Blind Man's Buff

Peter Maxwell Davies

Year

1972


Duration

20'


Instrumentation

soprano, mezzo-soprano, male mime - 1(=picc,afl).0.1.0 - 1.0.0.0 - uke(=mand)-gtr(=tbjo)-hrp-perc - 4.4.3.3.1


Genre

Stage Work with Guitar


Text/Libretto

Peter Maxwell Davies, from Büchner's 'Leonce und Lena' and other sources


Commission

BBC


Premiere

London, Round House, 29 May 1972: Josephine Barstow, soprano / Mary Thomas, mezzo-soprano / Mark Furneaux, mime / BBC Symphony Orchestra, Pierre Boulez (cond.)


Publisher

Chester Music and to Novello & Co. Ltd.


Source

composer homepage; Chester Novello website;