Charles Ives (1874-1954)

Washington's Birthday (1909 -1913)

A Symphony: New England Holidays, first movement, Winter

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1909 - 1913
    • Duration : 9 mn 30 s
    • Publisher : Associated Music Publishers
Detailed formation
  • piccolo (also flute), 2 clarinets, Jew's harp, bassoon [ad lib.] , horn, trombone [ad lib.] , piano [ad lib.] (also glockenspiel [ad lib.] ), strings

Premiere information

  • Date : 3 September 1931
    Location :

    États-Unis, San Francisco, Community Playhouse, New Music Society of California


    Performers :

    le New Music Society Orchestra, direction : Nicolas Slonimsky.

Observations

Table of contents

Very slowly - Allegro - Andante