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Pfitzner, HansDas Herz (The Heart) op. 39 (1930-31) 170'
Drama for music in three acts

Music Text  
Libretto by Hans Mahner-Mons (G)

Scoring
Major roles: S,A,T,Bar,B; 11 minor roles; chorus 3.3.3.3-4.3.3.1-timp.perc-cel-harp-strings.
Abbreviations (PDF).

Territory
This work is available from Boosey & Hawkes for all countries except Germany, Italy, Portugal, Danzig, and the former territories of the USSR.


For full details on this stagework, including synopsis and roles, please visit our Opera section.


World Premiere
11/12/1931
Staatsoper, Berlin
Berlin Staatsoper / Wilhelm Furtwängler


World Premiere
11/12/1931
Munich
unknown / Hans Knappertsbusch


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