Ecuatorial (Varèse, Edgard)

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Publisher. Info. New York: Colfranc Music Publishing Co., 1961.
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Work Title Ecuatorial
Alternative. Title
Composer Varèse, Edgard
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 movement
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1932–34
First Performance. 1934-04-15 in New York, Town Hall
C. Baromeo (bass), chorus, ensemble, Nicholas Slonimsky (conductor)
First Publication. 1961 - New York: Franco Columbo
Librettist Popul Vuh (traditional Mayan); Francisco Ximénez, translator
Language Spanish (translated from the original Mayan)
Dedication To L. V.
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation Voices: solo bass or male chorus (basses)
Instruments: 4 trumpets (C), 4 trombones + piano, organ, 2 ondes martenot +

Percussion (6 players): timpani, 2 snare drums, 2 tenor drum, 3 bass drums, 2 tam-tams,

gong, cymbals, suspended cymbal, temple block, tambourine