Song of Tailitnama, The

(1974)

by Peter Sculthorpe

Description
high voice, six cellos and percussion
Duration
11
Genres
Solo Voice, String Ensemble
Text
Aboriginal
Instrumentation
perc(2): tam-t/water gong/ch.cym/crot/ch.bell tree/bongos/timb/music sticks/guiro/wood chimes/sand block
First Performance
6.5.74, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne:Halina Nieckarz/Victorian College of the Arts Ensemble/JohnHopkins
Availability

Score 50697 6 and parts 50698 4 on sale

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‘Peter Sculthorpe’s The Song of Tailitnama borrows from a culture - that of the Australian Aboriginal … and does so with a reverence and sense of wonder.’ The Sydney Morning Herald (Australia) (Roger Covell), 1 January 1979 Read more

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