Wolfgang Rihm (1952)

Sphere (1992 -1994)

Kontrafaktur mit Klavier-Gegenkörper, for piano, winds and percussion

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1992 - 1994
    • Duration : 25 mn
    • Publisher : Universal Edition, nº UE 31239
Detailed formation
  • soloist : piano
  • 4 flutes (also 4 piccolos), 2 oboes, 2 English horns, 4 A clarinets, 2 bass clarinets, 2 bassoons, 2 contrabassoons, 4 horns, 2 piccolo trumpets, 4 trumpets [dont 2 au loin] , 2 trombones, 2 contrabass tubas, 4 percussionists [dont 2 au loin]

Premiere information

  • Date : 9 May 1994
    Location :

    Allemagne, Munich


    Performers :

    Siegfried Mauser : piano, Orchestre symphonique de la Radio Bayerischen Rundfunks, direction : Alexander Lazarew.