Sir Peter Maxwell Davies (1934-2016)

Symphony No. 1 (1976)

pour orchestre

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1976
    • Duration : 58 mn
    • Editor : Boosey & Hawkes
    • Opus : 71
    • Commission: Boston Symphony Orchestra
Detailed formation
  • piccolo (also alto flute), 2 flutes, 2 oboes, English horn, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, timpani, 4 percussionists, celesta, harp, strings

Creation information

  • Date : 2 February 1978
    Location :

    Royaume-Uni, Londres, Royal Festival Hall


    Performers :

    Philharmonia Orchestra, Simon Rattle, direction.