Sheet Music: Performance Parts
The Wanderer : for SABar choir, piano and optional strings / music and words by Dan Walker ; Indigenous words from the Gadigal Language.
by Dan Walker (2004)
The Wanderer celebrates the joy of flight and adventure. The title refers to the Wandering Albatross, great traveller of the southern skies. The vocal lines in the first section are long and interrupted, reflecting the effortless soaring of these magnificent birds. The second section consists of a canonic melody which is then layered with ostinati in Indigenous Sydney language. The words, "Wumera, and Wara-wara" are words for flight and ocean. This piece has become very popular, sung all over the world, and would suit voices of all ages.
Published by: Australian Music Centre — 1 set of 5 performance parts (10p. -- A4 (portrait))
Difficulty: Medium — Rhythm and Indigenous language challenges
Duration: 4 min.
Lyrics by the composer. Indigenous words from Gadigal language.
This edition produced 2019.
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- Treble Choir with piano
- SATB Choir with orchestra
- SATB Choir with chamber ensemble
- Treble Choir with chamber ensemble
- SATB Choir with piano
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