Second Sonata for Strings

(1988)

by Peter Sculthorpe

Description
string orchestra, with optional didjeridu
Duration
15
Genres
String Orchestra
Instrumentation
Commission
Commissioned by the Australian Chamber Orchestra
First Performance
19.5.1988, St Martin's Church, Brighton Festival: Australian Chamber Orchestra/Carl Pini
Availability

Score 0-571-51968-7 on sale, parts for hire

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‘… brings together the modern European school and the most ancient music of all, that of the Aborigines. It is a stunning amalgam, by turns fiercely urgent and gossamer-light.’ The Newcastle Morning Herald (Australia) (Denis Butler), 18 October 1989 Read more

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