Beat Furrer (1954)

Orpheus' Bücher (2001)

pour choeur et orchestre

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2001
    • Duration : 15 mn
    • Editor : Bärenreiter
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Textes de Cesare Pavese, Ovide et Virgile

Detailed formation
  • solistes : 2 violins, 1 viola, 1 cello, 1 double bass
  • unspecified choir, 1 flute, 1 oboe, 1 clarinet, 1 bass clarinet, 1 tenor saxophone (also 1 soprano saxophone), 1 trumpet, 1 trombone, 2 percussionists, 1 piano, 8 violins, 8 second violins, 6 violas, 6 cellos, 4 double basses

Creation information

  • Date : 21 October 2001
    Location :

    festival de Donaueschingen


    Performers :

    Vokalensemble NOVA, SWR-Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden et Freiburg, direction : Sylvain Cambreling