Peter Eötvös (1944)

Three sisters (1996 -1997)

opéra en trois séquences
[Trois soeurs [Tri Sestri]]

electronic work
stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1996 - 1997
    • Duration : 1 h 40 mn
    • Editor : Ricordi, Munich
    • Commission: Opera National de Lyon
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      C.H. Henneberg et Peter Eötvös, adapté de Tchechov, en russe

Detailed formation
  • solistes : 4 solo countertenors [Irina ; Mascha ; Olga ; Natasha] , 3 solo tenors [Doctor ; Rodé ; Fedotik] , 3 solo baritones [Andrei ; Vershinin ; Tusenbach] , 3 solo bass voices [Soljonij ; Kulygin ; Anfisa]
  • 3 flutes (also 1 alto flute), 3 oboes (also 1 English horn), 4 clarinets, bassoon, soprano saxophone, 4 horns, 3 trumpets (also 1 flugerlhorn), 3 trombones, tuba, 4 percussionists, 2 electronic/MIDI keyboards/synthesizers, accordion, 9 violins, 8 second violins, 7 violas, 7 cellos, 5 double basses

Creation information

  • Date : 13 March 1998
    Location :

    France, Lyon, Opéra


    Performers :

    Alain Aubin, Vyatcheslav Kagan-Paley, Oleg Riabets, Gary Boyce, Albert Schagidullin, Nikita Storojev, Dietrich Henschel, Wojtek Drabowicz, Peter Hall, Denis Sedov, Marc Duguay, Ivan Matiakh, Jan Alofs, Orchestre de l' Opéra National de Lyon, direction : Kent Nagano et Peter Eötvös.

Observations

Enregistrement : Opera National de Lyon, direction : Kent Nagano, Peter Eötvös, cd DGG 459 694-2.