Toshio Hosokawa (1955)
Super Flumina Babylonis (1996)
for soprano, viola and chamber orchestra with string orchestra ad lib.
- General information
- Duration: 16 mn
- Publisher: Schott
- Composition date: 1996
- Vocal music and instrument(s) [2 or more solo voices and single wind chamber orchestra]
- soloists: solo soprano, solo contralto
- flute (also piccolo, alto flute), oboe (also English horn), 2 clarinets (also 1 bass clarinet), bass clarinet, bassoon (also contrabassoon), 2 horns, trumpet, trombone, 3 percussionists, harp, 1 violin [ou 4 ou 6] , 1 second violin [ou 4 ou 6] , 1 viola [ou 4 ou 6] , 1 cello [ou 4] , 1 double bass [ou 2 ou 4]
24 June 1995
Allemagne, Essen, ISCM World Music Days
Monika Meier-Schmid : soprano, Susanne Otto : contralto, l’Ensemble Modern et l’Orchestre national de la Radio Polonaise de Katowice, direction : Eberhard Kloke.