Iannis Xenakis (1922-2001)

Syrmos (1959)

for 18 or 36 string instruments

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1959
    • Duration : 14 mn
    • Publisher : Salabert, Paris
Detailed formation
  • 6 violins, 6 second violins, 4 cellos, 2 double basses [ou 4]

Premiere information

  • Date : 20 May 1965
    Location :

    France, Paris, salle Gaveau, Festival Xenakis


    Performers :

    l'Ensemble instrumental de musique contemporaine, direction : Konstantin Simonovitch.