Tōru Takemitsu (1930-1996)

Twill by Twilight (1988)

in memory of Morton Feldman, for orchestra

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1988
    • Duration : 12 mn
    • Editor : Schott, Tokyo, nº SJ 1053
    • Commission: Orchestre symphonique Yomiuri Nippon pour son 25e anniversaire
    • Dedication : à la mémoire de Morton Feldman
Detailed formation
  • 4 flutes (also 2 piccolos, 2 alto flutes), 3 oboes (also 1 English horn), 4 clarinets (also 1 Eb clarinet, 1 bass clarinet), 3 bassoons (also 1 contrabassoon), 4 horns, piccolo trumpet, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, 5 percussionists, 2 harp, celesta, piano, 16 violins, 14 second violins, 12 violas, 10 cellos, 8 double basses

Creation information

  • Date : 8 March 1988
    Location :

    Japon, Tokyo


    Performers :

    l'Orchestre symphonique Yomiuri Nippon, direction :  Heinz Rögner.