John Zorn (1953)

The Temptations of St. Anthony (2012)

for piano and ensemble

  • General information
    • Composition date: 2012
    • Duration: 9 mn
    • Publisher: Hips Road Edition
Detailed formation
  • soloist: piano
  • flute, English horn, clarinet, bassoon, horn, violin, viola, cello, double bass

Premiere information


Présentation de l’éditeur : Thirteen talismanic antiphons for piano and nine instruments. A mini piano concerto in the form of a philosophical dialogue between Saint Anthony (the piano) and his tormentors (ensembles of winds and strings.) A cry in the wilderness.