George Benjamin (1960)

Octet (1978)

pour huit instrumentistes

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1978
    • Duration : 10 mn
    • Editor : Faber Music
    • Commission: Francis Routh pour les Redcliffe Concerts of British Music
Detailed formation
  • 1 flute (also 1 piccolo), 1 clarinet, 1 percussionist, 1 celesta, 1 violin, 1 viola, 1 cello, 1 double bass

Creation information

  • Date : 24 February 1979
    Location :

    Purcell Room, Londres


    Performers :

    Redcliffe Ensemble, direction : Edwin Roxburgh