Twenty-Seven Heavens

Richard Causton (1971)

Twenty-Seven Heavens 2012

3333 - 4331 - 5 perc - harp - piano (=cel) - strings
Duration 
18
Genre 
Commissioner 
Comments 

The work was revised in 2016.

Performances 
20.8.12 Concertgebouw, Amsterdam: European Union Youth Orchestra / Gianandrea Noseda
23.8.12 Edinburgh International Festival: European Union Youth Orchestra / Gianandrea Noseda
25.8.12 Darmstadt, Germany: European Union Youth Orchestra / Gianandrea Noseda
3
Flute
all doubling piccolo
3
Oboe
3rd doubling cor anglais
3
Clarinet
2nd doubling bass clarinet, 3rd doubling Eb clarinet
3
Bassoon
3rd doubling contrabassoon
4
Horn
3
Trumpet
3
Trombone
1
Tuba
5
Percussion
xylophone, vibraphone, almglocken, 2 antique cymbals (crotales), clash cymbal, 2 anvils, 3 cuicas (2 large, 1 small), pistol, flexatone, bass drum, tam-tam, large suspended cymbal, side drum, 2 high Chinese opera gongs (with upward glissando), woodblock, 2 templeblock, timpani, triangle, 2 tenor drums, 1 bow
1
Harp
1
Piano
doubling celesta
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