The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

for low string ensemble and film

(2000, rev. 2010)


Minimum: 2 Violas, 2 Violoncelli, Contrabass, (Ensemble also plays 4 Butter Knives, Wooden Pencils and Glass Tumblers)

The score is performable only with the 67 minute, "restored" element of the film (Kino Video).  Should another print be used, a shortened or elongated score should be improvised with the element available to the ensemble.


67 Minutes


17 November 2000
Ensemble: Rocketchrist
Kettering 14 — Oberlin, Ohio