1996 Orchestral and ensemble works

Erlkönig

Fantasia for orchestra on the poem by Goethe and Schubert’s Opus 1

Year of composition 1996
Duration 6 minutes

From the ballet “Le fils de l’air”

World premiere

World premiere 31. january 1997

Paris · Concert on the occasion of the 200. birthday of Franz Schubert

Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France
Conductor Marek Janowski

Instrumentation

2 Flauti2° anche Flauto contralto e Ottavino
2 Oboi2° anche Corno inglese
1 Clarinetto
1 Clarinetto basso
2 Fagotti
2 Corni
2 Trombe
2 Tromboni
Timpani
Percussione3 Piatti sospesi
3 Tamtam
Tamburo piccolo
3 Tomtom
3 Bongos
Grancassa e piatto
Castagnette
Wood-block
Crotali
Glockenspiel
Marimba
Vibrafono
[per 3]
Arpa
Pianoforteanche Celesta
Archi