Passacaglia on a Bach chorale

Oskar Morawetz
Composition Date: 1964
Revision Date: 1965
Duration: 00:07:00
Genre: Orchestra / Large Ensembles, Full Orchestra (20 or more)

Instrumentation:

Instrumentation Set Number 1:
  • 3 x Flute
  • 2 x Oboe
  • 2 x Clarinet
  • 2 x Bassoon
  • 4 x Horn
  • 3 x Trumpet
  • 3 x Trombone
  • 1 x Tuba
  • 1 x Timpani
  • 1 x Percussion
  • 1 x Harp
  • 1 x Unspecified bowed strings
Instrumentation Set Number 2:
  • 1 x Full orchestra
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Premiere Information:
November, 1964, Toronto, Ont.; Toronto Symphony Orchestra, Walter Susskind, cond.

CATALOGUE INFO:

  • Call Number:
  • MI 1100 M831pa
  • Genre:
  • Orchestra / Large Ensembles, Full Orchestra (20 or more)
  • Date of Acquisition:
  • August 26, 1989
  • Type:
  • Print-music, published
  • Physical Description:
  • 1 score (32 p.) ;
    32 Pages
    Height: 32 cm
    Parts page count: 83
    31 parts ([83] p.) ;
    Height: 32 cm
  • Additional Information:
  • 32(Eng horn)22/4331/timp, perc, harp/strings.
    Written in 1964.
    Written to commemorate the death of John F. Kennedy.
    Duration: ca. 7:00
    A program note for this work can be found in A Concert goer's companion to music (text) / Godfrey Ridout. Toronto: G.V. Thompson, 1996.
    Suitable for youth & community orchestras.
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