Sir Peter Maxwell Davies (1934-2016)

Miss Donnithorne's Maggot (1974)

musical theater for soprano or mezzo-soprano and ensemble


stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1974
    • Duration : 37 mn
    • Editor : Boosey & Hawkes
    • Opus : 60
    • Commission: Adelaide Festival of Arts
    • Dedication : Patrick White
Detailed formation
  • soprano [ou mezzo-soprano] , flute (also piccolo, alto flute), clarinet, piano, percussionist, violin, cello

Creation information

  • Date : 9 March 1974
    Location :

    Australie, Adelaide, Town Hall


    Performers :

    Mary Thomas, The Fires of London, Sir Peter Maxwell Davies, direction.