Laurent Petitgirard (1950)

Joseph Merrick dit Elephant Man (1996 -1998)

opera

electronic work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1996 - 1998
    • Duration : 2 h 35 mn
    • Editor : Durand, Paris, nº DF 15045
    • Commission: Fondation Beaumarchais
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Eric Nonn

Detailed formation
  • solistes : 5 solo sopranos [dont une colorature et un enfant] , solo mezzo-soprano, 2 solo tenors, 2 solo baritones, solo bass voice
  • mixed choir
  • 2 flutes (also 1 piccolo, 1 alto flute), 2 oboes (also 1 English horn), 3 clarinets (also 1 bass clarinet), 3 bassoons (also 1 contrabassoon), 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, 2 percussionists, harp, celesta, strings

Creation information

  • Date : 7 February 2002
    Location :

    République tchèque, Prague, Opéra d'État.


Observations

Enregistrements : cd Naxos et dvd Marco Polo.