Hearing

Five Scenes for 4 Singers and 7 Instrumentalists

Ned Rorem

Year

1966-1976


Duration

22'


Instrumentation

solo voices - 0.0.1(=asax).0 - 0.1.0.0 - perc-mand(or gtr or uke)-pft - 1.1.0.0.1


Genre

Stage Work


Text/Libretto

poems by Kenneth Koch, dramatised by James Holmes (in English)


Premiere

New York, Christ and St. Stephens Church, 15 March 1977: The Gregg Smith Singers, Gregg Smith (cond.)


Publisher

Boosey & Hawkes


Source

composer homepage; Boosey & Hawkes website;