The Witching Hour : concerto for eight double basses and orchestra
by Elena Kats-Chernin (2016)
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Library shelf no. CD 2877 [On loan, due 25/10/17]
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Library shelf no. Q 784.24/KAT 1 [Available for loan]
Instrumentation: Piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, cor anglais, 2 clarinets, soprano saxophone, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns in F, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, bass trombone, tuba, timpani, percussion (3 players), harp, celesta, strings, 8 solo contrabassi.
Contents note: I. Spectres in the forest -- II. The wooden doll awakes -- III. Elegy -- IV. Vassilissa the beautiful.
Commission note: Commissioned by Australian World Orchestra with funds provided by Renata Kaldor, Andrew Kaldor.. Commissioned by the Australian World Orchestra in celebration of their fifth anniversary season
Awards & Prizes
|2017||Art Music Awards: Work of the Year: Orchestral||Finalist||Elena Kats-Chernin|
Resonate article: 2017 Art Music Awards finalists: comments by judging panels by Australian Music Centre
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