Toshio Hosokawa (1955)

In Ajimano (2001)

for voice, koto, cello, and chamber orchestra

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2001
    • Duration : 12 mn
    • Publisher : Schott
    • Libretto (details, author) :

      tiré de Manyoshu (en japonais)

Detailed formation
  • soloists : unspecified soloist voice, koto, cello
  • flute (also alto flute), oboe (also English horn), bass clarinet, percussionist, mandolin, guitar, harp, piano, violin, second violin [ad lib.] , viola, cello, double bass

Premiere information

  • Date : 3 February 2002
    Location :

    Pays-Bas, Amsterdam


    Performers :

    Kyoku Kawamura : voix et koto, Yo-Yo Ma : violoncelle, Nieuw Ensemble, direction : Ed Spanjaard.

Observations

d’après Somon-ka.