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Fable, fantasy and folksong

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Fable, fantasy and folksong / Melbourne Brass Ensemble.

  • Published by Australian Brass Work — 1988 [Australian Brass Work: ABW 4001.] — 1 CD (56 min.)
  • Sales Availability: This item is out-of-print. We regret that it cannot be purchased from the Australian Music Centre.
  • Library Availability: CD 36 — Available for loan

Out of Print

This item is out-of-print. We regret that it cannot be purchased from the Australian Music Centre.

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Product details

Duration: 56 min.

Contents note: Australian folksong suite / arr. Robert Simms -- Australian up-country song / Percy Grainger -- Concert overture for brass quintet / Barry McKimm -- Two folk-songs for quintet / David Stanhope -- Fantasia on sea shanties / arr. Paul Sarcich -- The adventures of Sebastian the Fox / George Dreyfus -- Sonata for brass quintet / Richard Mills.

Recording level: DDD.

Capture session: Recorded at Melba Hall, Faculty of Music, University of Melbourne, April 1988.

Performers: Melbourne Brass Ensemble ; George Dreyfus (narrator: Dreyfus).

Booklet includes lyrics for Sebastian the Fox, and brief programme notes.


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