Sir Harrison Birtwistle (1934-2022)

Bach Measures (1996)

for ensemble or chamber orchestra


arrangement

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1996
    • Duration : 23 mn
    • Editor : Boosey & Hawkes
Detailed formation
  • flute (also piccolo, alto flute), oboe (also English horn), clarinet (also bass clarinet), bassoon (also contrabassoon), horn, trumpet, bass trombone, glockenspiel (also vibraphone), violin [ou 6 max.] , second violin [ou 6 max.] , viola [ou 4 max.] , cello [ou 3 max.] , double bass [ou 2 max.]

Creation information

  • Date : 4 May 1996
    Location :

    Royaume-Uni, Londres, Queen Elizabeth Hall


    Performers :

    le London Sinfonietta, Richard Alston Dance Company, direction : Diego Masson.