Schwanda, the Bagpiper (Schwanda, der Dudelsackpfeiffer) (1927)
Available for rental in the USA only.
Libretto by Milos Kares. English translations by Libushka Bartusek; James De Blasis.
Associated Music Publishers Inc
Opera and Music Theatre
Baritone, Soprano, 7 Tenors, Mezzo soprano, 3 Basses
The story of the bagpiper Schwanda, who is condemned to death by Queen Ice-Heart but is saved by his music. When he lands in Hell, his music again saves him.