The Park, (Botho Strauss) stage music (1984)
Duration: 300:00 (40 min.)
Instrumentation: Soprano, male voice and chamber music ensemble
Text/Lyrics by: Botho Strauß
Introduction: Titania and Oberon appear as 'singing Gods' in this 5 hour stage work by Botho Strauss, they lose their verlieren mit ihrer deity as well as their singing ability throughout the piece.
Additional remarks: Stage music for the premiere of Botho Strauß's 'Der Park'. Direction: Dieter Bitterli
World premiere: 10.04.1984, Großes Haus der städtischen Bühnen Freiburg im Br.
Performers at world premiere: Hedwig Fassbender (soprano), chamber music ensemble, direction: Cornelius Schwehr