Brian Ferneyhough (1943)

Seven Tableaux Vivants Representing the Angel of History as Melancholia (2003)

for ensemble and reciter

  • General information
    • Composition date: 2003
    • Duration: 13 mn 45 s
    • Publisher: Peters, Londres, nº EP 7719
    • Commission: Ensemble intercontemporain et Musée d'Orsay
Detailed formation
  • soloist: male narrator
  • flute, oboe, 3 bass clarinets, soprano saxophone, horn, trumpet, trombone, violin, second violin, viola, cello, double bass

Premiere information

  • Date: 13 January 2004

    France, Paris, Auditorium du Musée d'Orsay


    Brian  Ferneyhough et l'Ensemble Intercontemporain, direction : François-Xavier Roth.