These Premises Are Alarmed

Thomas Adès (1971)

These Premises Are Alarmed 1996

3333-4331-perc(4)- pno(=cel) - harp - strings (16.16.14.10.8)
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Written for the opening of the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Performances 
12.9.96 Bridgewater Hall, Manchester: Halle Orchestra/Kent Nagano
12.9.98 BBC Proms, London: BBC Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Davis
5.3.99 Helsinki, Finland: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Hannu Lintu
30.7.99 Minnesota, MN, USA: Minnesota Orchestra / Jeffrey Tate
4.6.00 Ojai Festival, USA: Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra / Sir Simon Rattle
21.10.00 Royal Festival Hall, London: London Philharmonic Orchestra / Kent Nagano
24.10.00 Florida, USA: Florida Philharmonic Orchestra / James Judd
31.12.02 Hamburg, Germany: Philharmonisches Staatsorchester Hamburg / Ingo Metzmacher
22.1.04 St David's Hall, Cardiff: BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Jac van Steen
10.4.04 Salzburg Easter Festival: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra / Sir Simon Rattle
Selected performances only. For full listing please visit www.fabermusic.com
3
Flute
3 piccolos, 1st doubling flute
3
Oboe
3
Clarinet
2nd doubling bass clarinet, 3rd doubling Eb clarinet
3
Bassoon
3rd doubling contrabassoon
4
Horn
3
Trumpet
3rd doubling piccolo trumpet
3
Trombone
1st doubling bass trumpet, 3rd bass trombone
1
Tuba
4
Percussion
crotales, marimba, 9 large roasting tins, hi-hat, 4 field drums, antique cymbals, 4 gong, glockenspiel, 2 bass drum, tam-tam, geophone, 2 woodblock, timpani, 3 side drum, rototom
16
Violin
16
Violin II
14
Viola
10
Cello
8
Double bass
1
Harp
1
Piano
doubling celesta
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