Johannes Kalitzke (1959)

Bericht über den Tod des Musikers Jack Tiergarten (1990 -1991)

scenic morality for three actors, soprano, baritone and chamber orchestra


stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1990 - 1991
    • Duration : 1 h 5 mn
    • Publisher : Edition Gravis, nº eg266KA
    • Libretto (details, author) :

      Thomas Brasch d’après Boris Vian

Detailed formation
  • soloists : 3 actors, soprano, baritone
  • flute [1 ou 2 musiciens] (also bass flute, piccolo, tenor recorder), clarinet [1 ou 2 musiciens] (also Eb clarinet, bass clarinet, contrabass clarinet), bassoon (also contrabassoon), trumpet (also thunder sheet, piccolo trumpet [ad libitum] ), trombone, tuba (also contrabass tuba), 2 percussionists [à 4] , piano [1 ou 2 musiciens] (also electronic/MIDI keyboard/synthesizer [DX-7] )

Premiere information

  • Date : 1992
    Location :

    Allemagne, Wiesbaden


Table of contents

Szene 1: Thema mit Variationen
Szene 2: Toccata und Ländler
Szene 3: Rezitativ und Arie
Szene 4: Ostinato
Szene 5: Präludium und Fuge
Szene 6: Chanson à la requiem
Szene 7: Marche funèbre – Epilog: Trois moments musicaux et un adieu.