Laudate for another place, another time : treble choir with piano
by Dan Walker (2006)
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This piece was inspired by the Benedictine monastery at New Norcia, about 130 km north of Perth. It celebrates the juxtaposition of the Spanish-styled architecture within the dry Australian bush; whitewashed walls in the sun, the tolling of bells amid the calling of native birds. The music uses both sacred and secular texts, encompassing the spirituality of both the Benedictine tradition and the spirit of the Australian landscape.
Instrumentation: Three-part treble or Women's Choir (SSA), piano accompaniment.
Duration: 3 min.
Difficulty: Medium — mixed metre and syncopated vocal lines. Difficult piano accompaniment
Commission note: Commissioned by Penrhos College, Perth.. Commissioned by Penrhos College and Prue Ashurst
First performance: Nov 06. Penrhos College, Perth, WA
The composer notes the following styles, genres, influences, etc associated with this work:
Sacred music, Australian Landscape, mixed metre.
- Inspired by: Landscape and Nature
Performances of this work
Nov 06: Penrhos College, Perth, WA
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