The Tears of Night Op. 82 Elisabeth Lutyens

The Tears of Night Op. 82 cover
Text/libretto by
Anon (14th c), Gertrude Stein, Joyce
Duration
13 mins
Composed
1971
Published
1996
Categories

Voice, accompanied Voice(s) & Larger Ensemble

Instrumentation
6 Soprano, 1 Countertenor, 1 Female Voice, 1 Flute, 1 B-flat Clarinet, 1 Horn in F, 2 Trumpet in B-flat, 1 Tenor Trombone, 1 Bass Trombone, 1 Percussion, 1 Regal (=Flute Organ), 1 Violin, 1 Violoncello, 1 Double bass, 1 Bass Viol, 1 Lute (=Tenor Viol)

Purchasing options

Score ISMN 57020-621-6 £30.00 Buy now

countertenor, 6 sopranos and 3 quintets

Premiere
James Bowman, Early Music Consort of London dir. David Munrow, Sinfonietta Chorus and Orchestra cond. David Atherton, 3rd March 1972