Arminius, Op.43 (Bruch, Max)

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Language German / English
Translator Natalia Macfarren (1827–1916), English text
Publisher. Info. Berlin: N. Simrock, n.d.[1878]. Plate 7799.
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Language German / English
Translator Natalia Macfarren (1827–1916), English text
Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, n.d. (ca. 1890). Plate 6908.
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Work Title Arminius
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Composer Bruch, Max
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.43
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 sections
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1875, revised 1877
First Performance. 1875-12-4 — Barmen: Max Bruch (conductor) — Original version
1877-1-21 — Zurich — Revised version (from manuscript)
1883-5-5 — American premiere, composer conducting
First Publication. 1878 – Berlin: N. Simrock
Librettist Friedrich Hellmuth (J. Küppers, pseudonym) (1850-1936)
Language German
Dedication George Henschel (1850-1934)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 90 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voices: soloists, mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons + 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba + timpani + organ + strings

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Some information from Fifield's book, e.g. here.

Secular oratorio.