George Crumb (1929-2022)

Lux Aeterna (1971)

d'après une Messe de Requiem du XIIIe siècle, pour cinq musiciens masqués

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1971
    • Duration : 15 mn
    • Editor : Peters, nº P66495
Detailed formation
  • solo mezzo-soprano, bass flute (also soprano recorder), ohter plucked strings [sitar] , 2 percussionists

Creation information

  • Date : 16 January 1972
    Location :

    États-Unis, Virginia, Philadelphia Composers' Forum in Richmond


    Performers :

    Jenneke Barton : mezzo-soprano.

Observations

Enregistrements : Jan DeGaetani : mezzo-soprano, The University of Pennsylvania Contemporary Players, direction : Richard Wernick, 1 cd Bridge Records 9127, 2003 ; Freda Herseth : mezzo-soprano, Orchestra 2001, direction : James Freeman, 1 cd CRI 723, 1996.