Van Gogh

Michael Gordon

Year

1991


Duration

65'


Instrumentation

soprano, tenor, bass - bass clarinet (=clarinet), percusssion, keyboard (can be doubled by electric guitar), electric guitar, violin, viola - amplification - 24-monitor video system


Genre

Stage Work with Guitar


Text/Libretto

Libretto based on letters of Vincent Van Gogh, Video by Elliot Caplan


Commission

New York State Council on the Arts


Premiere

New York, U.S.A., Bang on a Can Festival, CSC Repertory Theater, 28 May 1991: Michael Gordon Philharmonic


Publisher

Red Poppy Music


Source

composer homepage;