Matthias Pintscher (1971)

Hérodiade-Fragmente (1999)

dramatic scene for soprano and orchestra

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1999
    • Duration : 24 mn
    • Editor : Bärenreiter
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Stéphane Mallarmé

Detailed formation
  • 3 flutes (also 2 piccolos, 1 bass flute), 2 oboes, 3 clarinets (also 1 Eb clarinet, 1 bass clarinet), 2 bassoons, 1 contrabassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, 1 contrabass tuba, 6 percussionists, 1 harp, 1 piano, 1 celesta, 14 violins, 12 second violins, 10 violas, 8 cellos, 6 double basses

Creation information

  • Date : 4 December 1999
    Location :

    Berlin


    Performers :

    Berliner Philharmonie, Christine Schäfer : soprano, Berliner Philharmonisches Orchester, direction : Claudio Abbado