Instrumentation

timp - perc(2): t.bell/cyms/tam-t/TD/BD/susp.cym - harpsichord - strings

Availability

Full score 0-571-51099-X and vocal score 0-571-50521-X on sale, parts for hire

Reviews

". . .has an extraordinary bleakness, like cold stone in winter sunlight. The instruments, mainly strings and percussion, are systematically drained of color, yet the final moments offer some of the most delicate orchestration ever written." Bernard Holland, The New York Times, 19 February 1994

Phaedra

streamed online

Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre (London, United Kingdom)

Philharmonia Orchestra, John Eliot Gardiner, Alice Coote

Phaedra

No Venue (Victoria, BC, Canada)

Victoria Symphony, Timothy Vernon, Allyson McHardy

Phaedra

Geoffrey Paterson has withdrawn due to travel restrictions

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall (Liverpool, United Kingdom)

Ensemble 10/10, Jennifer Johnston, Martyn Brabbins

Phaedra

+ streamed on ROH website

Royal Opera House (London, United Kingdom)

Phaedra

Theater Heidelberg (Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany)

Elias Grandy, Andrea Schwalbach, Philharmonisches Orchester Heidelberg