Feedback
Universal Edition - Arvo Pärt – Adam's Passion

Arvo Pärt

Arvo Pärt
Adam's Passion

Year of composition: 2015
Subtitle: a production by Robert Wilson based on "Adam's Lament", "Tabula Rasa", "Miserere" and "Sequentia"
Composer: Arvo Pärt
Instrumentation details:

 
Please check your input!





  • (deliveryaddress if different)

  • What kind of material would you like to order?
    (Eg: piano reduction)
Licensing Request

World Première

Location: Noblessner Foundry Tallinn / Estonia
Date: 12.05.2015
Orchestra: Tallinn Chamber Orchestra
Choir: Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
Conductor: Tõnu Kaljuste
Scenery: Robert Wilson
Main Soloists: Lucinda Childs, Michael Theophanous, Endro Roosimäe, Erki Laur, Tatjana Kosmõnina; soloists, actors, drama and dance students
Remarks: 16 May: two performances (14.30h + 19.00h)

Work Introduction

Theatre magician Robert Wilson is paying homage to Arvo Pärt with a musical and theatre production that will be premiered in May 2015 in Tallinn. The production consists of a chamber orchestra, a choir, five solo singers, actors and a group of local drama students. For this project, Arvo Pärt has selected three major compositions from his oeuvre: the two choral works Adam’s Lament and Miserere, and the double violin concerto Tabula rasa. This is joined by Sequentia, a new work composed by Pärt especially for this production. The unique collaboration between these two great artists is an event of international importance.

Simultaneously, a television documentary is being filmed.

Reviews

Wilson’s vision, uniquely married to Pärt’s luminous musical essence, is a primeval, sculptural, and slow-motion dream – an ominous dream that cannot be forgotten. (Alexandra Ivanoff, Today’s Zaman, 17.05.2015)

Trailer

1 Ensemble that has played this work:

Shipping costs

We are happy to offer the following shipping methods for your order:

Germany    
Standard Post 1–3 working days EUR 3.00
Europe    
Economy Airmail 6–10 working days EUR 9.95
World (i.e. outside Europe)*   
Economy Airmail 10–15 working days EUR 14.95
Standard Airmail 5–10 working days EUR 19.95

* While we send your music as quickly as possible (usually by the next day), we unfortunately do not have any influence on the time it takes your music to reach you. The further you are away from our warehouse in Germany, the longer your music will take to reach you. From experience, that can take a couple of weeks to the USA and three or even four to Asia and South America.