Tōru Takemitsu (1930-1996)

Guntù S. - Archipelago S. (1993)

for twenty-one instrumentalists divided into five groups

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1993
    • Duration : 14 mn
    • Editor : Schott, Tokyo, nº SJ1084
    • Commission: Festival d'Aldeburgh
Detailed formation
  • 1 flute (also 1 alto flute), 1 oboe (also 1 oboe d'amore), 2 clarinets, 1 bassoon, 2 horns, 1 trumpet, 2 trombones, 2 percussionists, 1 harp, 1 celesta, 2 violins, 2 violas, 2 cellos, 1 double bass

Creation information

  • Date : 18 June 1993
    Location :

    Grande Bretagne, festival d'Aldeburgh


    Performers :

    le London Sinfonietta, direction : Oliver Knussen.