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Symphony No. 3

Symphony No. 3

for soprano and orchestra

text by the composer


  • Instrumentation: soprano and orchestra
  • Edition: performance material
  • Language: English

 
Details
Auftragswerk : Commissioned by the London Symphony Orchestra
Content text: I Allegro non troppe e pesante · Lento
II Slow Blues · Fast Blues · Slow Blues · Pochiss. meno mosso
Performance duration: 55'0"
Publisher: Schott Music Ltd., London
Uraufführung : 22. Juni 1972 London, Royal Festival Hall (UK) · Heather Harper, soprano · Dirigent: Sir Colin Davis · London Symphony Orchestra
Year of composition: 1970-1972
instrumentation: 3(2.3.pic).2.ca.2(Ebcl).bcl.2.cbsn-4.2(1.flugelhn).3.1-timp.7perc(glsp, crot, xyl, vib, tub bells, sus cym, clash cym, tam-t, s.d, ten d, b.d, marac, casts, clav, wdbl, tempbl)-hp.cel.pno-str
Performances
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
2017-09-28 | Glasgow (United Kingdom), City Halls — 19:30
Conductor: Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra: State Symphonic Cappella Orchestra
2013-09-26 | Moscow (Russia) — 19:00
Conductor: David Robertson
Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra
2013-03-01 | London (United Kingdom), Barbican Hall — 19.30 h
Conductor: Martin Andre
Orchestra: Royal College of Music Symphony Orchestra
2005-01-28 | London (United Kingdom), Royal College of Music
Conductor: Howard Williams
1997-11-15 | Stockholm (Sweden), Konzerthus
Conductor: Edo de Waart
Orchestra: National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland
1995-03-17 | Sydney (Australia), Sydney Town Hall
Conductor: Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra
1995-02-16 | London (United Kingdom), Barbican Hall
Orchestra: Hallé Orchestra
1988-01-29 | (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: Hallé Orchestra
1988-01-28 | (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: Guildhall School of Music Students
1987-11-04 | London (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra
1980-01-24 | (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra
1976-12-15 | (United Kingdom)
Conductor: Raymond Leppard
Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra
1976-12-14 | (United Kingdom) | CD-Broadcast-TV-Production
Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra
1975-02-15 | (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: Scottish National Orchestra
1974-06-30 | (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: Morley Orchestra
1973-12-05 | London (United Kingdom), Morley College
Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra
1973-10-11 | London (United Kingdom) | CD-Broadcast-TV-Production
Orchestra: Scottish National Orchestra
1973-10-06 | (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: Scottish National Orchestra
1973-10-05 | (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: Scottish National Orchestra
1973-09-28 | (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra
1973-02-22 | New York (United States of America)
Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra
1973-02-20 | New York (United States of America)
Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra
1973-02-16 | Boston (United States of America)
Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra
1973-02-15 | Boston (United States of America)
Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra
1973-02-14 | (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic
1973-01-29 | Manchester (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic
1973-01-28 | Manchester (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
1973-01-08 | Liverpool (United Kingdom)
Conductor: Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra
1972-07-31 | London (United Kingdom), Royal Albert Hall — 19.30 h
Conductor: Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra
1972-06-22 | London (United Kingdom), Royal Festival Hall | World Premiere
Sound Clips
Tippett · Symphony No. 3 for soprano and orchestra, I Allegro non troppo e pesante · sound clip
Auftragswerk : Commissioned by the London Symphony Orchestra
Content text: I Allegro non troppe e pesante · Lento
II Slow Blues · Fast Blues · Slow Blues · Pochiss. meno mosso
Performance duration: 55'0"
Publisher: Schott Music Ltd., London
Uraufführung : 22. Juni 1972 London, Royal Festival Hall (UK) · Heather Harper, soprano · Dirigent: Sir Colin Davis · London Symphony Orchestra
Year of composition: 1970-1972
instrumentation: 3(2.3.pic).2.ca.2(Ebcl).bcl.2.cbsn-4.2(1.flugelhn).3.1-timp.7perc(glsp, crot, xyl, vib, tub bells, sus cym, clash cym, tam-t, s.d, ten d, b.d, marac, casts, clav, wdbl, tempbl)-hp.cel.pno-str
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
2017-09-28 | Glasgow (United Kingdom), City Halls — 19:30
Conductor: Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra: State Symphonic Cappella Orchestra
2013-09-26 | Moscow (Russia) — 19:00
Conductor: David Robertson
Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra
2013-03-01 | London (United Kingdom), Barbican Hall — 19.30 h
Conductor: Martin Andre
Orchestra: Royal College of Music Symphony Orchestra
2005-01-28 | London (United Kingdom), Royal College of Music
Conductor: Howard Williams
1997-11-15 | Stockholm (Sweden), Konzerthus
Conductor: Edo de Waart
Orchestra: National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland
1995-03-17 | Sydney (Australia), Sydney Town Hall
Conductor: Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra
1995-02-16 | London (United Kingdom), Barbican Hall
Orchestra: Hallé Orchestra
1988-01-29 | (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: Hallé Orchestra
1988-01-28 | (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: Guildhall School of Music Students
1987-11-04 | London (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra
1980-01-24 | (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra
1976-12-15 | (United Kingdom)
Conductor: Raymond Leppard
Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra
1976-12-14 | (United Kingdom) | CD-Broadcast-TV-Production
Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra
1975-02-15 | (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: Scottish National Orchestra
1974-06-30 | (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: Morley Orchestra
1973-12-05 | London (United Kingdom), Morley College
Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra
1973-10-11 | London (United Kingdom) | CD-Broadcast-TV-Production
Orchestra: Scottish National Orchestra
1973-10-06 | (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: Scottish National Orchestra
1973-10-05 | (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: Scottish National Orchestra
1973-09-28 | (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra
1973-02-22 | New York (United States of America)
Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra
1973-02-20 | New York (United States of America)
Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra
1973-02-16 | Boston (United States of America)
Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra
1973-02-15 | Boston (United States of America)
Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra
1973-02-14 | (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic
1973-01-29 | Manchester (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic
1973-01-28 | Manchester (United Kingdom)
Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
1973-01-08 | Liverpool (United Kingdom)
Conductor: Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra
1972-07-31 | London (United Kingdom), Royal Albert Hall — 19.30 h
Conductor: Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra
1972-06-22 | London (United Kingdom), Royal Festival Hall | World Premiere
Tippett · Symphony No. 3 for soprano and orchestra, I Allegro non troppo e pesante · sound clip
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