George Crumb (1929-2022)

Madrigals, Book I (1965)

for soprano, double bass and vibraphone
[Madrigaux, Livre I]

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1965
    • Duration : 9 mn
    • Editor : Peters, nº P66458
    • Commission: Fondation Koussevitzky, New York
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Federico Garcia Lorca

Detailed formation
  • solo soprano, vibraphone, double bass

Creation information

  • Date : 11 March 1966
    Location :

    États-Unis, Washington, D.C, Library of Congress


    Performers :

    Jan DeGaetani : mezzo-soprano, Contemporary Chamber Ensemble, direction : Arthur Weisberg.

Observations

Enregistrements : Jan DeGaetani : mezzo-soprano, University of Pennsylvania Contemporary Players, direction : Richard Wernick, 1 cd New World 357-2, 1987 ; Anne-Marie Mühle : mezzo-soprano, 1 cd Musica Varia, BIS 261, 1985.