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Val Camonica pieces: Sarcophagus : for string octet

by David Young (1999)

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Performance by Yasutaka Hemmi, Warwick Stengards from the CD Ice carving

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Ice carving : concert series.

Library shelf no. CD 776 [Available for loan]

Val Camonica pieces: Sarcophagus


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Val Camonica pieces: Sarcophagus : for string octet / David Young

Library shelf no. 785.718/YOU 1 [Available for loan]

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Work Overview

One of a series of works, titled Val Camonica pieces, which can be performed individually or together in any order.

Work Details

Year: 1999

Instrumentation: 2 violins, 2 violas, 2 cellos, 2 double basses.

Duration: 7 min.

Difficulty: Advanced

Dedication note: For Marie Burnett (née Swift) 1914-1998

Commission note: Commissioned by Elision Ensemble, Youth Music Australia.. Commissioned by Youth Music Australia (New Music Now program 1999), and Elision (ensemble-in-residence)

First performance: by Elision Ensemble, Youth Music Australia — 1 Oct 99. University of Queensland, Brisbane

Performances of this work

2000: Ice Carving Concert Series curated by David Young, Public office carpark, Melbourne Festival 2000. Featuring Yasutaka Hemmi, Warwick Stengards.

1 Oct 99: University of Queensland, Brisbane. Featuring Elision Ensemble, Youth Music Australia.

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