Sir Harrison Birtwistle (1934-2022)

Angel Fighter (2009)

for chamber choir, tenor, countertenor and ensemble

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2009
    • Duration : 34 mn
    • Editor : Boosey & Hawkes
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Stephen Plaice

Detailed formation
  • solistes : solo tenor, solo countertenor
  • mixed choir
  • 2 flutes (also 2 piccolos, 1 alto flute), 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (also 1 Eb clarinet, 1 bass clarinet), 2 bassoons (also 1 contrabassoon), 2 horns, 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, harp, 3 violins, 3 violas, 3 cellos, double bass

Creation information

  • Date : 13 June 2010
    Location :

    Allemagne, Leipzig, Thomaskirche


    Performers :

    William Towers : contreténor, Jeffrey Lloyd Roberts : ténor, RIAS Kammerchor, musikFabrik, direction : Stefan Asbury.