Richard Strauss (1864-1949)

Friedenstag (1935 -1936)

one-act opera for solo voices, choir and orchestra
[Jour de paix]

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1935 - 1936
    • Duration : 1 h 20 mn
    • Editor : Boosey & Hawkes
    • Opus : op. 81, Trenner 271
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Joseph Gregor.

Detailed formation
  • solistes : 2 sopranos, 3 tenors, 5 baritones, 4 solo bass voices
  • unspecified choir, 3 flutes (also piccolo), 2 oboes, English horn, 3 clarinets, bass clarinet, 3 bassoons, contrabassoon, 6 horns, 4 trumpets, 4 trombones, tuba, timpani, percussionist, 16 violins, 16 second violins, 12 violas, 10 cellos, 8 double basses

Creation information

  • Date : 24 July 1938
    Location :

    Allemagne, Munich, Opéra


    Performers :

    Clemens Krauss.

Observations

Orchestre sur scène : trompette, glockenspiel, orgue.