Philippe Manoury (1952)

Lab.Oratorium (2019)

for two actors, soprano, mezzo-soprano, chamber choir, large choir, live electronics and orchestra

electronic work, Ircam
stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2019
    • Duration : 1 mn 30 s about
    • Publisher : Durand, nº DF 16555
    • Commission: Gürzenich-Orchester Köln, Elbphilharmonie Hambourg, Ircam-Centre Pompidou et Philharmonie de Paris
Detailed formation
  • soloists : 2 actors, soprano, mezzo-soprano
  • unspecified choir, unspecified choir
  • 3 flutes (also 2 piccolos), 3 oboes (also English horn), 3 clarinets (also Eb clarinet, bass clarinet), 3 bassoons (also contrabassoon), 6 horns, 6 trumpets (also 2 trumpets [en mib] ), 6 trombones, tuba, piano, 4 percussionists, 2 harp, 20 violins, 8 violas, 8 cellos, 6 double basses

Premiere information

  • Date : 19 May 2019
    Location :

    Allemagne, Philharmonie de Cologne


    Performers :

    Rinnat Moriah, soprano ; Tora Augestad, mezzo-soprano ; Patrycia Ziolkowska, actrice ; Sebastian Rudolph, acteur ; SWR Vokalensemble ; Lab.Chor ; Gürzenich-Orchester Köln ; François-Xavier Roth, direction.

Information on the electronics
RIM (réalisateur(s) en informatique musicale) : Thomas Goepfer
Electronic device : temps réel