Betsy Jolas (1926)

Tales of a summer sea (1977)

pour orchestre

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1977
    • Duration : 16 mn
    • Editor : Heugel / Leduc, 1986
    • Commission: Fromm Music Foundation
Detailed formation
  • 3 flutes (also piccolo), 3 oboes (also English horn), 3 clarinets (also bass clarinet), 3 bassoons (also contrabassoon), 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, 4 percussionists, 8 timpani [2 exécutants] , piano (also celesta), 14 violins, 12 second violins, 10 violas, 8 cellos, 8 double basses

Creation information

  • Date : August 1977
    Location :

    Etats-Unis, Tanglewood, Berkshire Music Festival


    Performers :

    Orchestre du Berkshire Music Center ; Gunther Schuller, direction