L'Abbe Agathon

Arvo Part

Instrumentation: Soprano Voice, 8 Celli
Item Number: UE032767
Publisher: Universal Edition
Print Status: In Print


Quick Overview

L’abbé Agathon refers to the story of an encounter between the hermit Agathon and a leper. The work, commissioned by the Octuor de Violoncelles de Beauvais, is composed for soprano and 8 cellos. Barbara Hendricks gave the world première at the Rencontres d’ensembles de Violoncelles in Beauvais on May 5, 2004. A subsequent redrawing of the piece resulted in the version for voice, four violas, and four celli.


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Publisher ID UE32767