Serge Prokofiev (1890-1953)

Ballade du garçon resté inconnu (1942 -1943)

cantata for soprano, tenor, choir and orchestra
[Ballad of an unknown boy]

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1942 - 1943
    • Duration : 23 mn
    • Editor : Boosey & Hawkes
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Texte de Pavel Antokolski.

Detailed formation
  • solistes : soprano, tenor
  • unspecified choir, 2 flutes, piccolo, 2 oboes, English horn, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, 4 percussionists, piano, harp, strings

Creation information

  • Date : 21 February 1944
    Location :

    URSS, Moscou