Captain Quiros

(2006)

by Peter Sculthorpe

Description
brass, percussion and strings, with amplified cello
Duration
22
Genres
Solo Instruments with Orchestra
Instrumentation
0000 - 4421 - timp - perc(2):t.bells/crot/susp.Chinese.cym/tgl/SD/BD/tam-t - solo amplified vlc - strings
Commission
Written upon the instigation of Antonio Cosano, Ambassador of Spain, and Kim Walker, Director of the New South Wales Conservatorium of Music. It marks the 400th anniversary of the end of Spanish exploration in the Pacific Ocean
First Performance
27.10.2006, Verbrugghen Hall, Sydney, Australia: NSW Conservatorium Orchestra/ Imre Pallo
Availability
Score and parts for hire

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