Orion

by Kaija Saariaho

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Kaija Saariaho

Orion

Music Finland

Description

for orchestra


Instrumentation

4444 6431 24 2, pno, org, str (3.fl+afl+picc, 4.fl+picc, 4.ob+ehn, 4.bsn+cbsn)


Category

Works for Orchestra or Large Ensemble


Premiere

Cleveland Orchestra, cond. Franz Welser-Möst, Cleveland, January 23, 2003. for a programme note see also Chester Music Ltd.


Movements

1. Memento mori (Remember you must die), 2. Winter sky, 3. Hunter


Commisioned by / dedications

Commissioned by the Cleveland Orchestra. Dedicated to Franz Welser-Möst and the Cleveland orchestra.


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