Ode à Louis XVII - August De Boeck
Soprano soli, female choir, symphonic orchestra
Duration ± 16 min.
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Re-orchestration based on the pianoreduction from August De Boeck's piece 'Ode à Louis XVII' found in the music room Abdij Affligem. The original orchestration disapeared after 1930's. August De Boeck's piece 'Ode à Louis XVII' was performed three times with orchestra but the score and the parts where lost...
Commissioned by the 'Peter Benoit fonds vzw' in coöperation with the Symphonic orchestra of the Royal Conservatory Antwerpen. A special thanks to Frits Celis for the inspiration feedback.
Premiere tuesday 6 march 2018 by the Symphonic orchestra of the Royal Conservatory Antwerpen conducted by Luc Anthonis.