Iannis Xenakis (1922-2001)

Les Bacchantes d'Euripide (1993)

for baritone, women's choir and ensemble


stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1993
    • Duration : 60 mn
    • Publisher : Salabert, Paris
    • Libretto (details, author) :

      Euripide

Detailed formation
  • soloist : solo baritone
  • women's choir à 8 voix [chacune joue des maracas]
  • piccolo, oboe, contrabassoon, horn, trumpet, trombone, 3 percussionists

Premiere information

  • Date : 1 September 1993

    Performers :

    Joe Baston : baryton, Premiere Ensemble (Opera Factory), direction : Nicholas Kok.