Charles Ives (1874-1954)

The General Slocum (1909 -1910)

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1909 - 1910
    • Duration : 3 mn
    • Editor : Associated Music Publishers
Detailed formation
  • piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, cornet, 3 trombones, tuba, percussionist, strings

Creation information

  • Date : 29 November 1970
    Location :

    États-Unis, New York, Carnegie Hall


    Performers :

    l'American Symphony Orchestra, direction : Gunther Schuller.

Observations

autre titre : Tragic Tone Poem: The General Slocum Disaster