Sheet Music: Score
Dawn mantras / Ross Edwards.
Also known as: Breath of the spirit
by Ross Edwards (1999)
Published by: Australian Music Centre — 1 facsimile score (11p. -- A3 (portrait))
Duration: 8 min.
First performance by Ellena Baroni, Riley Lee, Sandy Evans, Matthew Doyle, Sydney Children's Choir, Lyn Williams, Sydney Chamber Choir, Nicholas Routley — 1 Jan 00. On the sails of the Sydney Opera House at sunrise on the first day of the new millenium.
Includes programme and performance notes.
Composed especially for the dawn performance which took place on the sails of the Sydney Opera House at sunrise on the first day of the new millennium and was telecast live to an estimated audience of two billion people around the world. Its simple message is expressed in languages of the Asia-Pacific region and its musical resources reflect Australia's cultural diversity.
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