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Mátyás Seiber - Divertimento

for clarinet and string quartet

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Material type Live Audio Recording
Date 19-09-1962
Duration 1054
Description

Polish premiere of Matyas Seiber's Divertimento for clarinet and string quartet at the 6th "Warsaw Autumn" International Festival of Contemporary Music.


The work was performed by the Melos Ensemble at the Warsaw Philharmonic Concert Hall on 19 September 1962.


Ensemble members: Emanuel Horwitz (violin), Ivor McMahon (violin), Cecil Aronowitz (viola), Terence Weil (cello), Adrian Beers (double bass), Richard Adeney (flute), Peter Graeme (oboe), Garvase de Peyer (clarinet), William Waterhouse (bassoon), Neill Sanders (horn), Osian Ellis (harp), Lamar Crowson (piano).


[programme book cover design: Wojciech Zamecznik]

Names
First and last name Mátyás Seiber
Function Composer
Date of birth 04-05-1905
Date of death 24-09-1960
Ensembles/Orchestras
Name Melos Ensemble
Function Performer
Events
Name 6th Warsaw Autumn International Festival of Contemporary Music 1962
Place Warsaw
Start date 15-09-1962
End date 23-09-1962
Related institutions
Name Polish Composers' Union
Function Organiser
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