Wolfgang Rihm (1952)

Penthesilea Monolog (2005)

pour soprano dramatique et orchestre

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2005
    • Duration : 20 mn
    • Editor : Universal Edition
    • Commission: pèlerinages Kunstfest Weimar
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Heinrich von Kleist

Detailed formation
  • soliste : solo soprano
  • 3 flutes (also 1 piccolo), 2 oboes, English horn, 2 A clarinets, bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets [en ut] , 3 trombones, bass tuba, timpani, 3 percussionists, harp, piano, strings

Creation information

  • Date : 20 August 2005
    Location :

    Allemagne, Weimar


    Performers :

    Gabriele Schnaut : soprano, Orchestre symphonique de la MDR, direction : Dennis Russell Davies.