Tōru Takemitsu (1930-1996)

Requiem for strings (1957)

for string orchestra

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1957
    • Duration : 10 mn
    • Editor : Salabert, Paris, nº EAS 17453
    • Commission: Orchestre philharmonique de Tokyo
Detailed formation
  • 10 violins, 9 second violins, 8 violas, 7 cellos, 6 double basses

Creation information

  • Date : 20 June 1957
    Location :

    Japon, Tokyo


    Performers :

    l'Orchestre philharmonique de Tokyo, direction : Masashi Ueda.