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The unicorn : for two-part treble choir, piano and strings

by Dan Walker and Dan Walker (2004)

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Performance by Gondwana Voices, Sally Whitwell, Helena Rathbone, Aiko Goto, Nicole Forsyth, Daniel Yeadon, Maxine Bibeau from the CD Dreamings

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Dreamings / Gondwana Voices ; Lyn Williams & Mark O'Leary, conductors.

Library shelf no. CD 1577 [Available for loan]



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The unicorn : for two-part treble choir, piano and strings / words and music by Dan Walker.

Library shelf no. 782.76542/WAL 1 [Available for loan]

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Work Overview

This simple work is about a dreamer walking through a forest and chancing upon a pair of unicorn. The melody is flowing and legato, with ever widening intervals as the dreamer is amazed at the beauty of these magical creatures. This piece would suit a good primary or lower secondary school choir.

Work Details

Year: 2004

Instrumentation: Children's choir (in 2 parts), piano, 2 violins, viola, cello, double bass.

Duration: 3 min.

Difficulty: Easy — long legato phrases and wide intervals, two independent choral parts

Commission note: Commissioned by Sydney Children's Choir.

The composer notes the following styles, genres, influences, etc associated with this work:
Mythological creatures, fairy tales, dream-like music

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can not place order

Posted by Suna Flynn [] on 18 October, 2015


having trouble placing the order for piano only version