Maxwell Davies, Peter: Worldes Blis (1966-69) 37'


Motet for orchestra on a 13th century English monody

Scoring
2.picc.2.2.bcl.2.dbn-4.3.3.1-timp(2).perc(5):I=wdbl/cym/susp.cym/SD/tpl.bl/2whips/glsp/xyl; II:claves/ wdbl/cym/SD/tpl.bl/anvil/handbells/scaffolding struck with metal hammer; III=wdbl/cym/2tam-t/TD/ t.bells; IV=BD/wdbl/cym/pft(upright with action removed); V=BD/cym/wdbl/2susp.cym-2harps- chamber organ-strings
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