Das Augenlicht, Op.26 (Webern, Anton)

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Performers Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks
Hermann Scherchen
Publisher Info. Bayerischer Rundfunk (Bavarian Broadcasting, BR), 1958
Gagnaux Collection
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Misc. Notes Recorded 1958 January 23, Herkulessaal, Munich Residenz
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Language German
Publisher. Info. Vienna: Universal Edition, 1956. Plate U.E. 11473.
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Arranger Ludwig Zenk (1900-1949)
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Publisher. Info. Vienna: Universal Edition, 1956. Plate U.E. 11004.
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Work Title Das Augenlicht
Alternative. Title
Composer Webern, Anton
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.26
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 movement
Text Incipit Durch unsere offnen Augen
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1935
First Performance. 1938-06-17 in London, ISCM concert
BBC Singers and Orchestra, Hermann Scherchen (conductor)
First Publication. 1956
Copyright Information Scores with the English translation by Eric Smith (1931-2004) cannot be uploaded here.
Librettist Hildegard Jone (1891-1963)
Language German
Dedication Meiner Tochter Amalie Waller
Average DurationAvg. Duration 6 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation mixed chorus and orchestra
flute, oboe, clarinet (B), alto saxophone (E)
horn (F), trumpet (B), trombone
timpani, percussion
harp, mandolin, 8 violins, 4 violas, 4 cellos
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