Arien des Orpheus

Hans Werner Henze

Year

1979, rev. 1981


Duration

18'


Movements

I. Orpheus' erste Arie; II. Klagelied, Orpheus' zweite Arie; III. Danza generale; IV. Orpheus' dritte Arie


Instrumentation

amplified harpsichord, amplified guitar, harp, strings


Genre

Guitar in the Ensemble


Premiere

original version: Gelsenkirchen, Germany, 16 November 1980: Städtisches Orchester, Uwe Mund (cond.)
revised version: Chicago, IL, USA, 25 November 1981: Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Hans Werner Henze (cond.)


Publisher

Schott Musik International


Source

composer homepage; Schott website;