Kaschnitz-Gedichte composed by Dieter Schnebel. For alto voice and piano. This edition: ED 8416; Saddle-stitch. Vocal Music. Grade 4. Composed 1994. 28 pages. Duration 15 minutes. Published by Schott Music (SD.49007991).
The poems selected here are taken from the anthology 'Kein Zauberspruch'[No Magic Formula] (Frankfurt, 1972). As indicated by the title, the original collection focuses on the various characteristic processes of writingpoetry and the peculiarities of the individual poems. The voice again and again takes on a reciting tone, while the piano comments in a restrained and often static manner.