Symphony No. 2 'St. Florian'

Alfred Schnittke

Year

1979


Duration

55'


Movements

I. Kyrie. Recitativo; II. Gloria. Maestoso; III. Credo. Moderato; IV. Credo. Cucifixus. Pesante; V. Sanctus. Benedictus. Andante; VI. Agnus Dei. Andante


Instrumentation

mixed chamber chorus - 4(I-II=picc,III-IVafl).4(III=obda,IV=corA).4(III=EBcl,IV=bcl).4(IV=dbn) - 4.4.4.1 - 6perc-2hrp-cel-hpsd-pft-org-egtr-bgtr - 12.12.8.8.8


Genre

Guitar in the Orchestra


Premiere

London, 23 April 1980: BBC symphony and Chorus, Gennadi Rozhdestvensky (cond.)


Publisher

Universal Edition


Source

composer catalog (Sikorski); Schirmer catalog;