Giorgio Battistelli (1953)

CO2 (2015)

opera for mixed choir, white voice choir, orchestra and backstage ensemble

electronic work
stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2015
    • Duration : 1 h 35 mn
    • Publisher : Ricordi, nº 139893
    • Commission: Teatro alla Scala
    • Libretto (details, author) :

      Ian Burton

Detailed formation
  • soloists : flute [en coulisse] , oboe [en coulisse] , bassoon [en coulisse] , percussionist [en coulisse] , viola [en coulisse]
  • mixed choir [SATB] , children's choir
  • 3 flutes (also 2 piccolos), 3 oboes (also English horn), 4 clarinets (also E-flat clarinet, 2 bass clarinets), 4 bassoons (also 2 contrabassoons), 4 horns, 4 trumpets, 4 trombones, 2 tubas, timpani, 4 percussionists, 2 harp, electric bass, strings

Premiere information

  • Date : 16 May 2015
    Location :

    Italie, Milan, Teatro alla Scala


Information on the electronics
Electronic device : échantillonneur - sampler (2 samplers)