Darius Milhaud (1892-1974)

Le retour de l'enfant prodigue (1917)

cantata for vocal quintet and orchestra

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1917
    • Duration : 42 mn
    • Editor : Universal Edition
    • Opus : 42
    • Dedication : Paul Claudel
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Textes d'André Gide.

Detailed formation
  • soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, 3 baritones, flute, oboe, clarinet, 2 horns, 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, tuba, timpani, drum kit, harp, strings

Creation information

  • Date : 23 November 1922
    Location :

    France, Paris, Concert Wiéner


    Performers :

    Darius Milhaud, direction.