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Sir Harrison Birtwistle: Prologue

  • for tenor and 7 instruments
  • bsn, hn, tpt(2), tbn, vln, db
  • Duration: 5’20”
  • Soloists:
  • Instrumentation details:
    horn in F
    1st trumpet in Bb
    2nd trumpet in Bb
  • Composer: Sir Harrison Birtwistle
  • Text author: Aeschylus
  • Translator: Philip Vellacott
  • Dedication: Dedicated "to Michael and Aet" (nyman) "on the occasion of Molly"
  • Commission: Commissioned by the 1971 English Bach Festival for Philip Langridge and the London Sinfonietta
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Sir Harrison Birtwistle: Prologue for tenor and 7 instruments | UE15491

  • Edition type: score
  • Format: 23.4 × 30.6 cm
  • ISBN: 978-3-7024-4726-7
  • ISMN: 979-0-008-04407-6
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