Dances from Powder Her Face
by Thomas Adès
- Full Orchestra
- 3(III=picc).3.3(I in Bb.II in Bb+A.III in Bb=bcl).2.cbsn – 126.96.36.199 – timp – perc(3): glsp/xyl/2 susp.cym/hi-hat/SD/2 kit BD/BD/rototom/3 brake drums/tam-t/tgl/3 tpl.bl/vibraslap/guero/high bongos/washboard/tamb/popgun – harp – pno – strings
Commissioned by the Aldeburgh Festival, the Philharmonia Orchestra and the Cleveland Orchestra
- First Performance
- 17.6.07, Aldeburgh Festival, Snape Maltings, Suffolk, UK: Philharmonia Orchestra/Thomas Adès
Score and parts for hire. Previously "Overture, Waltz and Finale from Powder Her Face"