Giorgio Battistelli (1953)

Auf den Marmorklippen (2000 -2001)

musical visions based on the novel by Ernst Jünger
[Sur les falaises de marbre]

electronic work
stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2000 - 2001
    • Duration : 1 h 40 mn
    • Publisher : Ricordi, nº 138820
    • Libretto (details, author) :

      Giorgio Van Straten et Giorgio Battistelli

Detailed formation
  • soloists : actor, mime
  • ensemble of vocal soloists(tenor, 2 baritone, 5 bass voice, unspecified soloist voice [hors champ]), mixed choir [SATB]
  • 2 flutes (also piccolo), 2 oboes, 3 clarinets (also 2 E-flat clarinets, bass clarinet), 2 bassoons (also contrabassoon), 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, tuba, 3 percussionists, electronic/MIDI keyboard/synthesizer, strings

Premiere information

  • Date : 8 March 2000
    Location :

    Allemagne, Mannheim, Nationaltheater


    Performers :

    Orchestra and Choir Nationaltheater ; Adam Fischer, Wolfram Koloseus, direction ; Fura dels Baus, mise en scène

Information on the electronics
Electronic device : dispositif multimédia (vidéo, lumière)