Music for the Living

Giya Kancheli

Year

1982-1984, rev.1999


Duration

100'


Instrumentation

soprano (2), tenor (3), baritone, boy soprano, non-speaking actor, dancer - SATB chorus, boys chorus (treble chorus) - ballet soloists, dancers - 3(III=picc).afl(=picc).3.3.2.dbn - 6.4.4.1 - timp-8perc-org-hrp-pft-hpsd-bgtr - strgs - tape - on the stage: percussion


Genre

Stage Work with Guitar


Text/Libretto

Robert Sturua


Premiere

Tbilisi, Georgia, Paliashvili Theatre, 28 April 1984: Robert Sturua (staging), Dzansug Kakhidze (cond.)


Publisher

G. Schirmer, Inc. and Associated Music Publishers, Inc.


Source

composer catalog; Sikorski website;