Sir Michael Tippett (1905-1998)

The Vision of Saint Augustine (1965)

pour baryton solo, chœur et orchestre

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1965
    • Duration : 35 mn
    • Editor : Schott
    • Commission: BBC
Detailed formation
  • ensemble de voix solistes(baritone []), mixed choir, 2 flutes (also 1 piccolo), oboe, English horn, clarinet, clarinet, bass clarinet, 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, 6 percussionists, celesta, piano, marimba, harp, 8 violins, 8 second violins, 6 violas, 4 cellos, double bass

Creation information

  • Date : 19 January 1966
    Location :

    Royaume-Uni, Londres, Royal Festival Hall


    Performers :

    Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baryton), BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, direction : Sir Michael Tippett.