Kaija Saariaho (1952)

True Fire (2014)

pour baryton et orchestre

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2014
    • Duration : 27 mn
    • Editor : Chester Music
    • Commission: Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, NDR Sinfonieorchester, BBC Symphony Orchestra et l'Orchestre national de France
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Ralph Waldo Emerson, Seamus Heaney, Mahmoud Darwish, et textes traditionnels Amérindiens.

Detailed formation
  • soliste : baritone
  • 3 flutes (also piccolo, alto flute), 2 oboes, 3 clarinets (also bass clarinet), 2 bassoons (also contrabassoon), 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, 3 percussionists, harp, strings

Creation information

  • Date : 14 May 2015
    Location :

    États-Unis, Los Angeles, Walt Disney Concert Hall


    Performers :

    Gerald Finley, baryton ; Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, Gustavo Dudamel, direction.