Jonathan Dove (1959)

The Monster in the Maze (2015)

opera for children, young people and adults


stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2015
    • Duration : 50 mn
    • Editor : Peters
    • Commission: Berliner Philharmoniker, London Symphony Orchestra et Festival d’Art Lyrique d'Aix-en-Provence
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Alasdair Middleton

Detailed formation
  • soliste : actor
  • ensemble of vocal soloists(mezzo-soprano, tenor [héroïque], solo bass-baritone), unspecified choir, other type of choir [chœur d'adolescents] , children's choir
  • 2 flutes (also piccolo), 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 2 horns, 2 trumpets, trombone, 5 percussionists, harp

Creation information

Observations

Le groupe du Minotaure comprend 6 cors, 4 trombones et 2 tubas.