Elliott Carter (1908-2012)

A Symphony of Three Orchestras (1976)

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1976
    • Duration : 17 mn
    • Editor : Associated Music Publishers
Detailed formation
  • 3 flûtes, 3 hautbois, 3 clarinettes, 3 bassons, 5 cors, 2 trompettes, 3 trombones, tuba, 5 percussionnistes, timbales, vibraphone, xylophone, metal-chimes, marimba, harpe, piano, cordes

Creation information

  • Date : 17 February 1977
    Location :

    États-Unis, New York


    Performers :

    le New York Philharmonic Orchestra, direction : Pierre Boulez

Observations

  • Orch. 1 : 0.0.0.0 - 3.2.3.1- timb, 4pc, hp, pn - cordes
  • Orch. 2 : 3cl, vibr, xyl, chimes, mar, cordes (2.0.0.3.1)
  • Orch. 3 : 3.3.0.3 - 2.0.0.0 - pc - cordes (8.0.4.0.2)

Enregistrement : New York Philharmonic, direction : Pierre Boulez, Sony Classical 68334.