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The Ballad of Sydney Hospital : SATB choir with orchestra

by Colin Brumby and Thomas Shapcott (1988)

ballad of Sydney Hospital.

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CD

The ballad of Sydney Hospital.

Library shelf no. CD 33 [Available for loan]

Work Details

Year: 1988

Duration: 33 min.

Contents note: Fanfare -- 1. Ritornello I -- 2. Solo -- 3. Song of the convict in the hospital tent -- 4. Chorus for the Governor -- 5. Round: The rum hospital -- 6. Ritornello II -- 7. Vermin -- 8. Interlude, burning the infected hospital -- 10. Miss Osborne and Miss Nightingale -- 11. Finale.

Commission note: Commissioned by the Sydney Hospitallers

First performance: by Elizabethan Trust Orchestra, Choir of St James' Church, Roxane Hislop, Michael Leighton Jones, Henryk Pisarek — 15 Nov 88. Great Hall, University of Sydney

Performances of this work

15 Nov 88: Great Hall, University of Sydney. Featuring Elizabethan Trust Orchestra, Choir of St James' Church, Roxane Hislop, Michael Leighton Jones, Henryk Pisarek.

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