Iris ter Schiphorst (1956)

The Fall of the House of Usher (2014)

music for the silent film by James Sibley Watson and Melville Webber (1928)

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2014
    • Duration : 13 mn
    • Publisher : Boosey & Hawkes
Detailed formation
  • soloist : trumpet
  • flute (also piccolo), oboe (also English horn), clarinet (also bass clarinet), bassoon (also contrabassoon), horn, trombone, 2 percussionists, 2 pianos, electronic/MIDI keyboard/synthesizer [keyboard sampler] , guitar [jazz] , strings

Premiere information

  • Date : 11 March 2014
    Location :

    Suisse, Zurich, Museum für Gestaltung


    Performers :

    Collegium Novum Zürich ; Jonathan Stockhammer, direction