Resurrection

Opera in One Act with Prologue

Peter Maxwell Davies

Year

1987


Duration

79'


Instrumentation

mezzo-soprano, counter-tenor, tenor (2), baritone (2), bass, dancer (4) - 1(I=picc,afl).0.1(=bcl).asax.1(=dbn) - 1.1.1.0 - 2perc-gtr(=bjo,bgtr)-pft(out of tune upr. pft,cel,Horg) - strgs(mltpl or sgl) - on-stage band: cornet (2), trombone (2), tuba, bombardion, tambour, cymbal, bass drum - pop group: vocalist, electric keyboards, electric bass guitar, melody instrument, drum kit


Genre

Stage Work with Guitar


Text/Libretto

Peter Maxwell Davies


Commission

City of Darmstadt for the Darmstadt State Theatre


Premiere

Darmstadt, Staatstheater, 18 September 1988: Darmstadt Staatstheater, Hans Drewanz (cond.) / Peter Brenner, staging


Publisher

Chester Music and to Novello & Co. Ltd.


Source

composer homepage; Chester Novello website;