Cristóbal Halffter (1930-2021)

Halfbéniz (2000)

Divertimento in homage to Isaac Albéniz, for orchestra

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2000
    • Duration : 15 mn
    • Editor : Universal Edition
    • Commission: Fundación España Nuevo Milenio
    • Dedication : à Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos avec mon amitié longue de nombreuses années
Detailed formation
  • 2 flutes, 2 piccolos, 3 oboes, English horn, 3 clarinets, bass clarinet, 3 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns, 4 trumpets, 4 trombones, bass tuba, timpani, 4 percussionists, harp, 16 violins, 14 second violins, 12 violas, 10 cellos, 8 double basses

Creation information

  • Date : 23 February 2001
    Location :

    Espagne, Madrid, Auditorio Nacional de Música


    Performers :

    Orquesta Nacional de España ; Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, direction