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Monteverdi - Kats-CherninDie Krönung der Poppea (L'incoronazione di Poppea) (1643/2012/17) 180'
Opera musicale in three acts with a prologue

Music Text      Deutsch
Libretto by Giovanni Francesco Busenello; German version by Susanne Felicitas Wolf (I,G)

4S,M,A,4T,2Bar,B; chorus; 0.2.0.asax.tsax(=barsax).0-0.2.cimbasso.0-perc(2):maracas/cast/claves/shaker/guiro/crot/tgl/cyms/BD/SD/; Tutti stings divided in: vla I–III, vlc I–II, db; Continuo: 2 gtr players, doubling and dividing the following instruments: banjo, dobro, mandolin, 12-string, electric, classical, Jazz, steal-string, slide, Hawaii, ukulele (some effects may be produced by the same instrument); 1 vlc(separate from the celli tutti); 1theorbo; 1kbd synthesizer: most used sounds include,,,, hpd, clavecin, and ad lib keyboard instruments as available..
Abbreviations (PDF).

This work is available from Boosey & Hawkes for the world.

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

World premiere of version
Komische Oper, Berlin
Barrie Kosky, director / Orchester und Ensemble der Komischen Oper Berlin / André de Ridder

World premiere of version
(new instrumentation) - Komische Oper, Berlin
Barrie Kosky, director / Orchester und Ensemble der Komischen Oper Berlin / Matthew Toogood

Recommended Recording
Komische Oper Berlin (live, 2012)
André de Ridder, cond. | Barrie Kosky, dir.
Arthaus / Unitel 109078

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