Tan Dun (1957)

Contrabass Concerto: The Wolf (2014)

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2014
    • Duration : 20 mn
    • Editor : Schirmer
    • Commission: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, St. Louis Symphony, Taiwan Philharmonic (NSO), Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra.
Detailed formation
  • soliste : double bass
  • 2 flutes, piccolo, 2 oboes, English horn, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, 1 tuba, 1 timpani, 4 percussionists, 1 harp, 16 violins, 14 second violins, 12 violas, 10 cellos, 8 double basses

Creation information

  • Date : 29 January 2015
    Location :

    Pays-Bas, Amsterdam


    Performers :

    Dominc Seldis, contrebasse ; the Netherlands Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra ; Tan Dun, direction.