Wolfgang Rihm (1952)

Séraphin (1994)

theater experience, first state

electronic work
stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1994
    • Duration : 1 h 10 mn
    • Publisher : Universal Edition
    • Commission: Ensemble 13, Manfred Reichert et Frankfurt Projekte GmbH, Dieter Rexroth
    • Libretto (details, author) :

      d'après Antonin Artaud, sans texte

Detailed formation
  • soloists : 3 solo mezzo-sopranos, 3 solo contraltos, 2 solo baritones
  • flute (also alto flute, piccolo), clarinet (also bass clarinet, saxophone), trumpet, trombone, 2 percussionists, harp, viola, cello, double bass

Premiere information

  • Date : 7 September 1994
    Location :

    Allemagne, Frankfurt am Main


    Performers :

    Richard Salter et Johannes M. Kösters : barytons, Ensemble Belcanto, Ensemble 13, direction : Manfred Reichert, Dietburg Spohr, vidéo : Klaus vom Bruch.

Information on the electronics
Electronic device : sons fixés sur support