Sir Peter Maxwell Davies (1934-2016)

Symphony No. 5 (1994)

for orchestra

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1994
    • Duration : 26 mn
    • Editor : Boosey & Hawkes
    • Opus : 166
Detailed formation
  • piccolo, 2 flutes (also 1 alto flute), 2 oboes, English horn, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, 5 percussions, celesta, harp, strings

Creation information

  • Date : 9 August 1994
    Location :

    Royaume-Uni, Londres, Royal Albert Hall, BBC Proms


    Performers :

    Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Peter Maxwell Davies, direction.