Krzysztof Penderecki (1933-2020)

Uwertura pittsburska (1967)

pour orchestre de vents, percussion et claviers
[Ouverture de Pittsburg]

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1967
    • Duration : variable
    • Editor : Peters, nº EP 66202
    • Commission: Robert Austin Boudreau pour Het Radio à Amsterdam
Detailed formation
  • 4 flutes (also 2 piccolos, 1 alto flute), 4 oboes (also 1 oboe d'amore, 1 English horn, 1 heckelphone), 4 clarinets (also 2 alto saxophones, 1 bass clarinet, 2 contrabass clarinets), 5 bassoons (also 1 contrabassoon), 5 horns, 5 trumpets, 5 trombones, 3 timpani, 6 percussionists, 1 piano, 1 pump organ

Creation information

  • Date : 30 June 1967
    Location :

    Etats-Unis, Pittsburgh


    Performers :

    American Wind Symphony Orchestra, direction : Robert Austin Boudreau.