Sir Harrison Birtwistle: Cortege

  • 1 1 1 1 - 1 1 0 0 - pno, bass tpt, b.d, vln(2), vla, vc, cb
  • Duration: 15’
  • Instrumentation details:
    flute
    oboe
    clarinet in Bb
    bassoon
    trumpet in C
    horn in F
    bass trumpet
    piano
    bass drum
    1st violin
    2nd violin
    viola
    violoncello
    contrabass
  • Composer: Sir Harrison Birtwistle
  • Dedication: in memory of Michael Vyner
  • Commission: A Southbank Centre commission for the reopening of the Royal Festival Hall, 11 June 2007. Performed by the London Sinfonietta.

Work introduction

Audiosamples

Sample pages

World première

Location:
Royal Festival Hall, London (GB)
Date:
11.06.2007
Orchestra:
London Sinfonietta

Press reviews

Previously Viewed Works

No previously viewed works