Baal
Bühnenwerk in 2 Teilen nach 4 Fassungen von Bertolt Brechts "Baal"
Composer: Cerha Friedrich
Year of Origin: 1974 - 1980
Duration: ~ 3h 15m
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Baal - Bühnenwerk in 2 Teilen nach 4 Fassungen von Bertolt Brechts "Baal"

Instrumentation Details

Orchestral Code:  2 S, MezzoS, T, Bar, B - 1, 2 Picc/3/5/2, 2 KFag, 2 Sax, ASax - 4/4/5/1 - 2 Pk, 5 Perc, Hf, Git, 2 Akk - 12/10/8/8/7 - EOrg

Solo: soprano (2), mezzo-soprano (1), tenor (1), baritone (1), bass (1)

piccolo (2), flute (1), oboe (3), clarinet (5), bass clarinet (1), bassoon (2), contrabassoon (2), saxophone (2), alto saxophone (1), horn (4), trumpet (4), trombone (5), tuba (1), timpani (2), percussion (6), harp (1), guitar (1), accordion (2), violin (22), viola (8), violoncello (8), double bass (7), electronic organ (1)

Sections/Movements

2 parts, 25 pictures, almost the same decoration in all parts

Publication

Type of Publication:  Publisher
Publisher:  Universal Edition

Additional Information

text: 4 sources of "Baal"

Premiere

Organiser:  Salzburg Festival
Location:  Salzburg
Year:  1981
Date:  7. August 1981
Performer:  Lipovsek Marjana

Other Performers: Theo Adam, Helmut Berger-Tuna, Heiner Hopfner, Gabriele Sima, Emily Rawlins, Martha Mödl, Paul Hoffmann
Further Information: Otto Schenk (staging), Rolf Langenfass (design), Christoph v. Dohnányi (cond)

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