Concerto Grosso for Piano, Percussion and Orchestra
About this work:
Privately commissioned by Andrew Heath (First version), 1960.
First performed by the Connecticut Symphony and Manhattan Percussion Ensemble, 1961. (Perlea)
New polymetric version with amplified instruments, 1968, first performed by RAI Orchestra of Milan, 1978 (Zoltan Pesko). Stockhausen International Prize in Composition, 1978.
New version published by G. Ricordi, Milan, 1978.
Recorded, CRI, 1981.
Version: rev. 1968
Year composed: 1960
Ensemble type: Orchestra:Orchestra with Soloist(s)