THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO  OPERA | MUSIC FOR FAMILY CONCERTS | WOODWIND QUINTET AND PIANO

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

a musical story

Duration:

61 minutes in two acts

Instrumentation:   

version I: woodwind quintet and piano
3 actors (F,M,M), flute/piccolo, oboe / English- horn, clarinet, horn, bassoon and piano

version II: chamber orchestra
3 actors (F,M,M), flute/piccolo, oboe / English- horn, clarinet, bassoon, horn, trumpet, trombone, percussion (1), harp, piano, strings

Year Composed:  

2009

 

Story By:

Carlo Collodi

Libretto By:

Lior Navok

Language:

English: translation by Evan Fallenberg
German: translation by Julia Freienberg
French: translation by Stéphane Mooser
Hebrew: by Lior Navok

Written For:

The Hindemith Quintet

Supported in Part By:

The Eric and Edith Siday Charitable Foundation

Premiere Performance:

19 September 2010
Oper Frankfurt
Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Michaela Ehinger, Marian Funk and Michael Kamp, actors


The Hindemith Woodwind Quintet
Dejan Gavric, flute
Nick Deutsch, oboe
Johannes Gmeinder, clarinet
Sibylle Mahni Haas, horn
Richard Morschel, bassoon
Roglit Ishai, piano
Yuval Zorn, conductor
Gil Alkabetz, Illustrations