Elliott Carter (1908-2012)

Adagio Tenebroso (1995)

for orchestra

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1995
    • Duration : 20 mn
    • Editor : Boosey & Hawkes
    • Cycle : Symphonia : Sum Fluxae Pretiam Spei
Detailed formation
  • 3 flutes (also 2 piccolos), 2 oboes, English horn, 2 clarinets (also 1 Eb clarinet), bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, 4 percussionists, strings

Creation information

  • Date : 13 September 1995
    Location :

    Royaume-Uni, Londres, Royal Albert Hall, BBC Proms


    Performers :

    l'Orchestre symphonique de la BBC, direction : Andrew Davis.