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Music Text

Libretto by the composer, after 'La peau de chagrin' by Honoré de Balzac (G)

Scoring

Major roles: dramS,dramT,charBar;
Minor roles: 3S,3T,Bar,3B; ballet;
2(II=picc).2.2.2(II=dbn)-2.2.0.0-timp.perc-harp-hpd-strings;
On-stage: 2.2.2.2-2.2.0.0-timp-hpd-strings;
reduced orchestration possible

Abbreviations (PDF)

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

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


World Premiere
6/14/1959
Düsseldorf
Ensemble Deutsche Oper am Rhein / Reinhard Peters

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