Symphonic Prologue to King Oedipus, Op.11 (Schillings, Max von)



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Editor First edition
Engraver Leipzig: C.G. Röder.
Publisher. Info. Berlin: Ed. Bote & G. Bock, 1900. Plate 15079.
Misc. Notes Score is a presentation copy to the conductor Felix Mottl autographed by the composer.
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For 2 Pianos (Behn)

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Arranger Hermann Behn (1859-1927)
Publisher. Info. Berlin: Bote & Bock, n.d.[1901]. Plate 15014.
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General Information

Work Title Symphonic Prologue to King Oedipus
Alternative. Title Symphonischer Prolog zu Sophokles' „König Oedipus“
Composer Schillings, Max von
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.11
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IMS 12
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 movement
First Publication. 1900 – Berlin: Bote & Bock
Average DurationAvg. Duration 12-15 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Orchestra: 3 flutes, 2 oboes, English horn, 2 clarinets (in A), 3 bassoons + 4 horns (in F/E), 3 trumpets (in C/E), 3 trombones, tuba + timpani, bass drum, tam-tam + harp + strings

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Orchestra parts published 1900: Hofmeister's Monatsbericht (1900), p.496