Darius Milhaud (1892-1974)

II. Les Choephores (1915)

opera for soprano, baritone, narrator, mixed choir and orchestra


stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1915
    • Duration : 30 mn
    • Editor : Heugel
    • Cycle : L'Orestie
    • Opus : 24
    • Dedication : Charles Koechlin
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Texte d'Eschyle repris par Paul Claudel.

Detailed formation
  • solistes : solo soprano, baritone, narrator
  • mixed choir, 3 flutes, 3 oboes, 3 clarinets, 4 bassoons, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, 15 drum kits, harp, strings

Creation information

  • Date : 15 June 1919
    Location :

    France, Paris, Concert Delgrange


    Performers :

    Jane Bathori, voix ; F. Delgrange, direction.