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A symphony of modern objects : symphony no. 1 : for orchestra

by Matthew Hindson (2003)

Also known as: Symphony no. 1

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Performance by Australian Youth Orchestra, Tom Woods from the CD Short cuts

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Short cuts : 14.

Library shelf no. CD 1476 [On loan, due 11/11/16]

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A symphony of modern objects / Matthew Hindson.

Library shelf no. Q 784.2184/HIN 1 [Available for loan]

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Work Details

Year: 2003

Instrumentation: Piccolo, 2 flutes (1st doubling alto flute, 2nd doubling alto flute if possible), 2 oboes, cor anglais, 2 clarinets in B flat, clarinet in A, 2 bassoons, contra-bassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets in C, 2 trombones, bass trombone, tuba, timpani, percussion (3 players), harp, strings.

Duration: 40 min.

Difficulty: Advanced

Contents note: 1. Silicon revolution -- 2. Spirit song -- 3. Twisted ladders -- 4. Vietnam War memorial.

Commission note: Commissioned by Ars Musica Australis for performance by Australian Youth Orchestra.. Commissioned by Ars Musica Australis to celebrate the fiftieth birthday of Father Arthur Bridge

First performance: by Tom Woods, Australian Youth Orchestra — 24 Jul 03. Sydney Opera House


Article: Dawn of a new world symphony
by Gordon Kerry — © News Limited
Source: Source: The Australian, 24 March 2009, pp.13


Performances of this work

24 Jul 03: Sydney Opera House. Featuring Tom Woods, Australian Youth Orchestra.

24 Jul 03: Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House. Featuring Australian Youth Orchestra, Tom Woods.

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