Songs of Silent Earth : suite for piano trio
by Natalie Williams (2018)
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Songs for Silent Earth is a suite for Piano Trio, commissioned for The Muses Trio for performance in Byron Bay on International Women's Day, 2018.
The piece was commissioned as a work that could celebrate the natural beauty of the Byron Bay area, on Australia's east coast, alongside a celebration of the voices of women. This suite reflects upon three female figures and interprets their voices musically in a series of "songs for the hours," musical pieces intended for the passage of the day. The works are also connected to the Muses Trio project "Seen but not Her," considering women in history who have not been recognised for their contributions.
Instrumentation: Violin, cello, piano.
Duration: 12 min.
Difficulty: Advanced — Some aleatoric sections AMEB Grade 6
Contents note: I. Aubade -- II. Serenade -- III. Nocturne.
Commission note: Commissioned for Muses Trio.. Commissioned by Vicki Brooke
First performance: by Muses Trio at Lullabies for Zander: Muses Trio celebrate International Women's Day (Old Government House (Brisbane)) on 9 Mar 2018
Performances of this work
6 Mar 2020: at Songs of Silent Earth : An International Women's Day Concert Fundraiser for CWA Drought Relief (Holy Cross Church, Lutwyche). Featuring Muses Trio.
11 Mar 2018: at Lullabies for Zander: Muses Trio celebrate International Women's Day (Byron Bay Community and Cultural Centre). Featuring Muses Trio.
9 Mar 2018: at Lullabies for Zander: Muses Trio celebrate International Women's Day (Old Government House (Brisbane)). Featuring Muses Trio.
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