Terry Riley (1935)

The Sands (1991)

for string quartet and orchestra

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1991
    • Duration : 30 mn 30 s
    • Editor : Associated Music Publishers
    • Commission: Festival de Salzbourg
Detailed formation
  • solistes : violin, second violin, viola, cello
  • flute, alto flute, oboe, English horn, clarinet, bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, 2 horns, 2 trumpets, timpani, 2 percussionists, piano, strings

Creation information

Table of contents

  • The Sands
  • Mirage
  • Rubberlady’s Theme Music
  • Ebony Horns