Instrumentation: Soprano (can be sung by a female voice, a boy soprano or chorally), mixed choir, picc., clar., harpsichord or marimba, hf, 2 percussionists, strings (12-10-8-6-4)
Text/Lyrics by: R.W. Fassbinder-excerpt as well as Paul to the Corinthians, 1st letter, chapter 5 / 1-3, 12, 12)
Introduction: Fassbinder excerpt 'Liebe ist kalt wie der Tod' (Love is as cold as Death) as dramatic consequence fo Paul's words.
Paul to the Corinthians:
Letter, 13th chapter, 1-3, 12, 13
Additional remarks: The work is the finale of the opera 'Albert-warum?'
World premiere: 01.08.2000, Regensburg theatre
Performers at world premiere: Regensburg theater ensemble and orchestra