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György Ligeti1923 - 2006

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Mysteries of the Macabre

Three arias from the opera Le Grand Macabre · Version for coloratura soprano and ensemble arranged by Elgar Howarth

Created1974-77/1992
World premiere11. March 1993, Boston · NEC Contemporary Ensemble · Lisa Saffer, soprano · John Heiss, conductor
Duration08'00''
Instrumentation1 (also pic.) · 1 · 1 (also bcl.) · 1 (also cbn.) - 1 · 1 · 1 (ad lib. also cbtbn.) · 0 - perc. (s.dr. · b.dr. · tom. · 4 bong. · susp.cymb. · pair of cymbals · 4 temple bl. · tamb. · crot. · cast. · t.-t. · glock. · mar. · guiro · slide whistle · 1 sheet of strong wrapping paper · whistle · police whistle · w.bl.) - pf. (also cel.) · mand. - str. (1 · 1 · 1 · 1 · 1)
PublisherSchott

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