Lamentationes Sacrae et Profanae ad Responsoria Iesualdi

Klaus Huber

Year

1993/1996-97


Duration

46'


Instrumentation

Cantus. Sextus. Altus. Tenor. Quintus. Bassus. (soprano, mezzo-soprano, counter tenor, tenor (2), bass baritone) - theorbo (="dritteltönige" gtr), bassetthorn (=bass clarinet).


Genre

Chorus and Instruments with Guitar


Text/Libretto

Ernesto Cardenal, Mahmud Doulatabadi, Klaus Huber, Jeremiah


Premiere

Witten, 25 April 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

composer website;