Wasps, The

(1909)

by Ralph Vaughan Williams

Description
performing edition of complete incidental music and settings of text from the play by Aristophanes for vocal soloists, male chorus and orchestra, originally used for stage production and now, with narrator, forming a concert work
Duration
105
Genres
Chorus with Orchestra/Large Ensemble, Chorus with Orchestra/Large Ensemble, Narrator with Orchestra
Text
Aristophanes, English singing translation & narration by David Poutney
Instrumentation
1(= picc).1.2.1 - 2100 - timp - perc (2):BD/cym/tgl/tamb- harp - strings
Languages
English
First Performance
26.07.2005, (recording session) Albert Hall, Bolton: Hallé Orchestra, Mark Elder
Availability

Vocal score on sale 0-571-53190-3, full score and parts for hire

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