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Symphony for chamber orchestra
for chamber orchestra or full orchestra, M.466 (1992)
LISTEN TO THE FIRST EXCERPT (middle of the work) :
LISTEN TO THE SECOND EXCERPT (end of the work) :
conducted by Emmanuel Siffert
This work has won in 1993 the first prize and public prize of the first competition for young composers, organized by the Lausanne Chamber Orchestra in 1993. The first performance has been given on March 1st, 1993, by this orchestra, conducted by Jesus Lopez-Cobos.
Duration of the work : approximately 14 minutes
As a tragic and dark score, this symphony highlights the specificities of the different instruments of a chamber orchestra. It is built with a multitude of related melodic fragments, which are developed polyphonically or through instrumental solos.