Sir Peter Maxwell Davies (1934-2016)

Canticum Canticorum (2001)

for soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, baritone, choir and orchestra

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2001
    • Duration : 50 mn
    • Editor : Chester Music
    • Opus : 217
    • Commission: International Organ Week
Detailed formation
  • solistes : soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, baritone
  • mixed choir [SATB] , 2 flutes (also 1 alto flute), 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (also 1 bass clarinet), 2 bassoons (also 1 contrabassoon), 2 horns, 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, timpani, 2 percussionists, organ, strings

Creation information

  • Date : 6 July 2001
    Location :

    Allemagne, Nuremberg


    Performers :

    Carole Fitzpatrick, soprano, Marina Proudenskja, mezzo-soprano, Andrew Kennedy, ténor, Geoffrey Davidson, baryton, Philharmonisches Orchester der Stadt Nürnberg, Palestrina choir, Philippe Auguin, direction.