Crossing

Toru Takemitsu

Year

1970


Duration

8'30


Instrumentation

guitar, harp, piano (=celesta), vibraphone, high voice (min. 20) - orchestra I: 2(I=picc,afl,II=afl).1.3(I=clpicc,II=bcl,III=dbcl).1 - 2.2.3.0 - 3perc-hrp - 8.6.6.5.4 - orchestra II: 2(I=picc).2(I-II=corA).2(II=clpicc).2(II=dbn) - 2.2.2.1 - 3perc-cel - 8.6.6.5.4


Genre

Guitar in the Orchestra


Commission

"Space theater" of the Expo 1970 in Osaka


Premiere

Osaka, Japan, March 1970: Philharmonic Chorus of Tokyo, Philharmonic Orchestra of Japan, Seiji Ozawa (cond.)


Publisher

Editions Salabert


Source

Durand-Salabert-Eschig website;