The City of Dis or: The Ship of Fools

Louis Andriessen

Year

2007


Duration

21'


Instrumentation

solo voices, SATB chorus - 3(I-III=picc).2.2.bcl.dbcl.0 - 2.2.2.0 - 2perc-2pft-cimb-gtr-bgtr - strgs(vln/vlc/db: min 3.3.2)


Genre

Guitar in the Orchestra


Text/Libretto

Louis Andriessen, based on Dante's 'Divina Commedia'


Premiere

Los Angeles, CA, USA, Walt Disney Concert Hall, 18 November 2007: Los Angeles Master Chorale, Grant Gershon (cond.)


Publisher

Boosey & Hawkes


Source

Boosey & Hawkes website;