Der neue Orpheus, Op.15 (Weill, Kurt)

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Sheet Music

Vocal Scores

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Arranger Arthur Willner (1881-1959), piano reduction
Publisher. Info. Vienna: Universal Edition, 1926. Plate U.E. 8472
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General Information

Work Title Der neue Orpheus
Alternative. Title
Composer Weill, Kurt
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.15 (though see below)
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IKW 4
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1925
First Performance. 1927-02-03, Berlin
First Publication. 1926 (vocal score)
Librettist Yvan Goll (1891-1950)
Language German
Average DurationAvg. Duration 18 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation soprano, violin, orchestra

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Various numbered Opus 15 or 16, depending on source. The vocal score claims Op.15, but Universal Edition's website claims Op.16.