Vocal pieces 1989

Three Snow Songs (Drei Lieder über den Schnee)

Poems by Hans-Ulrich Treichel

For soprano, baritone and eight instruments
Commissioned by the Alte Oper Frankfurt

Year of composition 1989
Duration 5 minutes

I Schnee, den ich loben will
II Es ist ein Schnee gefallen
III Als die Erde verlassen war

Dedicated to Dieter Rexroth

World premiere

World premiere 8. September 1989

Frankfurt am Main · Alte Oper

Scharoun Ensemble
Soprano Maria Husmann
Baritone Kurt Widmer

Conductor Gernot Schulz

Instrumentation

1 Clarinetto(anche Clarinetto basso)
1 Fagotto
1 Corno
2 Violini
1 Viola
1 Violoncello
1 Contrabbasso