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Concerto for cello, orchestra, male chorus and speaker

Sofia Gubaidulina

Year

1991


Duration

53'


Instrumentation

solo violoncello, male chorus, female speaker (ampl.) - picc.2.afl.2.2.Ebcl.bcl.2.dbn - 4.2.4.2 - 5perc-egtr-bgtr-pft-2hrp-cel-hpsd(ampl.) - 18.12.12.10.8


Genre

Guitar in the Orchestra


Text/Libretto

Rainer Maria Rilke, from the 'Book of Hours' (in German)


Premiere

Helsinki, August 1991: Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, Eri Klas (cond.)


Publisher

Internationale Musikverlage Hans Sikorski
(Fazer Music)


Source

Sikorski website; Schirmer website;