Tōru Takemitsu (1930-1996)

Kanshù - Coral Island (1962)

pour soprano et orchestre

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1962
    • Duration : 17 mn
    • Editor : Salabert, Paris, nº MC 601P
    • Commission: Radio de Bunka Hoso
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Makoto Ooka

Detailed formation
  • 3 flutes (also piccolo, alto flute), 3 clarinets (also bass clarinet), 2 horns, 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, 5 percussionists, harp, celesta, piano, 12 violins, 10 second violins, 8 violas, 6 cellos, 6 double basses

Creation information

  • Date : 30 November 1962
    Location :

    Japon


    Performers :

    Mutsumi Masuda : soprano, l'Orchestre philharmonique du Japon, direction : Akeo Watanabe.