Philip Glass (1937)

The Making of the Representative for Planet 8 (1986)

opéra en trois actes, pour solistes, petit chœur et orchestre


stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1986
    • Duration : 3 h
    • Editor : Dunvagen Music Publishers
    • Commission: Houston Grand Opera, l'English National Opera et le Landestheater Kiel, Allemagne.
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Doris Lessing

Detailed formation
  • solistes : 2 solo sopranos, 1 solo mezzo-soprano, 1 solo contralto, 2 solo baritones, 2 solo bass voices
  • mixed choir à 4 voix
  • 2 flutes (also 1 piccolo), 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 1 bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, 1 bass trombone, 1 tuba, 3 percussionists, 1 harp, strings

Creation information

  • Date : 8 July 1988
    Location :

    Houston Grand Opera.