Libretto by the composer after Alexander Pushkin (R,G,E)
Material with German phonetic notation
World premiere of version
Meininger Hof, Saalfeld
Daniel Klajner, director / Thüringer Landestheater Rudolstadt / Oliver Weder
This arrangement by Philipp Vandré is written for reduced orchestral forces. While the vocal parts remain unchanged, the chorus can be scaled down as required and size of instrumental ensemble can vary from 10 to over 16 players, depending on string strength.