Cristóbal Halffter (1930-2021)

Parafrasis (1984)

after Fantasia über einen Klang by G. F. Händel, for orchestra


arrangement

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1984
    • Duration : 21 mn
    • Editor : Universal Edition
    • Commission: Radio France
Detailed formation
  • 4 flutes (also 2 piccolos), 4 oboes, 4 clarinets, 4 bassoons, 4 horns, 4 trumpets, 4 trombones, 16 violins, 14 second violins, 12 violas, 10 cellos, 8 double basses

Creation information

  • Date : 26 September 1985
    Location :

    France, Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées


    Performers :

    Orchestre National de France ; Cristóbal Halffter, direction