Year

1974/1980


Duration

195'


Instrumentation

solo voices - 2(I=picc).3(III=corA).3(III=bcl,picccl).2sax.3(III=dbn) - 4.3(I=flghn).4(I=thn).1 - 2timp-5perc-hrp-gtr-acc-eorg - 12.10.8.8.6; behind the stage: 2picc, 2cl, bcl, asax, dbn, Jazz tpt, trbn, perc, acc, org, db


Genre

Stage Work with Guitar


Text/Libretto

Bertolt Brecht, reworked by Friedrich Cerha


Premiere

Salzburg, Salzburger Festspiele, 7 August 1981: Theo Adam, Helmut Berger-Tuna, Martha Mödl, Ryszard Karczykowski, Marjana Lipovsek, Gabriele Sima, Emily Rawlins, a.o. / Wiener Philharmoniker, Christoph von Dohnanyi (cond.) / Otto Schenk (dir.)


Publisher

Universal Edition


Source

Universal Edition website; MIC Austria website;