John Tavener (1944-2013)

Canciones Españolas (1972)

for two countertenors or sopranos, two flutes, percussion, organ and harpsichord

  • General information
    • Composition date: 1972
    • Duration: 15 mn
    • Publisher: Chester Music
    • Commission: London Sinfonietta
    • Libretto (details, author):

      Alfonso de Mudarra, Alphonse X, dit « Alphonse le Sage »

Detailed formation
  • soloist: 2 countertenors [ou sopranos]
  • 2 flutes, percussionist, organ, harpsichord

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