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Summer beckons : flute with piano

by Sally Greenaway (2014)

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Performance by Barbara Jane Gilby, Sally Greenaway from the CD Selected Works by AMC Represented Artists, vol. 61.

This sample is of the Violin with piano version of this work

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Selected Works by AMC Represented Artists, vol. 61.


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Selected Works by AMC Represented Artists, vol. 61.

Version: This product features the Violin with piano version of this work

Library shelf no. CD 2684 [Available for loan]

Summer beckons


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Summer beckons : for flute and piano / Sally Greenaway.

Library shelf no. 788.32/GRE 4 [Available for loan]

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Work Overview

'...in Summer the walls are covered with blossoms and buds and tendrils reaching...'

Summer Beckons features melodic lines inspired by birds and leafy summer growth.

The piece was commissioned for a song cycle consisting of works by established and emerging Australian composers for the concert 'My Love is a House'. Each composition in the song cycle is associated with a stanza in Martina Hoffman's poem 'My Love is a House'.

Work Details

Year: 2014

Instrumentation: Flute, piano.

Duration: 3 min.

Difficulty: Advanced

Commission note: Commissioned by Thea Zimple

First performance: by Liz Royal, Grant Roberts — 2 Aug 14. Wesley Music Centre, Canberra

The composer notes the following influences on this work:
Debussy, Ravel, Hahn.


Summer beckons


Performances of this work

22 Mar 2015: at Australian Women Composers: Whitwell & Greenaway (High Court of Australia). Featuring Barbara Jane Gilby, Sally Greenaway.

2 Aug 14: Wesley Music Centre, Canberra. Featuring Liz Royal, Grant Roberts.

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