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Concert

The End of Time

Ensemble 360

Mon 14 May 2012 8:30pm

Crucible Studio Theatre, Sheffield

The End of Time

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£10 / £7 Disabled & Unemployed / £3 Under 18s & Students

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Programme Information


MESSIAEN Quartet for the End of Time 

Messiaen’s Quartet for the End of Time was written whilst he was imprisoned during World War II. The instrumentation was dictated by the musicians available to him, and it was first performed in the prisoner-of-war camp on instruments that had somehow been salvaged.  

Inspired by the Book of Revelation, the effect of this piece is unique; a forty-five-minute journey through horror, joy, religious devotion and ecstasy.

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Performance Notes.

Sheffield Chamber Music Festival
Sheffield Chamber Music Festival

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