SILENCIAIRE

1969

Instrumental ensemble (18 musicians)
6 percussionists and 12 strings (4 violins I, 3 violins II. 2 violas, 2 cellos, 2 double bass)

DEDICATION • Jeanne et Norbert Pierlot

DURATION • 16 minutes

EDITOR •  Éditions Billaudot

COMMISSION • Festival Strings de Lucerne

PREMIERE September 6, 1969, Switzerland, Lucerne Festival, by the Percussions de Strasbourg and the Festival Strings Orchestra of Lucerne, conducted by Rudolf Baumgartner