Julia Wolfe (1958)

My Beautiful Scream (2003)

concerto for amplified string quartet and orchestra

electronic work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2003
    • Duration : 25 mn
    • Publisher : Red Poppy
    • Commission: Radio France, Basel Sinfonietta et Brooklyn Philharmonic pour le Kronos Quartet
Detailed formation
  • soloist : 4 strings
  • 2 flutes, piccolo, 2 oboes, English horn, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, bass trombone, tuba, piano, 4 percussionists, harp, electric bass, strings

Premiere information

  • Date : 6 February 2004
    Location :

    Paris, Maison de la Radio, Festival Présences


    Performers :

    Orchestre de Radio France ; Kronos Quartet.

Information on the electronics
Electronic device : amplification