Sir Peter Maxwell Davies (1934-2016)

Le Jongleur de Notre Dame (1979)

for mime-juggler, baritone, ensemble and children's group

  • General information
    • Composition date: 1979
    • Duration: 50 mn
    • Publisher: Chester Music
    • Opus: 79
Detailed formation
  • soloist: baritone
  • juggler (also mime), 4 flutes, oboe, 3 clarinets, 3 trumpets, percussion, piano (also celesta), violin, cello

Premiere information

  • Date: 18 June 1978

    Royaume-Uni, Orcades, Stromness; St Magnus Festival


    Mark Furneaux, mime-jongleur, Michael Rippon, baryton, The Fires of London, Sir Peter Maxwell Davies, direction, Stromness Academy Wind Band, Jean Leonard, direction.