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Adagio for strings, lament for Kosovo : string orchestra

by Betty Beath (1999)

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Performance by Camerata of St John's from the CD Music of Betty Beath

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Lament for Victims of War : for string orchestra / music by Betty Beath.

Library shelf no. 784.7/BEA 1 [Not for loan]

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Work Details

Year: 1999

Instrumentation: String orchestra.

Duration: 9 min.

Difficulty: Advanced — Advanced student/professional.

May be viewed as a companion piece to be followed by 'Allegro vivace for strings' ; but may be performed as an individual piece.

Previously titled: "Adagio for Strings: lament for Kosovo"


Resonate article: Composer Notes - June 2008 by Australian Music Centre

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Lament for Kosovo, adagio for strings

Performances of this work

9 Oct 2016: at String Serenade with Gold Coast Chamber Orchestra (Leneen Forde Chancellery G40 (level 2)). Featuring Gold Coast Chamber Orchestra, Camillio Manricks.

1 Dec 10: Festsaal of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna

Feb 08: St. John's Anglican Cathedral, Brisbane. Featuring Camerata of St John's.

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