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Suburban : vocal quartet

by Robert Davidson



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Suburban / music by Robert Davidson ; words by David Malouf.

Library shelf no. 782.55542/DAV 5 [Available for loan]

Work Overview

A setting of David Malouf's poem of the same name, the writing adopts a Mr-Sandman-like 1950s pastel palette, to suit the poem's hills-hoist Brisbane context, rich with word painting and resonant jazz chords

Work Details

Instrumentation: Soprano, alto, tenor, bass voices.

Duration: 5 min.

Difficulty: Medium

Commission note: Commissioned by AVE: Australian Vocal Ensemble

Performances of this work

10 Apr 21: Queensland Conservatorium Theatre, QLD. Featuring Australian Vocal Ensemble.

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