Luther in Worms, Op.36 (Meinardus, Ludwig Siegfried)

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Editor Neue durchgesehene Ausgabe
Engraver Leipzig: E. Jul. Pickenhahn.
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F.W. Siegel, 1883. Plate 6910.6912.
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Engraver Leipzig: E. Jul. Pickenhahn.
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Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(after 1882).
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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F.W. Siegel, 1883. Plate 6912.
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Editor First edition
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Publisher. Info. Hamburg: Joh. Aug. Böhme, n.d.[1876].
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General Information

Work Title Luther in Worms
Alternative. Title Oratorium in zwei theilen
Composer Meinardus, Ludwig Siegfried
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.36
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILM 6
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 parts (14 numbers)
First Performance. 1874, Weimar conducted by Franz Liszt
First Publication. 1876
  • 1883 revision made and published for the 400th birthday of Martin Luther
Librettist Wilhelm Rossmann (1829–1886)
Language German
Average DurationAvg. Duration 100 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voices: 2 sopranos, alto, 2 tenors, 2 baritones, 5 basses + mixed chorus (SSAATTBB), children's chorus
Orchestra: flutes, oboes, clarinets, bassoons, 3 horns, trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, strings (organ ad libitum)
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