David Lang (1957)

true pearl (2018)

for mixed choir and ensemble

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2018
    • Duration : 30 mn
    • Commission: Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    • Libretto (details, author) :

      Sybil Kempson.

Detailed formation
  • mixed choir(2 soprano, 2 viola, 2 tenor, 2 bass voice)
  • oboe, clarinet (also bass clarinet), 2 percussionists, piano, viola, cello, double bass

Premiere information

  • Date : 10 April 2018
    Location :

    États-Unis, Boston, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum


    Performers :

    Roomful of Teeth ; Callithumpian Consort ; Stephen Drury, direction.