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Snapshots

Sheet Music: Performance Parts

Snapshots / Betty Beath.

by Betty Beath (2008)

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  • Library Availability: This item is not available from the Australian Music Centre Library
  • Instrumentation: Oboe, clarinet in B flat, horn in F, bassoon, percussion (1 player, Aboriginal sticks), voice (vocalise in part of the work only), piano.
  • Audio Sample

    Performance by Southern Cross Soloists from the CD Smoke encrypted whispers

Product details

Snapshots was commissioned by The Southern Cross Soloists to reflect on Snapshots, a poem from a cycle of twenty-three poems titled Smoke Encrypted Whispers by Brisbane based writer Samuel Wagan Watson. The brief was to write a one hundred second interlude between the poem Snapshots and the concluding poem Aunty Grey Smoke. Snapshots was part of a collective work presented in the MUSIC AND WORDS series programmed and performed by the Southern Cross Soloists with readings of the poems by the poet. Twenty-three Brisbane composers were commissioned to write interludes between each of the twenty-three poems.


Published by: Australian Music Centre — 1 set of 7 performance parts (15p. -- A4 (portrait))

Difficulty: Advanced — AMEB Grade 8

Duration: 1 mins, 10 sec.

Commission info: Commissioned by the Southern Cross Soloists for performance in their 'Words and Music' series

First performance by Southern Cross Soloists — Nov 08. State Library of Queensland, Brisbane

Influenced by the images Samuel Wagan Watson draws in his text 'Snapshots', a poem extracted from his book Smoke Encrypted Whispers.

Typeset edition.

ISMN: 979-0-67309-295-2

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This work is also available in the following products:

Snapshots
Score: Snapshots / Betty Beath

Smoke encrypted whispers
CD: Smoke encrypted whispers / Samuel Wagan Watson.

 

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