Paul Dessau (1894-1979)

Orpheus 1930–31 (1930)


stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1930
    • Duration : 60 mn
    • Publisher : Boosey & Hawkes
    • Libretto (details, author) :

      Livret de Robert Seitz.

Detailed formation
  • soloists : tenor, bass voice
  • mixed choir, children's choir, flute (also piccolo), oboe, 2 clarinets, alto saxophone, bassoon, trumpet, tuba, percussion, piano, 2 violas, 2 cellos

Premiere information

  • Date : 1930
    Location :

    Allemagne, Berlin, Berliner Rundfunk