Danses Gothiques

Nine Ceremonies after Erik Satie

Richard Hames

Year

1989


Instrumentation

soprano - flute (=piccolo, alto flute), clarinet (=Eb-clarinet, bass clarinet), mandolin, guitar (=electric guitar), harp, percussion, piano, violin, viola, violoncello, double bass


Genre

Guitar in the Ensemble


Dedication

Daryl Buckley, Trina Parker, Douglas Horton, Christopher Lyndon Gee and the members of Elision Ensemble and Handspan Theatre.


Commission

Elision Ensemble with the assistance of the Australia Council


Premiere

Melbourne, Great Hall, Montsalvat, 6 October 1989: Merlyn Quaife, soprano / Elision Ensemble, Christopher Lyndon Gee (cond.)


Source

Elision Ensemble website;