Kaija Saariaho (1952)

Orion (2002)

pour orchestre

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2002
    • Duration : 25 mn
    • Editor : Chester Music
    • Commission: Cleveland Orchestra
    • Dedication : à Franz Welser-Möst et l'orchestre de Cleveland
Detailed formation
  • 4 flutes, 4 oboes, 4 clarinets, 4 bassoons, 6 horns, 4 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, 4 percussionists, 2 timpani, 2 harp, piano, organ, 14 violins, 12 second violins, 10 violas, 8 cellos, 6 double basses

Creation information

  • Date : 23 January 2003
    Location :

    États-Unis, Cleveland


    Performers :

    l'Orchestre de Cleveland, direction : Franz Welser-Möst.

Table of contents

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  3. Hunter