Millennium Scenes

Richard Causton (1971)

Millennium Scenes 1999

3333 - 4431 - timp, 6 perc - pno - strings (16.14.12.10.8)
Duration 
16
Genre 
Commissioner 

Part of the BBC's Sounding the Century series.

Revised in 2001.

Performances 
31.3.99 Royal Festival Hall, London: BBC Symphony Orchestra/Sir Andrew Davis
10.11.01 'European Music Month' Basel, Switzerland: Basel Symphony Orchestral/Jurjen Hempel
1.6.03 Saarbr├╝cken, Germany: Saarbr├╝cken Radio Symphony Orchestra / Jukka-Pekka Saraste
3
Flute
all doubling piccolo
3
Oboe
2nd & 3rd doubling cor anglais
3
Clarinet
3rd doubling Eb clarinet
3
Bassoon
3rd doubling contrabassoon
4
Horn
4
Trumpet
3
Trombone
3rd bass trombone
1
Tuba
1
Timpani
6
Percussion
2 apito (samba whistle), tam-tam, log drum, crotales, gong, high japanese woodblock, pedal bass drum, 2 cowbells, 2 suspended cymbals (medium & high), 2 car horn, tenor drum, small thunder sheet, bongos, metal wash board, 5 tom-toms, vibraphone, large bass drum, 2 roto-toms, sandpaper blocks
16
Violin
14
Violin II
12
Viola
10
Cello
8
Double bass
1
Piano
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