Dead Souls

Rodion Shchedrin

Year

1966-1976


Duration

120'


Instrumentation

solo voices, ballerina, chorus in the pit (including mezzo-soprano, alto soloists) - 4.2.3.3 - 4.3.3.1 - timp-4perc-cel-hpsd-hrp-balalaika-egtr - strgs


Genre

Stage Work with Guitar


Text/Libretto

Rodion Shchedrin after the novel by Nikolai Gogol


Premiere

Moskow, Russia, Bolshoi Theatre, 7 June 1977: Bolshoi Opera, Yuri Temirkanov (cond.)


Publisher

Boosey & Hawkes


Source

Boosey & Hawkes website;