Various Nations

Michael Finnissy

Year

1992


Duration

12'


Instrumentation

narrator - flute (=piccolo), clarinet, horn, percussion, guitar, violin, violoncello


Genre

Stage Work with Guitar


Text/Libretto

from 19th century children’s book 'A Peep at Various Nations of the World'


Commission

Almeida Opera


Premiere

London, United Kingdom, Almeida Theatre, 9 July 1992: Eleanor Bron, speaker / Music Projects/London, R. Bernas (cond.)


Publisher

Oxford University Press


Source

composer homepage; Oxford University Press website; BMIC website;