2002-2003


Duration

95'


Instrumentation

solo voices, actors - soloists: soprano saxophone (=tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone, with live electronics), clarinet (=bass clarinet, double bass clarinet, with live electronics), tenor trombone (=alto trombone, bass trombone, with live electronics), electric guitar (=Hawaii-guitar), accordion, keyboard - 2(I-II=picc,harmonica).1(=harmonica).2(I=Ebcl,II=harmonica).1(=dbn,harmonica) - 1.2(II=picctpt).ttrbn.1 - 2perc - 1.1.1.1.1(=bgtr) - sampler, live electronics, tapes/CD-player


Genre

Stage Work with Guitar


Text/Libretto

Elfriede Jelinek and Olga Neuwirth (after: David Lynch and Barry Gifford)


Premiere

Graz, Austria, Steirischer Herbst, 31 October 2003


Publisher

Boosey & Hawkes


Source

composer homepage; MIC Austria website;