New edition of Martinů's The Marriage

19.11.2012
New edition of Martinů's The Marriage

DILIA prepares new edition of comic two act opera The Marriage (Ženitba) (61’) by Bohuslav Martinů.


It is happened by offer of main publisher of this work Boosey & Hawkes. There are two versions of instrumentation. First is for large orchestra (1.picc.2.2.2-2.2.0.1-timp.perc:cyms/BD/SD-pft-strings)
Second one is reduced scoring by Udo Zimmermann and Rene Hirschfeld (1989): 2.1(=corA).1(=bcl).1(=dbn)-1.1.1.0-perc(1):timp/BD/SD/susp.cym/tgl- pft-strings(1.1.1.1.1).
Both versions will be available with full scores and orchestra parts, piano scores with English version and Czech translation.