Giorgio Battistelli (1953)

The Cenci (1997)

musical theater after Antonin Artaud

electronic work
stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1997
    • Duration : 1 h 20 mn
    • Publisher : Ricordi, nº 139471
    • Commission: Almeida Opera London
    • Dedication : Jonathan Reeckie
    • Libretto (details, author) :

      Giorgio Battistelli

Detailed formation
  • soloists : 2 actors, 2 actresses
  • flute, 3 oboes (also bass clarinet), trumpet, trombone, tuba, 2 percussionists, bell, 2 violas, 2 cellos, 2 double basses

Premiere information

  • Date : 11 July 1997
    Location :

    Royaume-Uni, Londres, Almeida Opera


    Performers :

    Ian McDiarmid, Anastasia Hille, John Light, Kathryn Pogson, acteurs ; The Almeida Ensemble ; David Parry, direction

Information on the electronics
Electronic device : temps réel, amplification