Jonathan Harvey (1939-2012)

One Evening... (1993)

for soprano, mezzo-soprano, ensemble of eight instrumentalists, two technicians and electronics

electronic work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1993
    • Duration : 35 mn
    • Publisher : Faber Music, Londres
    • Commission: Studio de musique électronique de la WDR, Cologne
    • Libretto (details, author) :

      Han Shan, Rabindranath Tagore

Detailed formation
  • soloists : solo soprano, solo mezzo-soprano
  • flute (also bass flute, piccolo), oboe (also English horn), horn, percussionist, harp, cello, electronic/MIDI keyboard/synthesizer [Yamaha SY77]

Premiere information

  • Date : 14 June 1994
    Location :

    Allemagne, Cologne, Stollwerk


    Performers :

    Ingrid Schmidthüsen : soprano, Susanne Otto : mezzo-soprano, Musikfabrik NRW, direction : Johannes Kalitzke.

Information on the electronics
Electronic device : sons fixés sur support, échantillonneur - sampler (échantilloneur Akai S1000, 2 lecteurs cd, 2 harmonisers)