Poèmes de la mort

Frank Martin

Year

1969-1971


Duration

17'


Movements

I. Mort saisit sans exception; II. Mort, j'appelle de ta rigueur; III. Ballade des Pendus


Instrumentation

tenor, baritone, bass - electric guitar (2), bass guitar


Genre

Chamber Music


Text/Libretto

François Villon


Premiere

New York, U.S.A., Lincoln Center, Alice Tully Hall, 12 December 1971: Grayson Hirst / John Reardon / Herbert Beattie / Martin Best / Edward Flower / Stanley Silverman / Frank Martin (cond.)


Publisher

Universal Edition


Source

composer homepage; Universal Edition website; score; Christoph Jäggin, CH-Gitarre;