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|Work Title||Die versunkene Glocke|
|Alternative. Title||The Submerged Bell (English title)|
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.||Op.80|
|First Performance.||1899 July 8, Berlin, Theater des Westens|
|Librettist||Composer after Gerhart Hauptmann (1862-1946)|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Romantic|
|Instrumentation||Prelude to 5th Act: 3 Flutes, Oboes, English Horn, Clarinets in B♭, Bass Clarinet, Bassoons, 4 Horns in F, Trumpets in C, 3 Trombones, Tuba, Bells, Triangle, Timpani, Harp, Strings|
Note also Respighi's opera (also based on Hauptmann's play), premiered in 1927; and Wilhelm Grosz' incidental music from/published in 1917.
Prelude to 5th act performed (and recorded once in 1909, composer conducting) under its alternative title, Rautendeleins Leid.