Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971)

Requiem Canticles (1965 -1966)

for solo voices, choir and orchestra

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1965 - 1966
    • Duration : 15 mn
    • Publisher : Boosey & Hawkes
    • Libretto (details, author) :

      messe de Requiem en latin

Detailed formation
  • soloists : 1 solo contralto, 1 solo bass voice
  • mixed choir
  • 3 flutes (also 1 piccolo), 1 alto flute, 2 bassoons, 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, 1 timpani, 2 percussionists, 1 harp, 1 piano, 1 celesta, 6 violins, 5 second violins, 4 violas, 3 cellos, 2 double basses

Premiere information

  • Date : 8 October 1966
    Location :

    États-Unis, Princeton


    Performers :

    Robert Craft : direction.