Crusoe (Rzewski, Frederic)


Sheet Music


PDF scanned by Frederic Rzewski
Elaine Fine (2011/8/30)

Publisher. Info. Brussels: Sound Pool Music (BMI)
(autograph manuscript)
Misc. Notes These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection.
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General Information

Work Title Crusoe
Alternative. Title
Composer Rzewski, Frederic
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1993
Librettist Daniel Defoe (1661?-1731) (lines from Robinson Crusoe)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation 4-8 singing instrumentalists (see below)

Misc. Comments

"Crusoe" may be played by groups of different size and instrumentation (4–8 players optimally, although an ensemble of 12 or more players is possible). A group may make its own fixed arrangement, or leave decisions to be made in performance, with a different reading each time.