Sir Peter Maxwell Davies (1934-2016)

Tenebrae super Gesualdo (1972)

motet for choir and ensemble


  • General information
    • Composition date: 1972
    • Duration: 20 mn
    • Publisher: Chester Music
    • Opus: 54a
Detailed formation
  • mixed choir, alto flute, bass clarinet, marimba, harpsichord, guitar, violin (also viola), cello

Premiere information

  • Date: 28 January 1984

    Royaume-Uni, Londres, St James


    Music Ensemble and Music Ensemble Chorus, Keith Williams, direction.