John Adams (1947)

City Noir (2009)

for orchestra

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2009
    • Duration : 28 mn
    • Publisher : Boosey & Hawkes
Detailed formation
  • 1 piccolo, 3 flutes (also 1 piccolo), 3 oboes, 1 English horn, 3 clarinets (also 1 bass clarinet), 1 bass clarinet, 1 alto saxophone, 2 bassoons, 1 contrabassoon, 6 horns, 4 trumpets, 3 trombones, 1 tuba, 1 timpani, 5 percussionists, 2 harp, 1 piano, 1 celesta, strings

Premiere information

  • Date : 8 October 2009
    Location :

    États-Uns, Los Angeles, CA, Walt Disney Concert Hall


    Performers :

    le Los Angeles Philharmonic, direction : Gustavo Dudamel.