Darius Milhaud (1892-1974)

I. Agamemnon (1913)

opera for soprano, male choir and orchestra


stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1913
    • Duration : 10 mn
    • Publisher : Heugel
    • Cycle : L'Orestie
    • Opus : 14
    • Dedication : Jacques Benoist-Méchin
    • Libretto (details, author) :

      Texte d'Eschyle repris par Paul Claudel.

Detailed formation
  • soloist : solo soprano
  • men's choir, 3 flutes, 3 oboes, 3 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, drum kit, harp, strings

Premiere information

  • Date : April 1927
    Location :

    France, Paris, Concert Straram


    Performers :

    M. Bunlet, voix ; W. Straram, direction.