Sheet Music: Score
An Australian Symphony : for contemporary orchestra and vocal soloists / composed by Callum Watson ; words by George Essex Evans.
by Callum Watson (2019)
This work explores a soundscape of Australian orchestral colours and textures that are then overshadowed by modernity. It questions whether we are losing cultural values recognised by Australian poet George Essex Evans in 1906.
Published by: Australian Music Centre — 1 facsimile score (13p. -- B4 (portrait))
Duration: 3 mins, 10 sec.
First performance by Orkest de Ereprijs — 1 Mar 19. Gigant, Apeldoorn, Netherlands.
Includes full text of poem entitled "An Australian Symphony" by George Essex Evans.
The composer notes the following styles, genres, influences, etc associated with this work:
Art music, Louis Andriessen, Hector Berlioz.
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