Cantatrix Sopranica

Unsuk Chin

Year

2004-2005


Duration

26'


Instrumentation

soprano (2), counter-tenor - 1(=picc).1(=corA).1(=Ebcl).1(=dbn) - 1.1.1.0 - 2perc-pft(=hpsd)-hrp-gtr - 1.1.1.1.1


Genre

Guitar in the Ensemble


Text/Libretto

Unsuk Chin, Harry Mathews, Arno Holz and a song from the Tang dynasty


Premiere

London, United Kingdom, Queen Elizabeth Hall, 18 May 2005: Anu Komsi, soprano / Piia Komsi, soprano / Andrew Watts, counter tenor / London Sinfonietta, George Benjamin (cond.)


Publisher

Boosey & Hawkes


Source

Boosey & Hawkes website;