Sheet Music: Score
Tiddalik : for guitar trio / by Meredith Connie.
by Meredith Connie (2015)
This work for guitar trio takes elements from the Australian Aboriginal Dreamtime story of Tiddalik, a Giant Frog. The story itself is simplified and fragmented by the titles of the five moments, with short introductory statements to be narrated by the perfomers.
Published by: Australian Music Centre — 1 facsimile score (17p. -- A4 (portrait))
Difficulty: Medium — AMEB Grade 5 recommended, rhythmically challenging
Duration: 12 min.
1. Frog Chorus: The Great Throat of Tiddalik Becomes Very Dry -- 2. A Thirst that Cannot be Quenched: Tiddalik Drinks all the Water -- 3. A Dry and Thirsty Land: The Animals Despair -- 4. Water Dance: The Animals take turns to Dance for Tiddalik to Amuse Him -- 5. The Water Returns: As Tiddalik Shakes with Laughter, the Water Pours out of his Belly.
First performance 10 Apr 16. 38th Annual Seminar on Contemporary Music for the Young, Rivera Recital Hall The Rivers School Conservatory 333 Winter Street, Weston MA USA
Includes performance notes.
This edition produced 10 Feb 17.
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