Morton Subotnick (1933)

Ascent into Air (1981)

for chamber ensemble and computer

electronic work, Ircam

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1981
    • Duration : 26 mn
    • Publisher : Theodore Presser
    • Commission: Mme Pierre Schlumberger pour l'Ircam-Centre Pompidou
Detailed formation
  • clarinet, bass clarinet, trombone, trombone [basse] , 4 percussionists, 2 pianos, 2 cellos

Premiere information

  • Date : 18 January 1982
    Location :

    Paris, Ircam, Espace de projection


    Performers :

    Ensemble intercontemporain ; Peter Eötvös, direction

Information on the electronics
Studio information : Ircam
RIM (réalisateur(s) en informatique musicale) : Stanley Haynes