Sir Peter Maxwell Davies (1934-2016)

The No. 11 Bus (1984)

musical theater for mime, singers, dancers and instrumental ensemble

stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date: 1984
    • Duration: 45 mn
    • Publisher: Chester Music
    • Opus: 116
Detailed formation
  • mime, male dancer, female dancer, mezzo-soprano, tenor, baritone, flute (also piccolo), A clarinet (also bass clarinet), percussion, piano (also celesta)

Premiere information

  • Date: 20 March 1984

    Royaume-Uni, Londres, Queen Elisabeth Hall


    Simon McBurney, mime, Anne Dickie, danseuse, Tom Yang, danseur, Mary Thomas, mezzo-soprano, Donald Stephenson, ténor, Brian Rayner Cook, baryton, The Fires of London, Günther Bauer-Schenk, direction.