Louis Andriessen (1939-2021)

ROSA Overture (1993)

opera opening

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1993
    • Duration : 12 mn
    • Editor : Boosey & Hawkes
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Peter Greenaway

Detailed formation
  • mixed choir [2.2.2.2]
  • 3 flutes (also 1 piccolo), 3 oboes, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, 3 percussionists, electric guitar, electric bass, 2 pianos, electronic/MIDI keyboard/synthesizer [synthétiseur] , 2 violins, 2 second violins, 2 violas, 2 cellos, double bass

Creation information

  • Date : 5 October 1993
    Location :

    Pays-Bas, Amsterdam, Proms in Paradiso


    Performers :

    le Netherlands Wind Ensemble, direction : Reinbert de Leeuw.

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