Esa-Pekka Salonen (1958)

Nyx (2010)

for orchestra

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2010
    • Duration : 19 mn
    • Publisher : Chester Music, Londres
    • Commission: Radio France
Detailed formation
  • 3 flutes (also piccolo), piccolo, 3 oboes, English horn, 3 clarinets, bass clarinet, 3 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 4 trombones, tuba, timpani, 3 percussionists, harp, celesta (also piano), 14 violins, 12 second violins, 10 violas, 8 cellos, 6 double basses

Premiere information

  • Date : 19 February 2011
    Location :

    Paris, théâtre du Châtelet, festival Présences de Radio France


    Performers :

    l'Orchestre philharmonique de Radio France, direction : Esa-Pekka Salonen.