Voices of Vinegar Hill : songs and music from the Bicentenary of the Battle of Vinegar Hill, Australia, 1804-2004.
Duration: 49 min.
Contents note: Remembering Vinegar Hill / Paul Jarman, Peter Kennard & Janet Swain -- Two traditional Aboriginal songs / trad. -- Ireland calling / Andrew De Teliga -- Seven seas away ; Song of the colony / Swain -- Irish jig and reel / trad. -- Processional 99 / De Teliga, May, Cooper & Sirocco -- Ghosts of Green Hills / Jarman -- An Irish reel / trad. -- Set us free ; Over this land / Jarman -- Boulavogue / P.J. McCall, arr. Song Dynasty -- Narration [spoken text].
Performed by school students, community groups and amateur choirs from Western Sydney and Richmond/Windsor districts, together with Song Dynasty musicians.
"Song Dynasty Music and Entertainment was commissioned by five Western Sydney councils to conceive, compose and coordinate the music for this year's Bicentenary of the Battle of Vinegar Hill" -- Liner notes.
Liner notes include notes on the project.
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