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Heritage 12.


Heritage 12.

  • 1 CD (72 min.)
  • Sales Availability: This item is not commercially available from the Australian Music Centre. We regret that we cannot offer it for sale.
  • Library Availability: CD 974 — Available for loan


This item is not commercially available from the Australian Music Centre. We regret that we cannot offer it for sale.

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  Work Composer PerformersDuration
Green valley for piano duo (4 hands) Roy Agnew 2 mins, 3 sec.
Poem No. 1 (1922) — solo piano Roy Agnew 2 mins, 8 sec.
Poem no. 2 — solo piano Roy Agnew 1 mins, 45 sec.
Three poems (1927) — solo piano Roy Agnew 5 mins, 53 sec.
Toccata — solo piano Roy Agnew 4 mins, 47 sec.
Two poems Roy Agnew
Caribbean dance Arthur Benjamin 3 min.
Heritage for equal voice choir with piano Arthur Benjamin 5 mins, 29 sec.
Light music suite (1928) for full orchestra — Movements 1 (March) and 2 (Pastorale) only
Recorded/performed at: ABC Ultimo Centre, Sydney, on 14 Sep 93.
Arthur Benjamin Sydney Symphony, Max McBride 7 mins, 39 sec.
Romance-impromptu (1911) — solo piano Arthur Benjamin 1 mins, 53 sec.
Two Jamaican street songs Arthur Benjamin 4 min, 8 sec.
Meditation for orchestra (1965) for full orchestra Peggy Glanville-Hicks 12 mins, 12 sec.
Pastorale for piano — solo piano Peggy Glanville-Hicks 1 mins, 40 sec.
Berceuse — solo piano Alfred Hill 2 mins, 36 sec.
Retrospect — solo piano Alfred Hill 4 mins, 26 sec.
Christmas bells for piano duo Frank Hutchens 5 min, 17 sec.
Farewell! Thou art too dear for my possessing for voice with piano Dorian Le Gallienne 2 mins, 54 sec.
Come away death for voice with piano Henry Handel Richardson 3 mins, 2 sec.

Product details

Duration: 72 min.

Contents note: Heritage: Ceremonial march ; from Light music suite: March and Pastorale ; Two Jamaican street songs (Mattie rag, Cookie) ; Caribbean dance ; Romance impromptu / Arthur Benjamin -- Berceuse ; Retrospect / Alfred Hill -- Christmas bells / Frank Hutchens -- Green valley ; Toccata ; Two poems ; Three poems / Roy Agnew -- Farewell, thou art too dear for my possessing / Dorian Le Gallienne -- Come away death / Henry Handel Richardson -- Pastorale for piano ; Meditation for orchestra / Peggy Glanville-Hicks.

CD prepared by Australian Music Unit, ABC Classic FM.

Performers: Sydney Symphony Orchestra (Heritage - Ceremonial march, Light music suite, Meditation) ; Max McBride (conductor: Heritage - Ceremonial march, Light music suite) ; Wendy Hiscocks (piano: Two Jamaican street songs ; Caribbean dance) ; Roy Howat (piano: Two Jamaican street songs ; Caribbean dance) ; Alexandra Vinokurov (piano: Romance impromptu) ; Natalia Sheludiakova (piano: Berceuse) ; Joshua Tsai (piano: Retrospect) ; Paul Rickard-Ford (piano: Christmas bells, Green valley) ; Katie Zhukov (piano: Christmas bells, Green valley) ; Roger Smalley (piano: Toccata, Two poems, Three poems) ; Elizabeth Campbell (mezzo-soprano: Farewell, thou art too dear for my possessing, and Come away death) ; Sharolyn Kimmorley (piano: Farewell, thou art too dear for my possessing, and Come away death) ; Stephanie McCallum (piano: Pastorale) ; Sir William Southgate (conductor: Meditation).

Capture sessions: Romance impromptu, Berceuse, Retrospect, Christmas bells and Green valley recorded at Verbrugghen Hall, Sydney Conservatorium of Music, on 29 August 2001 ; Toccata, Two poems and Three poems recorded at Studio 620, Perth, on 8 July 1999 ; all other works recorded at Eugene Goossens Hall, ABC Ultimo Centre, Sydney: Heritage - Ceremonial march and Light music suite on 14 September 1993 ; Two Jamaican street songs and Caribbean dance on 11 June 2000 ; Farewell, thou are too dear for my possessing and Come away death on 19 June 2002 ; Pastorale on 23 November 2001 ; Meditation on February 9 1994.

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