Oliver Knussen (1952-2018)

The Wild Rumpus (1983)

tiré de l'opéra Where the Wild Things Are, pour orchestre

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1983
    • Duration : 4 mn
    • Editor : Faber Music, Londres
    • Opus : 20b
Detailed formation
  • 3 flutes (also 1 piccolo), 1 oboe, 1 English horn, 3 clarinets (also 1 Eb clarinet), 1 bassoon, 1 contrabassoon, 4 horns, 3 trombones, 4 percussionists, 1 harp, 1 piano [4 mains] , 6 violins, 6 second violins, 4 violas, 4 cellos, 4 double basses [nombre de cordes minimum]

Creation information

  • Date : 21 July 1987
    Location :

    Londres, BBC Prom, Royal Albert Hall


    Performers :

    le London Sinfonietta, direction : Oliver Knussen.