Philip Glass (1937)
The Olympian: Lighting of the Torch and Closing (1984)
official music of the 23rd Olympic Games, for orchestra with optional choir
- General information
- Duration: 5 mn
- Publisher: Dunvagen Music Publishers
- Commission: 1984 Olympic Comitte for the Opening of the 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles.
- Composition date: 1984
- Instrumental ensemble music [Double wind orchestra]
- mixed choir
- 3 flutes, 2 clarinets, 1 bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 4 trombones, 1 tuba, 1 percussionist, strings
USA, Los Angeles, ouverture des Jeux Olympiques.