Jörg Widmann (1973)

Das heiße Herz (2018)

version for baritone and orchestra

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2018
    • Duration : 40 mn
    • Publisher : Schott
    • Commission: Bamberger Symphoniker, Cleveland Orchestra, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Casa da Musica Porto
Detailed formation
  • soloist : baritone
  • 4 flutes (also 4 piccolos, 2 flutes [avec patte de si] ), 4 oboes (also oboe d'amore, English horn), 4 clarinets (also bass clarinet, contrabass clarinet), 4 bassoons (also contrabassoon), 4 horns, 4 trumpets, 4 trombones, tuba, piano, accordion, celesta, timpani, 4 percussionists, 2 harp, 16 violins, 14 second violins, 12 violas, 10 cellos, 8 double basses

Premiere information

  • Date : 26 April 2018
    Location :

    Allemagne, Bamberg, Konzerthalle


    Performers :

    Christian Gerhaher, baryton ; Bamberger Symphoniker ; Jakub Hrůša, direction.

Table of contents

I. Der arme Kaspar
II. Spätes Liebeslied
III. Liebeslied
IV. Hab ein Ringlein am Finger
V. Eifersucht
VI. Das Fräulein stand am Meere
VII. Kartenspiel
VIII. Einsam will ich untergehn