James Tenney (1934-2006)

Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird (1958 -1971)

for bass voice, alto flute, oboe, viola, cello and double bass

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1958 - 1971
    • Duration : 5 mn
    • Publisher : Smith Publications
    • Libretto (details, author) :

      Wallace Stevens.

Detailed formation
  • soloist : bass voice
  • alto flute, oboe, viola, cello, double bass

Premiere information

Observations

La version de 1958 recourait à l'effectif suivant : ténor, 2 flûtes, violon, alto, violoncelle.