Arc

Part II

Toru Takemitsu

Year

1964-1966, rev. 1976


Duration

17'


Movements

I. Textures; II. Réflexion; III. Coda


Instrumentation

piano - orchestra I: 2(I-II=picc).1.2(II=clpicc).1 - 0.3.3(III=btrbn).0 - 3perc-cel - 10.0.4.3.3 - orchestra II: 1(=afl).1(=corA).2(II=bcl).2(II=dbn) - 3.0.2.1 - 3perc-hrp-gtr - 8.0.4.4.3


Genre

Guitar in the Orchestra


Commission

Radio NHK, for the Olympic Games


Premiere

original version: Tokyo, Japan, July 1966: Toshi Ichiyanagi, piano / Orchestre Symphonique Japonais de Yomiuri, Hiroshi Wakasugi (cond.) revised version: New York, U.S.A., January 1977: Peter Serkin, piano / New York Philharmonic Orchestra, Pierre Boulez (cond.)


Publisher

Editions Salabert


Source

Durand-Salabert-Eschig catalog;