Saed Haddad (1972)

A Wintery Spring (2015 -2016)

dramatic lament in three scenes


stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2015 - 2016
    • Video, installation (detail, author) : Vidéo de Mario Spiegel.
    • Duration : 50 mn
    • Commission: Opera Frankfurt et Ensemble Modern
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Texte de Gibran Khalil Gibran.

Detailed formation
  • solistes : soprano, mezzo-soprano, baritone
  • mixed choir [SATB - pré-enregistré] , flute (also piccolo, alto flute, bass flute), English horn, basset horn (also clarinet, A clarinet), contrabass clarinet (also bass clarinet), bassoon, horn, trumpet (also flugerlhorn, piccolo trumpet), bass trombone (also alto trombone, euphonium, tuba), percussionist, celesta (also piano, harpsichord), 2 violins, viola, cello, double bass

Creation information

  • Location :

    Février 2018, Allemagne, Francfort


    Performers :

    Alison King, Deanna Pauletto, Brandon Cedel, chanteurs ; Chœur pré-enregistré (Johanna Greulich, Bianca Andrew, Sören Richter, Christos Pelekanos) ; l’Ensemble Modern ; Franck Ollu, direction, Corinna Tetzel, mise en scène.