Peter Eötvös (1944)

Lady Sarashina (2007)

opera in one act and nine tableaux


stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2007
    • Duration : 1 h 20 mn
    • Editor : Ricordi, Munich
    • Commission: Opéra National de Lyon
    • Dedication : à Sayoko Yamaguchi
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Mari Mezei d'après le journal de Lady Sarashina, Japon, année 1008

Detailed formation
  • solistes : solo soprano, solo mezzo-soprano, solo contralto, solo baritone
  • 2 flutes (also 2 piccolos, 1 alto flute), oboe (also English horn), 3 clarinets (also 1 bass clarinet), 2 bassoons (also 1 contrabassoon), 3 horns, 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, tuba, 2 percussionists, harp, celesta, 6 violins, 5 second violins, 4 violas, 3 cellos, 2 double basses

Creation information

  • Date : 4 March 2008
    Location :

    France, Lyon, Opéra National


    Performers :

    Mireille Delunsch, Peter Bording, Ilse Eerens, Salomé Kammer, direction : Peter Eötvös, mise en scène : Ushio Amagatsu.