Hanns Eisler (1898-1962)

Tempo der Zeit (1929)

for contralto, bass, narrator, mixed choir, wind instruments and percussion

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1929
    • Duration : 20 mn
    • Publisher : Universal Edition
    • Libretto (details, author) :

      David Weber.

Detailed formation
  • soloists : contralto, bass voice, narrator
  • mixed choir
  • 3 flutes (also piccolo), 3 clarinets (also 2 Eb clarinets), tenor saxophone, bassoon, 2 trumpets, trombone, tuba, 2 percussionists

Premiere information

Table of contents

  • Arie
  • Lied
  • Recitativ und Choral
  • Schlusschor
  • Tempo Frisch
  • Zwischenspiel