Ainadamar

Osvaldo Golijov

Year

2003


Duration

80'


Instrumentation

solo voices - 3(II=afl,III=picc).1.2.1(=dbn) - 2.2.1.0 - 3perc-2gtr-hrp-kybd - strgs - laptop


Genre

Stage Work with Guitar


Text/Libretto

David Henry Hwang


Dedication

Sue Knussen (In Memoriam) and Anthony Fogg


Commission

Boston Symphony Orchestra, with funds provided by Patricia Plum Wylde, Catherine and Paul Buttenwieser, the Omar del Carlo Tanglewood Fund, and Saville Ryan Marsh


Premiere

Tanglewood, U.S.A., Tanglewood festival of Contemporary Music, 10 August 2003: Dawn Upshaw, soprano / Kelley O'Connor, alto / Amanda Forsythe, soprano / Charles Blandy, tenor / Flamenco Cantaor/Shanon De Vine, baritone / Vocal Fellows from the Tanglewood Music Center / Production directed by Chay Yew


Source

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