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A tribute to Arthur Benjamin (born Brisbane 1893 - 1960).
Wendy Hiscocks, Australian composer, pianist and author of Benjamin's biography soon to be published, narrates the tale of Arthur Benjamin with visual illustrations and live performances.
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Featured Australian Works
|Caprice : for solo violin (1990) by Wendy Hiscocks|
— performed by Sophie Rowell
|Jamaican rumba (duos: 2 pianos) by Arthur Benjamin|
— performed by Piers Lane and Bernadene Blaha
||Le tombeau de Ravel : clarinet with piano (1958) by Arthur Benjamin|
— performed by Michael Collins and Piers Lane
||Nocturne : for violin and piano (2007) by Wendy Hiscocks|
— performed by Wendy Hiscocks and Sophie Rowell
||Romantic fantasy (full orchestra with multiple soloists) ['Sonata-Finale' only] by Arthur Benjamin|
— performed by Bernadene Blaha, Irina Morozova and Dene Olding
||Sonatina : violin with piano (1924) by Arthur Benjamin|
— performed by James Cuddeford and Kristian Chong
||Viola sonata : viola with piano (1942) by Arthur Benjamin|
— performed by Julian Jacobson and Philip Dukes
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