Oxus

(1967)

by Humphrey Searle

Description
Scena for high voice and orchestra
Duration
6
Genres
Solo Voices with Orchestra, Tenor
Text
Matthew Arnold
Instrumentation
2(=picc).2(II=ca).2(II=bcl).2(II=cbsn) - 4231 - timp - perc(4): 4 tam-t/vib/SD/TD/BD/susp.cym/whip/glsp - pno(2 players: I on keyboard II on strings also=cel) - cimbalom (or harpsichord) - harp - strings
Languages
English
Commission
Commissioned by the BBC
First Performance
31.8.67, BBC Promenade Concert, Royal Albert Hall, London: New Philharmonia Orchestra/English/Norman del Mar
Availability
Score and parts for hire

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