Longing for the Emperor

Joep Straesser

Year

1980-1981


Duration

16'


Movements

I. Empress Iwa No Hime; II. Empress Saimei; III. Princess Oku; IV. Princess Niu; V. A court lady


Instrumentation

soprano - clarinet, percussion, mandolin, guitar, viola, double bass


Genre

Chamber Music


Text/Libretto

Old Japanese texts


Dedication

Stanny Straesser


Commission

Nieuw Ensemble


Publisher

Donemus


Source

Muziekgroep Nederland website;