Toshio Hosokawa (1955)

Renka III (1990)

for soprano (or mezzo-soprano), violin, viola da gamba (or cello) and harp

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1990
    • Duration : 18 mn
    • Publisher : Schott
    • Libretto (details, author) :

      d’après des vers d’Izumi Shikibu (en japonais)

Detailed formation
  • solo soprano [ou mezzo-soprano] , violin, viol [ou violoncelle] , harp

Premiere information

  • Date : 22 September 1990
    Location :

    Suisse, Genève


    Performers :

    Towako Sato : soprano et l’Ensemble Acanthe.

Table of contents

  • I. Preludio
  • II. Dew Drops "Shiratsuyu mo Yume"
  • III. Firefly  "Mono-omoeba Sawa no Hotaru"
  • IV. Intermezzo
  • V. Heaven "Tsure-zure ni Sora"