("When the right blood under the hatchet flows. Cast, Chorus, Orchestra, Ernst von Schuch (conductor) First Pub lication. Das Libretto schrieb Hugo von Hofmannsthal. "), "Es muss etwas geschehen sein!" "), "Hörst du denn nicht." Elektra. Orest is dead! Then, taken aback, she recognizes him: it is Orest who has come back in disguise. (The order of these conversations closely follows Sophocles' play. While they do their work, they ask where can Elektra be, and she emerges from the shadows with a wild look on her face. Schwester!" Only one servant shows sympathy for her, but she is taken away by the overseer to be flogged. ("Something must have happened! Bangerter, Lowell, A., Hugo von Hofmannsthal, Frederick Ungar, 1977. Mycenae, ancient Greece. Klytaemnestra laughs hysterically and, mocking Elektra, leaves. Hugo Von Hofmannsthal. Hugo von Hofmannsthal (Beč, 1. veljače 1874.- 15.srpnja 1929.) ("I have no good nights. Elektra marks his first collaboration with Hugo von Hofmannsthal (1874–1929), with whom he developed a partnership that became one of the most remarkable in operatic history. This concise book is probably the best introduction in English to the entire range of Hofmannsthal’s work in all genres. The Trainbearer and Confidante come out of the palace and lead Orest in. Rodolphe von Hofmannsthal, great-grandson of Hugo, is married to Lady Frances von Hofmannsthal, nee Armstrong-Jones, daughter of the 1st Earl of Snowdon (former husband of Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon) and his second wife, Lucy Mary Davies. Elektra curses her. regia Marco Sgrosso con Elisabetta Vergani, Angela malfitano, Martina De Santis , Federico ManfrediFarneto Teatro/ Teatro del Buratto Hofmannsthal's and Strauss's adaptation of the story focuses tightly on Elektra, thoroughly developing her character by single-mindedly expressing her emotions and psychology as she meets with other characters, mostly one at a time. ("How can I not hear? This DVD chapter title is taken from libretto stage directions that Klytaemnestra makes signs calling for lights. The opera was the first of many collaborations between Strauss and Hofmannsthal. Before the opera begins, Agamemnon has sacrificed Iphigenia on the ruse that she is to be married, and subsequently goes off to war against Troy. Electra Summary. mai 1901 ble Harriet Bosse gift i Stockholm med den store svenske forfatteren og dramatikeren August Strindberg, som var 30 år eldre enn henne, og hadde vært gift to ganger tidligere.Med ham fikk hun datteren Anne-Marie (1902–2007). Austrian poet, dramatist and librettist Hugo von Hofmannsthal (1874–1929) was one of the foremost writers in German of the early 20th century. ("I can not sit and stare into the darkness. Elektra grieves. If you are at an office or shared network, you can ask the network administrator to run a scan across the network looking for misconfigured or infected devices. "), "Ich habe keine guten Nächte." 60 est un opéra allemand en un prologue et un acte de Richard Strauss sur un livret d'Hugo von Hofmannsthal, créé le 25 octobre 1912 dans la petite salle du Neues Königliches Hoftheater de Stuttgart , puis dans une nouvelle version le 4 octobre 1916 à Vienne . Apr 30, 2016 . Klytaemnestra confides to her daughter that she has been suffering nightmares every night and that she still has not found the way to appease the gods. Hofmannsthal is gebore in Landstraße, Wene, as die seun van 'n Oostenrykse moeder uit die boonste klasse, Anna Maria Josefa Fohleutner (1852–1904), en 'n Oostenryks-Italiaanse bankbestuurder, Hugo August Peter Hofmann, "Edler von Hofmannsthal" (1841-1915). Reference : op.58. Elektra: Tragödie in Einem Aufzuge (Classic Reprint) (German Edition) (German) Paperback – December 9, 2017 by Hugo von Hofmannsthal (Author) 4.1 out of 5 stars 14 ratings Elektra, Op. Both sisters sink to the ground in misery. The LCU Performing Arts students final show of the year Elektra is coming up this week. Hugo von Hofmannsthal was born on February 1, 1874 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary as Edler von Hofmannsthal Hugo Laurenz August Hofmann. in fine condition . "), "Lichter! Elektra is ecstatic and wants to lead the crowd to dance but at first cannot. Chrysothemis fights off her sister and flees. She hears that he is expecting to be called from within the palace because he has a message for the lady of the house. • Fearing his wrath, she tells the others to run inside. Find books In reality, it is Klytaemnestra, who has just been awakened by her own nightmares. Other articles where Elektra is discussed: Richard Strauss: Life: In 1909 the opera Elektra marked Strauss’s first collaboration with the Austrian poet and dramatist Hugo von Hofmannsthal. 58) ist eine Oper in einem Aufzug von Richard Strauss. Pilade, figlio di Anassibia, una delle sorelle di Agamennone, e quindi cugino di Oreste, segue quest'ultimo a Tebe per compiere l'assassinio, dopo il quale Elettra sposerà il cugino Pilade. austrijski je pisac židovsko-talijanskog podrijetla rođen u Beču. "), "Was bluten muß? Many later artistic interpretations of her life exist, including Hugo von Hofmannsthal’s play Elektra (1903), later made into an opera by Richard Strauss (1906–08), and Eugene O’Neill’s play Mourning Becomes Electra (1931). ("Be silent and dance. Iphigenia's mother Klytaemnestra has thus come to hate her husband. Who spies thus upon the threshold? Selected works Plays. Reisberg, Horace (1975). Performance Date. Januar 1909 im Königlichen Opernhaus Dresden statt.  Elektra received its UK premiere at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in 1910 with Edyth Walker in the title role and Thomas Beecham conducting at the first- ever performance of a Strauss opera in the UK. "), "Ich will nichts Hören!" To Elektra's horror, Klytaemnestra says that he has become mad and keeps company with animals. Librettist : Hugo von Hofmannsthal. She might as well sit and wish death on her mother and stepfather, as Elektra does. It was first performed at the Königliches Opernhaus in Dresden on 25 January 1909. Creation place : Germany. She accuses her retinue of being contradictory in their justifications of her nightmares, so she relies on her daughter for a true interpretation. Elektra Hugo Von Hofmannsthal . Electra and Orestes killing Aegisthus. Alone? Die Uraufführung fand am 25. Please enable Cookies and reload the page. Harriet Bosse var datter av forleggeren Heinrich Bosse og Anne-Marie Lehman, og søster til skuespillerinnene Alma Fahlstrøm og Dagmar Möller.6. Elektra gehört heute zu den meistgespielten Strauss-Opern. She goes with a large processional on her way to appease the gods through sacrifice. The man first guesses that she must be a blood relative of Orest and Agamemnon, then, upon asking her name, discovers she is Elektra. Mehr Lichter" ("Lights! Chrysothemis begs Elektra not to stir trouble with Klytaemnestra today. Hofmannsthal began to publish poetry as a 16 year old student still in the Gymnasium under the pseudonym "Loris." Libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal, adapted from his play World premiere: Dresden, Court Theater, January 25, 1909. A maid notices the approaching Aegisth outside the palace. Elektra markerede også begyndelsen på Strauss' samarbejde med den førende østrigske digter og dramatiker, Hugo von Hofmannsthal, som skabte yderligere fem libretti til komponisten. "), "Allein! Richard Strauss . Chrysothemis does not wish to go on living a half-death in her own house: she wants to leave, marry and raise children. While based on ancient Greek mythology and Sophocles' tragedy Electra, the opera is highly modernist and expressionist in style. The opera was the first of many collaborations between Strauss and Hofmannsthal. "), "Nun muß es hier von uns geschehn." Hugo von Hofmannsthal (1874-1929) Language German Average Duration Avg. He was married to Gertrud Schlesinger. They notice Elektra at the threshold of the door and call out to her. AuflageVollständiger, durchgesehener Neusatz mit einer Biographie des Autors bearbeitet und eingerichtet von Michael Holzinger Entstanden 1899. En el mundo de la ópera, el tema fue tratado en varias ocasiones: la más conocida es la Elektra de Richard Strauss, que está basada en la obra de teatro homónima de Hugo von Hofmannsthal. ("Give way! In Hugo von Hofmannsthal’s spectacularly powerful and savage play, with its language of unparalleled richness and quality, first staged in 1903 in Berlin by Max Reinhardt, only the slightest trace remains of the Sophocles text that inspired it. Hugo von Hofmannsthal is one of the modern era's most important writers, but his fame as Richard Strauss's pioneering collaborator on such operas as Der Rosenkavalier and Die Frau ohne Schatten has obscured his other remarkable writings: his precocious lyric poetry, inventive short fiction, keen essays, and visionary plays. Purpurine -"Elektra" Hugo von Hofmannsthal Anna-Lou Toudjian, Elektra /Crisotemide Alessandro Atzori, paesaggio sonoro Sabrina Cuccu, scene Stefano Damasco, luci Lia Careddu e … Poor child? She tells her that when their mother is scared, she is the most vicious. Chrysothemis comes out of the palace stating that Orest is inside and that he has killed Klytaemnestra and Aegisth. See all productions See calendar Related Columns. Only then the dreams will stop. The sections here follow the DVD chapter breaks of the. Librettist. ("What tumult is this? Rooleissa: Elektra - Ausrine Stundyte, sopraano. As a young servant comes out of the house to fetch the master, he trips over Elektra and Chrysothemis. Then Elektra reveals who is to be the actual victim: it is Klytaemnestra herself. ("I could not give him the axe! Klytaemnestra stops at the sight of Elektra and wishes that she were not there to disturb her. Chrysothemis flees the courtyard. As she reaches the climax of her dance, she falls to the ground: Elektra is dead. She goes on to describe how the gods must be appeased once and for all. Angered by this, Klytaemnestra goes off on an insane tirade, telling Elektra that she'll give the proper information for a rite and sacrificial victim if she were starved. If you are on a personal connection, like at home, you can run an anti-virus scan on your device to make sure it is not infected with malware. Your own throat. Hugo von Hofmannsthal was born February 1, 1874, in Vienna. Elektra (opus 58) est un opéra en un acte de Richard Strauss.Le livret a été écrit par Hugo von Hofmannsthal , d'après sa pièce de théâtre éponyme créée en 1903 : c'est le premier livret d'une série de six, produit de la collaboration fructueuse entre les deux artistes. Horrified, Chrysothemis calls for Orest, but to no avail. The reception of Elektra in German-speaking countries was mostly divided along traditionalist and modernist lines. Determined to do it alone, she digs for the axe that killed her father, but is interrupted by a mysterious man who comes into the courtyard. Elektra shuns her sister's pleas, telling her that she will speak to her mother as never before.