Hans Werner Henze (1926-2012)

Apollo trionfante (1979)

from Tanzdrama Orpheus, for wind instruments, percussions, keyboards and double basses

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1979
    • Duration : 15 mn
    • Editor : Schott
Detailed formation
  • 2 flutes (also 2 piccolos), 3 oboes (also 1 oboe d'amore, 1 English horn, 1 heckelphone), 2 clarinets (also 1 Eb clarinet, 1 bass clarinet), 1 soprano saxophone (also 1 bass clarinet), 2 bassoons (also 1 contrabassoon), 6 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, 1 tuba, 4 percussionists, 1 piano, 1 celesta, 3 double basses

Creation information

  • Date : 1 September 1980
    Location :

    Gelsenkirchen


    Performers :

    le Städtisches Orchester Gelsenkirchen, direction : Uwe Mund.