Die ägyptische Helena, Op.75 (Strauss, Richard)
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Berlin: Adolph Fürstner, 1928. Plate A. 9029 F.
|Work Title||Die ägyptische Helena, Op.75|
|Opus/Catalogue Number||Op.75 ; TrV 255|
|Year/Date of Composition||1927|
|Librettist||Hugo von Hofmannsthal (1874–1929)|
|Average Duration||2 hours 10 minutes|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Instrumentation||solo voices, chorus,|
orchestra: 4 flutes (3rd and 4th doubling on piccolo), 2 oboes, English horn, 3 clarinets, bass clarinet, 3 bassoons (3rd doubling on double bassoon), 6 horns, 6 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani,
bass drum, tamtam, snare drum, cymbals, glockenspiel, celesta, 2 harps, organ, strings
stage band: 6 oboes, 6 clarinets, 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 4 trombone, timpani, 4 triangle, 2 tambourines, wind machine