Lou Harrison (1917-2003)

Elegiac Symphony (1975)

for orchestra

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1975
    • Duration : 33 mn
    • Editor : Peer Music
    • Opus : 211
    • Commission: Koussevitzky Foundation
Detailed formation
  • 3 flutes, 3 oboes, 3 clarinets, 3 bassoons, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, 3 percussionists, vibraphone, celesta, 2 pianos [dont 1 tack piano] , organ, 2 harp, strings

Creation information

  • Date : 7 December 1975
    Location :

    États-Unis, Oakland, Paramount Theater


    Performers :

    Oakland Symphony Youth Orchestra, Denis de Coteau, direction.