Iannis Xenakis (1922-2001)

Kraanerg (1968 -1969)

ballet music for orchestra and four-track magnetic tape

electronic work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1968 - 1969
    • Editor : Boosey & Hawkes
Detailed formation
  • flute (also piccolo), oboe, 2 clarinets (also 1 Eb clarinet, 1 contrabass clarinet), bassoon (also contrabassoon), 2 horns, 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, 3 violins, 3 second violins, 2 violas, 2 cellos, 2 double basses

Creation information

  • Date : 2 June 1969
    Location :

    Canada, Ottawa, National Arts Centre, pour son inauguration


    Performers :

    Lukas Foss : direction, National Ballet Guild of Canada, Roland Petit : chorégraphie, Victor Vasarely : décor.

Information about electronic
Electronic device : sons fixés sur support (bande magnétique quatre pistes)