Second Sonata for Strings


by Peter Sculthorpe

string orchestra, with optional didjeridu
String Orchestra
Commissioned by the Australian Chamber Orchestra
First Performance
19.5.1988, St Martin's Church, Brighton Festival: Australian Chamber Orchestra/Carl Pini

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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