Sir Harrison Birtwistle (1934-2022)

Four Poems by Jaan Kaplinski (1991)

for soprano and thirteen instruments

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1991
    • Duration : 9 mn
    • Editor : Universal Edition
    • Commission: Aldeburgh Festival
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Jaan Kaplinski, traduit en anglais par Sam Hamill

Detailed formation
  • soliste : solo soprano
  • flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, trumpet, harp, piano, violin, second violin, viola, cello, double bass

Creation information

  • Date : 19 June 1991
    Location :

    Royaume-Uni, Aldeburgh


    Performers :

    le London Sinfonietta.

Table of contents

  • Ashes of One World...
  • Ant Trail...
  • Heart of Rain...
  • The Way turns...