Lament : cello & piano
by Matthew Hindson (1996)
Score SampleView a sample of the score of this work
Selected products featuring this work — Display all products (2 more)
This item is not commercially available from the Australian Music Centre. We regret that we cannot offer it for sale.
Library shelf no. CD 1020 [On loan, due 13/11/17]
This item may be available to purchase from the Australian Music Centre.
Please contact our Sales Department to confirm pricing and availability.
Score & Part
Library shelf no. 787.4/HIN 1 [Available for loan]
Display all products featuring this work (2 more)
Instrumentation: Cello, piano.
Duration: 10 min.
Difficulty: Advanced — Good amateur - professional.
Lament was written not long after the memorial service for the victims of the Port Arthur massacre of May 1996. It is not so much a direct response to this event in particular, but rather an attempt to capture the feeling of immense sadness that was present at this, and indeed every other, funeral service.
The cello part has been ‘set’ to the text of The Lord is my Shepherd, a religious text that was used at the memorial service for the Port Arthur victims.
Performances of this work
Be the first to share your thoughts, opinions and insights about this work.
To post a comment please login.