Luigi Nono (1924-1990)

Canti di vita e d'amore (1962)

sul Ponte di Hiroshima, for soprano, tenor and orchestra

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1962
    • Duration : 18 mn
    • Editor : Ars Viva
    • Commission: Edinburgh International Festival
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Günther Anders, Etre ou ne pas être - Journal d'Hiroshima et Nagasaki ; J.L. Pacheco, Esta Noche, Cesare Pavese, Passerò per Piazza di Spagna

Detailed formation
  • solistes : solo soprano, solo tenor
  • 3 flutes, 3 oboes, 3 clarinets, 3 bassoons, 4 horns, 4 trumpets, 4 trombones, percussionist, 4 timpani, 8 violins, 8 second violins, 8 violas, 6 cellos, 6 double basses

Creation information

  • Date : 22 August 1962
    Location :

    Royaume-Uni, Edimbourg


    Performers :

    Dorothy Dorow : soprano, Richard Lewis : ténor, John Pritchard : direction.

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