Weltfeier, Op.17 (Weigl, Karl)

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Publisher. Info. Mainz: B. Schott's Söhne, 1924. Plate 31113.
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General Information

Work Title Weltfeier
Alternative. Title Symphonische Kantate
Composer Weigl, Karl
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.17
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IKW 5
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
  1. Nänie
  2. Gespräch mit dem Tode
  3. Nachtstück
  4. Weltfeier
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1912
First Performance. 1921 in Vienna. Paul von Klenau, conductor
First Publication. 1924 ?
Librettist Heinrich Hart (1855-1906)
Language German
Dedication Dedicated to the composer's mother. Commissioned by Paul Wittgenstein.
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Tenor solo, baritone solo, mixed choir, and orchestra Piccolo, 2 flutes, 3 oboes (3rd also English horn), 3 clarinets (3rd also bass clarinet), 3 bassoons (3rd also contrabassoon), 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones (and a 4th onstage), tuba, percussion (ad lib), organ, 2 harps, strings
External Links Description of Manuscript at FLP