Sir Harrison Birtwistle (1934-2022)

The Corridor (2008)

scene for soprano, tenor and ensemble


stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2008
    • Duration : 48 mn
    • Publisher : Boosey & Hawkes
    • Libretto (details, author) :

      David Harsent

Detailed formation
  • soloists : solo soprano, solo tenor
  • flute, clarinet, harp, violin, viola, cello

Premiere information

  • Date : 12 June 2009
    Location :

    Royaume-Uni, Aldeburgh, Britten Studio


    Performers :

    Elizabeth Atherton : soprano, Mark Padmore : ténor, London Sinfonietta, direction : Ryan Wigglesworth, Peter Gill : direction scénique.