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G'day Africa I : Kwel'intaba, for clarinet/bass clarinet, viola, cello and piano

by Moya Henderson (1990)

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Performance by Perihelion from the CD Points of departure

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Library shelf no. CD 174 [Available for loan]

G'day Africa I


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Work Overview

"Based on the Zulu song, 'Kwel intaba' which means to climb the mountain ... This song is a shout of celebration for the peoples of South Africa and Nelson Mandela in particular in their final struggles against apartheid"

Work Details

Year: 1990

Instrumentation: Clarinet in B flat (doubling bass clarinet), viola, cello, piano.

Duration: 7 min.

Difficulty: Advanced — Professional.

Dedication note: Dedicated to Ken Tribe

Commission note: Commissioned by Perihelion.

First performance: by Perihelion — 27 Jul 91. Nickson Room, University of Queensland, Brisbane


Resonate article: Moya Henderson: G’day Africa by Malcolm Gillies

Performances of this work

2 May 2019: at Canberra International Music Festival (Fitters' Workshop).

10 May 2012: at Charisma (Bon Marche Studio). Featuring Charisma.

20 Sep 2010: at Cocktail Hour Recital - A Little Charisma with Friends (Recital Hall East). Featuring Valmai Coggins, Julia Ryder, Ros Dunlop, David Miller.

30 May 2010: at CHARISMA Concert (Recital Hall West, Sydney Conservatorium of Music). Featuring Charisma.

27 Jul 91: Nickson Room, University of Queensland, Brisbane. Featuring Perihelion.

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