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The unquiet grave : for viola and chamber orchestra

by Andrew Ford (1998)

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From the CD Learning to howl ; The unquiet grave ; Snatches of old lauds ; Boatsong

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The unquiet grave / Andrew Ford.

Library shelf no. CD 724 [Available for loan]

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Work Details

Year: 1998

Instrumentation: Solo viola, flute/piccolo, oboe, saxophone (soprano/alto), bassoon, horn, trumpet, percussion (1 player), harp, strings.

Duration: 18 min.

Difficulty: Advanced — Professional.

Dedication note: Dedicated to Patricia Pollett

Commission note: Commissioned by Adelaide Chamber Orchestra with funds provided by Australia Council. Music Board.. Composed during the composer's time at Peggy Glanville-Hicks House, Paddington, Sydney

First performance: by Patricia Pollett, James MacMillan, Biennial Sinfonietta — 25 Jul 99. Queensland Art Gallery during the Queensland Biennial Festival of Music.

In memoriam Michael Tippett (1905-1998)


Performances of this work

Unknown date: featuring Patricia Pollett, Biennial Sinfonietta, James MacMillan.

6 May 2017: at CIMF 2017: Why Do the Nations? (Fitters' Workshop).

25 Jul 99: Queensland Art Gallery during the Queensland Biennial Festival of Music.. Featuring Patricia Pollett, James MacMillan, Biennial Sinfonietta.

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