Zwingburg, Op.14 (Krenek, Ernst)

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Language German
Publisher. Info. Vienna: Universal Edition, 1923. Plate U.E. 7407.
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General Information

Work Title Zwingburg
Alternative. Title Die Zwingburg; Szenische Kantate
Composer Krenek, Ernst
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.14
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IEK 4
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 act
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1922
First Performance. 1924/10/20 — Berlin, Staatsoper
First Publication. 1923 – Vienna: Universal Edition
Librettist Fritz Demuth (1892-1944?) and Franz Werfel (1890-1945)
Language German
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Voices: soprano, 4 tenors, baritone, bass + mixed chorus (SATTBB)
Orchestra: 3 flutes, 2 oboes, 4 clarinets, 3 bassoons + 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba + timpani, percussion + strings
On stage: 2 trumpets, 2 trombones
External Links Libretto at the Internet Archive