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Orchester der Oper Zürich


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  • Variants

    • Orchester des Opernhauses Zürich
    • Orchestra of the Zurich Opera House
    • Orchestre de l'opéra de Zurich
    • Zurich Opera House Orchestra
    • Zürich Opera Orchestra
  • Additional Information

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    • Descriptor

        Orchestra
    • Associated Locale

        Zurich (Switzerland)
    • Associated Language

        German
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  • Sources

    • found: Schoeck, O. Lebendig begraben [SR] p1986:label (Orchester der Oper Zürich) container (operatic configuration of the Tonhalle-Orchester)
    • found: Mozart, W.A. Overtures [SR] p1994:container (Orchester des Opernhauses Zürich)
    • found: Zemlinsky, A. Kleider machen Leute [SR] p1991:container (Orchester der Oper Zürich) insert (Orchestra of the Zurich Opera House; Orchestre de l'opéra de Zurich)
    • found: Electronic communication from Chandler Cudlipp, director, Orchester der Oper Zürich, Apr. 21, 2005(official name of the Zurich Opera House orchestra is Das Orchester der Oper Zürich; Orchester des Opernhauses Zürich, Orchester der Oper Zürich, and Mozartorchester des Opernhauses Zürich are different names for the same body, used according to the repertoire performed and adapted to marketing needs; the Orchester der Oper Zürich and the Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich were a single large formation, known as Tonhalle- und Theaterorchester Zürich, serving both the opera house and the Tonhalle, until1984 when the orchestras split and became formally independent)
    • found: Grove music online, Apr. 26, 2005:Opera (The Opernhaus "orchestra was drawn from a pool of musicians administered by the Tonhalle-Gesellschaft until 1985, when the Zürich Opera House Orchestra was formally constituted")
    • found: Its Web site, Sept. 27, 2007(Orchester der Oper Zürich; Zurich Opera House Orchestra; created 1985 after the venerable "Tonhalle- und Theaterorchester" was disbanded [English language site])
    • found: Its German language web site, Feb. 24, 2010(Orchester der Oper Zürich arose as a result of the division [Trennung] of the venerable Tonhalle- und Theaterorchester Zürich [into the Orchester der Oper Zürich and the Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich])
    • found: Wozzeck, 2016:container (Philharmonia Zürich)
    • found: Philharmonia Zürich WWW site, October 12, 2016(Philharmonia Zürich; The Zürich Opera Orchestra was created following the division of the venerable Tonhalle and Theatre Orchestra in 1985; in 2012, with the beginning of Andreas Homoki's directorship and the accession of the new General Music Director Fabio Luisi, the Zürich Opera Orchestra became the Philharmonia Zürich)
    • notfound: Mozart, W.A. Famous opera arias, c1995 (Orchester des Opernhauses Zürich)
  • Change Notes

    • 1990-09-19: new
    • 2016-10-18: revised
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