Sir Peter Maxwell Davies (1934-2016)

Linguae Ignis (Tongues of Fire) (2002)

for cello and ensemble

  • General information
    • Composition date: 2002
    • Duration: 12 mn
    • Publisher: Chester Music
    • Opus: 223
    • Commission: Contempoensemble
Detailed formation
  • soloist: cello
  • flute (also alto flute), oboe, clarinet (also bass clarinet), bassoon (also contrabassoon), horn, trumpet, bass trombone, percussionist, piano, violin, viola, double bass

Premiere information

  • Date: 20 May 2002

    Italie, Florence, Teatro Goldini


    Vittorio Ceccanti, violoncelle, Contempoartensemble, Mauro Ceccanti, direction.