Bruno Maderna (1920-1973)

Ausstrahlung (1971)

for female voice, obbligado flute and oboe, large orchestra and magnetic tape

electronic work

  • General information
    • Composition date: 1971
    • Duration: 35 mn
    • Publisher: Ricordi, Milan
    • Libretto (details, author):

      textes sacrés et poétiques persans et indiens

Detailed formation
  • soloists: unspecified solo female voice, flute (also alto flute), oboe (also English horn, oboe d'amore, other double reed instrument [musette] )
  • 4 flutes (also 2 piccolos), 3 oboes, English horn, Eb clarinet, 4 clarinets (also 2 bass clarinets), 3 bassoons, 4 horns, 5 trumpets, 4 trombones, tuba, vibraphone, 2 xylophones, 2 marimbas, glockenspiel, percussionist, 2 harp, celesta, strings

Premiere information

  • Date: 4 September 1971

    Iran, Persépolis, Festival des Arts


    Cathy Berberian, Koos Verheul, Lothar Faber, Orchestre de l'Aia, direction : Bruno Maderna.

Information on the electronics
Electronic device: sons fixés sur support