Concert 71 [Washington]

  • October 24, 1975
    8:30 pm
John F Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
2700 F Street, NW — Washington

Works by Garant, Messiaen, Tremblay, Varèse.



  • Edgard Varèse, Déserts (1950-54)
    two flutes (piccolos), two clarinets (clarinet in E-flat), bass clarinet, two horns, three trumpets (two piccolo trumpets), three trombones, two tubas, piano, five percussions, and fixed medium
  • Olivier Messiaen, Couleurs de la Cité céleste (1963)
    solo piano, three clarinets, two horns, three trumpets, small trumpet in D, three trombones, bass trombone, and seven percussions
  • two flutes (piccolo), oboe, clarinet, horn, two trumpets in B-flat (trumpets in C), two trombones, piano, two percussions, and double bass
    Commission: SMCQ, with support from the CCA
  • Serge Garant, Circuits I (1972)
    six percussions

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