Paul Hindemith (1895-1963)

Mörder, Hoffnung der Frauen (1919)

opéra en un acte
[Assassin, espoir des femmes]


stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1919
    • Duration : 24 mn
    • Editor : Schott
    • Opus : 12
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Oskar Kokoschka

Detailed formation
  • ensemble de voix solistes(3 soprano, contralto, baritone, 2 tenor, bass voice), unspecified choir
  • 3 flutes (also piccolo), 2 oboes, English horn, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon, 6 horns, 4 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, 3 percussionists, 2 harp, strings

Creation information

  • Date : 4 June 1921
    Location :

    Allemagne, Stuttgart, Württembergisches Landestheater


    Performers :

    Fritz Busch, direction