Tensile flame : Michael Kieran Harvey piano collection.
Featured Australian works
||Under Aldebaran (1984) — solo piano
Recorded/performed at: Ron Craig Studios, Mittagong NSW.
|Graham Hair||Michael Kieran Harvey||4 mins, 42 sec.||Buy as MP3|
||Piano sonata no.1 (1990) — solo piano
Recorded/performed at: Ron Craig Studios, Mittagong NSW
|Carl Vine||Michael Kieran Harvey||17 mins, 6 sec.||Buy as MP3|
Also includes: Disc 1: Sonata in B minor / Liszt -- Vers la flamme / Skryabin -- Etudes tableaux op. 39 / Rachmaninov -- Gaspard de la nuit / Ravel -- Disc 2: Trois movements de Petrouchka / Stravinsky -- Sonata / Elliott Carter.
Michael Kieran Harvey: "My interest in the music of Liszt
resulted in the first compact disc, originally released in 1991.
The record traces the influence of the Liszt B minor Sonata on
three early 20th Century composers: Rachmaninov, Ravel and
The second CD, first released in 1992, is a departure from the mainstream virtuoso repertoire, and reflects my interest in contemporary music. It features Australian composer Carl Vine's Piano Sonata (1990) and gives a perspective on Vine's individual style by including works seminal to his compositional processes, such as Elliott Carter's Piano Sonata (1946), Stravinsky's Three Pieces from Petrouchka (1921) and the Australian composer Graham Hair's Under Aldebaran (1986)."
Duration: 129 min.
Liner notes include programme notes and notes on the performer.
Both discs originally released by Program Promotions in 1991 and 1992.
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