Friedrich Cerha (1926)

Im Namen der Liebe (1999)

for baritone and orchestra

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1999
    • Duration : 26 mn
    • Publisher : Universal Edition
    • Commission: Festival de Música de Canarias
    • Libretto (details, author) :

      Peter Turrini

Detailed formation
  • soloist : solo baritone
  • 2 flutes (also 1 piccolo, 1 alto flute), 2 oboes (also 1 English horn), 2 clarinets, bass clarinet, soprano saxophone (also alto saxophone), 2 bassoons (also 1 contrabassoon), 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, 3 percussionists, harp, electric organ, strings

Premiere information

  • Date : 15 January 2001
    Location :

    Espagne, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria


    Performers :

    Bo Skovhus : baryton, Chapelle royale de Copenhague, direction : Michael Schonwandt.