Hans Werner Henze (1926-2012)

Introitus (1990)

du Requiem pour piano solo et grand ensemble

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1990
    • Duration : 5 mn
    • Editor : Schott
    • Cycle : Requiem
Detailed formation
  • soliste : 1 piano
  • 2 flutes (also 1 piccolo, 1 alto flute), 1 oboe, 1 English horn, 1 clarinet, 1 bass clarinet, 1 soprano saxophone, 1 bassoon, 2 horns, 2 trumpets, 1 trombone, 1 bass trombone, 1 timpani, 3 percussionists, 1 harp, 1 celesta, 4 violins, 3 violas, 3 cellos, 1 double bass

Creation information

  • Date : 6 May 1990
    Location :

    Londres, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden


    Performers :

    Paul Crossley : piano, London Sinfonietta, direction : Oliver Knussen.