Invisible Light, The
|Full title||The Invisible Light for voice and piano / Das unsichtbare Licht|
Text by Johanna Frada, translated into German by Vally Weigl.
Version for mezzo-soprano or baritone, vocal range: c'–f''; in an alternate version for soprano or tenor, vocal range: f–bb''.
|Manuscript sources||NYPL JOB 73-115, holgraph score; see also NYPL JPB 99-7 no. 27a, reproducton of the copyist's [holograph?] score (Composers Facsimile Edition).|
|Publication details||Not published in composer's lifetime. Today publisher of record is ACA.|
|Availabiity||Performance score available from ACA and KWF.|
|Recordings||George Shirley and David Garvey (LP: Orion ORS 81407, 1973).|
The Invisible Light for voice and piano / Das unsichtbare Licht
Performances (click icon to expand or collapse list)
|20 May 1944||New York, Studio Club, Concert for the Benefit of the MacDowell Colony: Ethel Luening, singer; Karl Weigl, piano.|
|1 November 1959||New York, Brooklyn Museum and simultaneous WNYC radio broadcast, Karl Weigl Memorial Program (Commemorating the Tenth Anniversary of His Death): David Manning, baritone; Vally Weigl, piano.|
|19 October 1974||New York, Donnell Library, Austrian Institute and Bruckner Society of America, Mahler—Weigl Program: Edmund Le Roy, baritone; Vally Weigl, piano.|