Year

1976


Duration

30'


Instrumentation

solo voices, chorus - 4 flutes (II=piccolo, III=piccolo, alto flute, IV=bass flute), percussion, harp, mandolin, guitar, tenor banjo


Genre

Guitar in the Ensemble


Premiere

London, United Kingdom, Festival of the City of London, 14 July 1976: Jane Manning, soprano / Sarah Walker, alto / Philip Langridge, tenor / Stephen Roberts, bass / Collegium Musicum of London, Hans Werner Henze (cond.)


Publisher

Schott Musik International


Comment

Oratorium by Giacomo Carissimi, instrumentation by Hans Werner Henze.


Source

composer homepage;