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Danse orientale



Work Details

1896/2010
Orchestra
3 minutes

Commissioned by Les Siècles.

Danse orientale was recorded by Harmonia Mundi as part of Les Siècles live: Stravinsky - L'oiseau de feu and is available on CD or as a digital download from Amazon.


Instrumentation

2+picc.2+ca.2+bcl.2 - 4.2.3.1 - perc(2): vib/bassdr - cel - harp - strings


Programme Note

Danse orientale is an orchestration of a piano work by the Norwegian composer Cristian Sinding. It was commissioned by Les Siècles for a centenary celebration of Les Ballets Russes.


Past Performances

2010
- Cité de la Musique, Paris
- Grand Théâtre de Provence
- Théâtre de Nîmes
- Salle Pleyel, Paris
- Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Laon, Festival de Laon, Aisne
Les Siècles, François-Xavier Roth (cond.)

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