Concerto for Piano and Orchestra

For piano and orchestra
Year
1988
Duration
29'
Instrumentation
2(2.pic).2(2.ca).2(2.bcl).2-2.2.2.1-2perc(bng, tom-t, b.d, timb, sus cym, water gong, lg tam-t, crot, vib, glsp, mar, xyl, tub bells, bell tree, sus tri)-cel-str
Commission
commissioned by the Chase Manhattan Bank, N.A. for The New York International Festival of the Arts
Premiere
July, 8th 1988
Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, New York, NY
St. Louis Symphony Orchestra Leonard Slatkin - Conductor Emanuel Ax - Soloist
Purchase
Schott Helicon
Catalog Number
EA 802 Study Score
Movements
  • I Distant Runes and Incantations
  • II Interlude (piano alone): Soliloquy, 'Veiled Autumn'
  • III The Unbroken Circle of the Moon's Dark Halo

Video

Joseph Schwantner: Concerto for Piano & Orchestra (1988)