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Earth cry (string quartets with didjeridu)

by Peter Sculthorpe (1986)

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Performance by Sydney Symphony, Stuart Challender from the CD Earth cry ; Irkanda IV ; Small town ; Kakadu ; Mangrove

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Earth cry / Peter Sculthorpe

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Library shelf no. 784.2/SCU 3 [Available for loan]

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Work Details

Year: 1986

Instrumentation: String quartet, didjeridu

Analysis

Program note: Peter Sculthorpe's "Earth Cry"
by Peter Sculthorpe
Source: the score of this work

Article: Cry of the earth
by Vincent Plush — © News Limited
Source: Source: Courier-Mail, 9 April 2005, M05

Resonate article: Kalkadungu - William Barton wins 2012 ARIA for Best Classical Album by Australian Music Centre

Book: 1997 Meet the Music 5 : resource kit / Sydney Symphony Orchestra.

Book: Meet the music : Australian composition resource kit, 1997.

Book: Meet the music [1992]. Teaching kit 5.

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Performances of this work

1 Mar 2020: at Australian Bushfire Benefit (Royal Academy of Music).

11 Jan 20: Elder Hall, Elder Conservatorium, Adelaide, SA. Featuring Australian Youth Orchestra, Matthew Coorey.

11 Jan 2020: at AYO Summer Concert Series (Elder Hall). Featuring Matthew Coorey, Australian Youth Orchestra.

8 Nov 2019: at QSO: COMPOSE - Symphony for Tomorrow (QSO Studio South Bank). Featuring Queensland Symphony Orchestra, Gordon Hamilton.

17 Oct 19: Melbourne Recital Centre, Melbourne, VIC. Featuring Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Davis.

2019: Melbourne Recital Centre, Melbourne, VIC. Featuring Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Davis.

31 May 19: Teatro Degollado, Guadalajara, Mexico

9 Aug 2018: at (Not) The Last Night of the Proms (QPAC Concert Hall). Featuring Alondra de la Parra, Queensland Symphony Orchestra.

24 Sep 2017: at Maestro 3 - Sculthorpe, Don Banks, Holst (Adelaide Town Hall). Featuring William Barton, Adelaide Youth Orchestra, Keith Crellin.

22 Sep 2017: at Together Live (The Concourse, Chatswood). Featuring Sydney Youth Philharmonic Orchestra.

8 Aug 2015: at AFCM: Concert Crawl 2 (various venues in Townsville). Featuring William Barton, Goldner String Quartet.

17 Oct 2014: at Qld Conservatorium Chamber Orchestra (Conservatorium Theatre, Brisbane). Featuring Queensland Conservatorium Chamber Orchestra, Michael Morgan.

28 Sep 14: Fresno CA. Featuring Theodore Kuchar, Fresno Philharmonic Orchestra, William Barton.

21 Mar 14: Bass Performance Hall, Fort Worth, Texas, USA. Featuring Miguel Harth-Bedoya, Steven Osborne, Fort Worth Symphony.

2 Mar 14: Grosses Haus des Theaters, Oldenburg, Germany. Featuring Ulrich Windfuhr, Oldenburgisches Staatsorchester.

19 Oct 13: Uluru. Featuring Darwin Symphony Orchestra, Matthew Wood, William Barton.

5 Aug 2013: at AYO with Christoph Eschenbach & Joshua Bell (Hamer Hall, Arts Centre Melbourne). Featuring Cristoph Eschenbach, Australian Youth Orchestra.

3 Aug 2013: at AYO with Christoph Eschenbach & Joshua Bell (Sydney Opera House, Concert Hall). Featuring Australian Youth Orchestra, Cristoph Eschenbach.

22 Aug 2012: at Canberra Symphony (Llewellyn Hall ANU School of Music). Featuring Canberra Symphony Orchestra, William Barton, Nicholas Milton.

28 Jul 12: The Cultural Centre, Townsville, QLD. Featuring William Barton, Goldner String Quartet.

28 Jul 12: AFCM, The Cultural Centre, Townsville. Featuring Goldner String Quartet, William Barton.

4 Apr 12: St Joseph's Church, Beirut. Featuring Lebanese Philharmonic Orchestra, Harout Fazlian.

27 Nov 11: Lake Kawana Community Cenre. Featuring Brisbane Symphony Orchestra, Antoni Bonetti.

20 Nov 2011: at Brisbane Symphony Orchestra (Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University). Featuring Antoni Bonetti, Brisbane Symphony Orchestra.

27 Nov 2011: at Brisbane Symphony Orchestra (Venue 114 (previously Lake Kawana Community Centre)). Featuring Brisbane Symphony Orchestra, Antoni Bonetti.

20 Nov 11: Queensland Conservatorium. Featuring Antoni Bonetti, Brisbane Symphony Orchestra.

28 Aug 2011: at Australian World Orchestra - children's concert (Sydney Opera House, Concert Hall). Featuring Australian World Orchestra.

28 Jul 2012: at William Barton and Friends (The Cultural Centre, Townsville). Featuring Goldner String Quartet, William Barton.

6 Jul 2011: at Goldner String Quartet (Goldsmiths' Hall). Featuring Goldner String Quartet.

9 Oct 2010: at Darwin Symphony Orchestra (Darwin Entertainment Centre). Featuring William Barton, Benjamin Northey, Darwin Symphony Orchestra.

28 Nov 2009: at The Queensland Orchestra (QPAC Concert Hall). Featuring Queensland Orchestra, Johannes Fritzsch.

27 Nov 2009: at The Queensland Orchestra (QPAC Concert Hall). Featuring Queensland Orchestra, Johannes Fritzsch.

17 Oct 2009: at Adelaide Symphony Orchestra (Adelaide Town Hall). Featuring Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, James Judd.

16 Oct 2009: at Adelaide Symphony Orchestra (Adelaide Town Hall). Featuring Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, James Judd.

1 May 09: featuring Goldner String Quartet.

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