Witold Lutosławski (1913-1994)

Symphonic Variations (1936 -1938)

pour orchestre

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1936 - 1938
    • Duration : 9 mn
    • Editor : Chester Music, 1972
Detailed formation
  • piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, English horn, 3 clarinets (also 1 bass clarinet), 2 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, percussionist, harp, 6 celestas, piano, strings

Creation information

  • Date : 17 June 1939
    Location :

    Pologne, Cracovie, festival Wawel


    Performers :

    l'Orchestre symphonique de la radio polonaise, direction : Grzegorz Fitelberg ; création à la radio en avril 1939.