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Schnittke, Alfred: Historia von D. Johann Fausten (1990) 105'
Opera in three acts and an epilogue

Music Text

libretto by Jorg Morgener and Alfred Schnittke after the book by Johann Spies (G)

Scoring

A,CT,2T,3Bar,3B; chorus; mute roles; ballet 3(II=afl,III=picc).3(III=corA).3(I=Ebcl/II=Ebcl,asax/III=bcl,barsax).3(III=dbn)-4.4.4.1-timp.perc(5):tgl/ susp.cym/flex/tamb/SD/3tom-t/wdbl/BD/gong/tam-t/glsp/t.bells/xyl/vib/marimba/drums/2lotosflutes- harp-cel-pft-hpcd-organ-2synth-elec.gtr-bass gtr-strings This work is represented by Boosey & Hawkes in the UK, British Commonwealth (excluding Canada) and the Republic of Ireland

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This work is available from Boosey & Hawkes for the UK, countries of the Commonwealth (excluding Canada) and the Republic of Ireland.

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World Premiere

22/06/1995
Hamburg
John Dew, director / Hamburg State Opera / Gerd Albrecht

Recommended Recording

Jürgen Freier, Eberhard Lorenz, Arno Raunig, Hanna Schwarz, Eberhard Büchner, Jonathan Barreto-Ramos, Christoph Johannes Wendel, Jürgen Fersch, Hamburg State Opera Chorus, Hamburg State Opera Orchestra, Gerd Albrecht
RCA Red Seal 09026684132

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