Der ferne Klang

Franz Schreker

Year

1903-1910


Duration

140'


Instrumentation

solo voices, chorus - 3(II-III=picc).3(III=corA).2.bcl.2.dbn - 4.3.3.1 - 2timp-3perc-glsp-2hrp-cel - strgs; behind the scene: Venetian music (1.0.1.0 - 2.0.0.0 - timp-tambourine-hrp-3mand-2gtr - 1.1.1.1.1), piano; on the stage: Gypsy music (cl, cimb, 2vln, vla, vlc, db)


Genre

Stage Work with Guitar


Text/Libretto

Franz Schreker


Premiere

Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 18 August 1912: Ludwig Rottenberg (cond.)


Publisher

Universal Edition


Source

Universal Edition website;