Overture to 'The Tempest'

Thomas Adès (1971)

Overture to 'The Tempest' 2004

3(II+III=picc).3.3(III=in A).2.cbsn - 4.3.2.btrbn.1 - timp - perc(3): small whip/sheet metal/tam-t/2 SD (medium and deep)/BD - upright pno - strings
Duration 
3
Genre 
Commissioner 
Publisher 
Performances 
10.4.04, Royal Opera House, London, UK: The Royal Opera/Thomas Adès
11.5.10 Philharmonie, Cologne: Chamber Orchestra of Europe
15.10.10 Melbourne Festival: Melbourne Symphony Orchestra / Thomas Adès
24.2.15 Philharmonie, Berlin: Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin / Gustav Gimeno
27.2.15 Oviedo, Spain: Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias / Rossen Milanov
12.11.15 Lyon, France: Orchestre National de Lyon / Leonard Slatkin
3
Flute
2nd & 3rd doubling piccolo
3
Oboe
3
Clarinet
3rd doubling clarinet in A
3
Bassoon
3rd contrabassoon
4
Horn
3
Trumpet
3
Trombone
3rd bass trombone
1
Tuba
1
Timpani
3
Percussion
small whip, sheet metal, tam-tam, 2 side drum (medium and deep), bass drum
1
Piano
upright piano
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