Emmanuel Nunes (1941-2012)

Peter Kien – eine akustische Maske (2011 -2012)

for ensemble and live electronics

electronic work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2011 - 2012
    • Duration : 25 mn
    • Publisher : Ricordi, Munich, nº Sy. 4183
    • Libretto (details, author) :

      d’après Elias Canetti, Die Blendung (1931-1932), Theory of the Acoustic Mask (1937)

Detailed formation
  • flute (also piccolo, bass flute), clarinet (also bass clarinet), bass clarinet (also contrabass clarinet), baritone saxophone, bassoon (also contrabassoon), percussionist, 2 electronic/MIDI keyboards/synthesizers, harp, 3 violins, viola, 2 cellos, double bass

Premiere information

  • Date : 29 April 2012
    Location :

    Allemagne, Witten, Wittener Tage für Neue Kammermusik


    Performers :

    Collegium Novum Zürich, direction : Titus Engel

Information on the electronics
Studio information : Studio experimental de la SWF Freiburg
RIM (réalisateur(s) en informatique musicale) : Reinhold Braig
Electronic device : temps réel

Table of contents

  • Einsichten
  • An die Bücher
  • Die Erstarrung
  • Irrfahrt