Composer A-Z

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Strauss, Richard: Capriccio op. 85 (1940-41) 130'


A conversation piece for music

Music Text  
Libretto by Clemens Krauss (G,E,F,I)

Scoring
Major roles: dramS,dramA,heldT,2Bar,B; minor roles: S,2T,B; chorus: 4T,4B 3(III=picc).2.corA.3.bhn.bcl.3(III=dbn)-4.2.3.0-timp.perc:cyms/BD- hpd-2harp-strings(16.16.10.10.6) On-stage: vln.vlc-hpd; backstage: string sextet
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
10/28/1942
Nationaltheater, Munich
Bavarian State Opera / Clemens Krauss


More on this Composer

Currency converter

* Estimated prices

Mailing List. Sign up for news updates and offers via email.

Help and FAQs

0161 946 9335 From the UK +44 (0)1619469335From overseas

Shop Help & FAQs