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Songs of innocence and joy (sa choir with chamber orchestra)

by Paul Stanhope (2004)

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Performance by Gondwana Voices, Gondwana Chamber Orchestra, Lyn Williams from the CD Works for treble choirs

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Music for the journey home : as heard on Classic Drive.

Library shelf no. CD 2623 [Not for loan]

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Work Details

Year: 2004

Instrumentation: SSA (treble choir), flute, oboe, percussion (castanets and duck whistle), strings.

Duration: 10 min.

Difficulty: Medium — High school student (choir). High standard school chamber orchestra.

Contents note: 1. The Missile -- 2. A little duck -- 3. At the top.

Commission note: Commissioned by MLC School (Sydney).. Commissioned by the music department of MLC School, Burwood NSW for a tour of Scandinavia.

First performance: by MLC School Choir, MLC School Chamber Orchestra — 19 Aug 04. St James Church, King St, Sydney


"At the Top" from Songs of Innocence and Joy by Paul Stanhope and Michael Leunig.

Performances of this work

Unknown date: MLC School's 9th Biennial Sydney Opera House concert. Featuring MLC School (Sydney).

18 May 2017: at Victorian Pastoral (Melbourne Recital Centre, Elisabeth Murdoch Hall). Featuring Young Voices of Melbourne, Ensemble Liaison, Exaudi Youth Choir, Mark O'Leary.

15 Oct 2016: at A Flock of Stars (Sir John Clancy Auditorium). Featuring Australia Ensemble, Sydney Children's Choir, Lyn Williams.

22 Aug 04: St James Church, King St, Sydney. Featuring MLC School Tour Choir and Chamber Strings.

19 Aug 04: St James Church, King St, Sydney. Featuring MLC School Choir, MLC School Chamber Orchestra.

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