Giorgio Battistelli (1953)

El otoño del patriarca (2003)

opera in six scenes after Gabriel García Márquez

electronic work
stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2003
    • Duration : 1 h 50 mn
    • Publisher : Ricordi, nº 139152
    • Commission: Bremer Theater
    • Libretto (details, author) :

      Gotthart Kuppel

Detailed formation
  • ensemble of vocal soloists(3 soprano, 2 contralto, 3 countertenor, tenor, 4 baritone, bass voice, unspecified solo child voice), mixed choir [SATB] , children's choir
  • 2 flutes (also piccolo), 2 oboes, 3 clarinets (also bass clarinet), 2 bassoons, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, 3 percussionists, electronic/MIDI keyboard/synthesizer [sampler] (also celesta), strings

Premiere information

  • Date : 6 June 2004
    Location :

    Allemagne, Brême, Bremer Theater


Information on the electronics
Electronic device : sons fixés sur support, échantillonneur - sampler (chœur SATB sur bande)