Musik zu Hebbel's Nibelungen, Op.47 (Lassen, Eduard)
Arrangements and Transcriptions
For Piano 4 hands
Leipzig: C.G. Röder.
Breslau: Julius Hainauer, . Plate J. 1208 H.
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|Work Title||Musik zu Hebbel's Nibelungen|
|Alternative Title||Elf Characterbilder für Orchester|
|First Performance||1861 May 18, Weimar, Großherzogliches Theater (as incidental music)|
|First Publication||1873 – Breslau: Julius Hainauer|
|External Links|| (Incidental music versions? -- Nibelungen I (Der gehörnte Siegfried) and II (Siegfrieds Tod)) (these were premiered 1861 January 31)
(Nibelungen III (Kriemhilds Rache)) (manuscript copies at Liszt-Hochschule, Weimar) (premiered 1861 May 18)
Actually, I'd argue with the description in the alternative title. The description at RISM makes it seem much more like incidental music - or perhaps this is an orchestral version/suite from, or deriving indirectly from, the incidental music, which seems to be scored for brass and organ only.