Sheet Music: Score
Symphony no. 4 : Star chant, for chorus & orchestra / Ross Edwards
Also known as: Star chant
by Ross Edwards (2001)
Published by: Australian Music Centre — 1 facsimile score (96p. -- A3 (portrait))
Duration: 33 mins
Dedicated to Helen Edwards
Includes programme note by composer, "The astronomy of Star Chant" by Fred Watson, and song text.
Text by Fred Watson.
[Star Chant] pays tribute to Aboriginal culture by linking the conventional Western names of stars and constellations with their equivalents from the Dreamtime stories of many different indigenous peoples.
Winner of the 2008 APRA/Australian Music Centre Vocal/Choral Work of the Year award.
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Analysis & Media
- Program note: Ross Edwards' "Symphony No. 4"
by Ross Edwards
Source: the score of this work
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