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Australian composers

CD

Australian composers / Melbourne Symphony Orchestra.

  • Published by ABC Classics [4766335] — 1 CD
  • Sales Availability: This item may be available to purchase from the Australian Music Centre.
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  • Library Availability: CD 1884 — Available for loan

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This item may be available to purchase from the Australian Music Centre.
Please contact our Sales Department to confirm pricing and availability.

Featured Australian works

  Work Composer PerformersDuration
Water ... footsteps ... time (1971) — multiple orchestras
Recorded/performed at: ABC Melbourne Music Studios, on 1972.
Barry Conyngham Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, John Hopkins 19 mins, 36 sec.
Beggars and angels (1999) music for orchestra Brett Dean 26 min, 11 sec.
Bush for full orchestra — Excerpt only
Recorded/performed at: Melbourne Town Hall, on 17 Mar 93.
Fritz Hart Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Richard Divall 13 mins, 9 sec.
Symphony for full orchestra Robert Hughes Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Joseph Post 27 mins, 41 sec.
Synthesis (1969) for full orchestra Robert Hughes 9 min, 36 sec.
Concert overture Dorian Le Gallienne 8 min, 20 sec.
Symphony in E flat (1903) for full orchestra — Largamento (2nd movement) only
Recorded/performed at: ABC Melbourne Music Studios, on 8 Jun 83.
G.W.L. Marshall-Hall Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Richard Divall 11 mins, 10 sec.
Concertante for oboe and strings (1961) for oboe with string orchestra Margaret Sutherland 17 mins, 53 sec.
Haunted hills (1950) symphonic poem Margaret Sutherland 15 mins, 20 sec.

Product details

Available as one of the 8-volume (10xCD) box set entitled 100 Years - Melbourne Symphony Orchestra. Not available as an individual CD.

Contents note: CD 1: The Bush - symphonic suite (excerpt) / Fritz Hart -- Largamento (2nd movt from Symphony in E-flat major) / George Marshall-Hall -- Synthesis / Robert Hughes -- Concert overture / Dorian Le Gallienne -- Oboe concertante / Margaret Sutherland -- Haunted hills / Margaret Sutherland. CD 2: Symphony in three movements / Robert Hughes -- Water...footsteps...time / Barry Conyngham -- Beggars and angels / Brett Dean.

This product forms part of the following series: Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, 100 years (vol. 4).

Related Media

- CD booklet notes: Australian composers [ABC Classics: 4766335]


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