Die versunkene Glocke, Op.80 (Zöllner, Heinrich)


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Vorspiel zum 5.Akt. (Rautendeleins Leid)

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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1899. Plate Part. B. 934.
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General Information

Work Title Die versunkene Glocke
Alternative. Title The Submerged Bell (English title)
Composer Zöllner, Heinrich
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.80
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5 acts
First Performance. 8 July 1899, Berlin, Theater des Westens
First Publication. 1899
Librettist Composer after Gerhart Hauptmann (1862-1946)
Language German
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
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

Misc. Comments

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.