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Sinfonietta : full orchestra

by Malcolm Williamson (1965)

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

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Orchestral works, volume 1 / Malcolm Williamson.

Library shelf no. CD 1932 [Available for loan]



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Sinfonietta : study score / Malcolm Williamson

Library shelf no. 784.21842/WIL 1 [Available for loan]

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Work Details

Year: 1965

Instrumentation: 2 flutes (2nd doubling piccolo), 2 oboes, 2 clarinets in B flat and A, 2 bassoons (2nd doubling contra-bassoon), 4 horns in F, 3 trumpets in B flat, 3 trombones, tuba, percussion, harp, strings.

Duration: 18 min.

Difficulty: Advanced

Contents note: Prelude -- Toccata -- Elegy -- Tarantella

Commission note: Commissioned by BBC.. Commissioned by the BBC for the Inaugural Concert of the Radio 3 Music Programme, 21st March 1965.

First performance: by New Philharmonia Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult — 21 Mar 65. The Inaugural Concert of the Radio 3 Music Programme.

Prelude was commissioned by the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, as an introduction to Sir Frederick Ashton's ballet to this music.


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21 Mar 65: The Inaugural Concert of the Radio 3 Music Programme.. Featuring New Philharmonia Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult.

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