Sir Harrison Birtwistle (1934-2022)

Pulse Field (1977)

Frames, Pulse and Interruptions, improvised ballet for six dancers and nine instrumentalists


stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date: 1977
    • Video, installation (detail, author): collaboration avec Jaap Flier
    • Duration: 35 mn
    • Publisher: Universal Edition
    • Commission: Ballet Rambert
Detailed formation
  • soloist: 6 dancers
  • 3 bass trombones, 2 double basses [amplifi√©e] , 4 percussionists

Premiere information

  • Date: 25 June 1977
    Location:

    Royaume-Uni, Aldeburgh, Snape Maltings Concert Hall


    Performers:

    le Ballet Rambert.