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Our man in Havana : orchestral suite

by Malcolm Williamson (1963, this version: 1966)

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Performance by Richard Mills, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra from the CD Epitaphs

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Orchestral suite from the opera Our man in Havana

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Orchestral suite from the opera Our man in Havana / Malcolm Williamson.

Library shelf no. 784.2185/WIL 1 [Available for loan]

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Work Details

Year: 1963, this version: 1966

Instrumentation: 2 flutes (2nd doubling piccolo), 2 oboes (2nd doubling cor anglais), 2 clarinets in B flat (2nd doubling bass clarinet), 2 bassoons (2nd doubling contra-bassoon), 4 horns in F, 3 trumpets in B flat, 3 trombones, harp, timpani, percussion, strings.

Duration: 20 min.

Contents note: I. Prelude, Cuban dances and waltz song (Presto) ; II. Passacaglia and threnody (Allegretto - Poco lento) ; III. Serenade (Allegretto) ; IV. Intermezzo (Allegro) ; V. Finale (Andante lento).

First performance: by BBC Scottish Orchestra — Jan 66.

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Williamson - Our Man in Havana
by Rhoderick McNeill
Source: Published by Symphony Services

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Performances of this work

24 Sep 2016: at Lyric Opera of Melbourne (Athenaeum 2 (The Comedy Club)). Featuring Lyric Opera of Melbourne.

22 Sep 2016: at Lyric Opera of Melbourne (Athenaeum 2 (The Comedy Club)). Featuring Lyric Opera of Melbourne.

20 Sep 2016: at Lyric Opera of Melbourne (Athenaeum 2 (The Comedy Club)). Featuring Lyric Opera of Melbourne.

17 Sep 2016: at Lyric Opera of Melbourne (Athenaeum 2 (The Comedy Club)). Featuring Lyric Opera of Melbourne.

21 Aug 2015: at Ulster Orchestra & BBC Radio 3 (Ulster Hall (Belfast, UK)). Featuring Nicholas Braithwaite, Ulster Orchestra.

4 Sep 2010: at QSO: Williamson, Vasks etc. (The Queensland Symphony Orchestra Studios). Featuring Marco Zuccarini, Queensland Symphony Orchestra.

Jan 66: featuring BBC Scottish Orchestra.

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