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Monarchs of a Dying World
- Date: Wednesday, 9 March 2011, 1.05pm
- Venue: Ian Hanger Recital Hall — Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University, 16 Russell St, South Brisbane, QLD Tickets: This is a free event
Percussive flute, melodic percussion. Traditional roles begin to blur in this diverse program exploring the two most ancient musical instruments. Featuring an evocative and thunderous work by George Crumb, alongside intimate, intricate musical encounters by David Lang (Australian premiere) and Andrew Ford.
Performers: Janet McKay - flutes, Vanessa Tomlinson - percussion, Nozomi Omote - percussion, Elizabeth John - percussion
Featured non-Australian music: George Crumb "An Idyll for the Misbegotten"; David Lang "lend/lease"
Further information for this event is available online at the event's website
Featured Australian Works
|Composition in blue, grey and pink : for bass flute and hand drums (1999) by Andrew Ford|
|Composition with yellow square (duos: flute, percussion) by Andrew Ford|
|Female nude : for alto flute and wooden percussion (1993) by Andrew Ford|
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