|12 solo and piano accompaniment works by Australian Composers, consisting of two books. Composed 2013.
All works were especially arranged or composed and selected for this album - edited and compiled by Robert Woodward. Critical and performance notes and biographical composer profile accompany each work.
Composers: Colin Brumby, Paul Ballam-Cross, Brennan Keats, John Wayne Dixon, Paul Paviour, Ric Mills, Brett McKern, Gavin Lockley, Houston Dunleavy, Stephen O'Connell and Stephen Yates.
CD of these works performed by Robert Woodward (saxophone) and Benjamin Burton (piano), available online.
Entrada (Brumby - sheet music
Sonata for Alto Saxophone (Ballam-Cross) - sheet music
Starlight on the Sea (Keats) - sheet music
Seasides (Dixon) - sheet music
An April Aubade (Paviour) - sheet music
Suite for Saxophone (Mills) - sheet music
Scherzo for Saxophone (McKern) - sheet music
Pieu Jesu (Lockley) - sheet music
Capriccio (Brumby) - sheet music
Serenade (Dunleavy) - sheet music
Tempe Downs (O'Connell) - sheet music
Fandangle Indeed (Yates) - sheet music
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|Mezzo Soprano and piano, c.4'20
To celebrate the birth of a new grandchild - words by Sylvia Rice. Composed 2013
Audio: Ayse Göknur Shanal (soprano), Patrick Keith (piano)
Berceuse for a Grandchild - sheet music and audio
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Score and parts
|Low to medium voice and piano. c.3'0
Grade: Performer's Cert (TCL); 8 (AMEB D List)
Included in the Trinity College London Singing Syllabus for 2009ISMN M720041834
Recorded on the CDs "Simply Songs" and "Songs from Australia" by soprano Wendy Dixon and pianist David Miller and available online.
Evening - sheet music
Evening - audio sample
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|Flute, Cor Anglaise, Piccolo, Oboe. c.6'0
The pieces between them offer all four possible combinations of the instruments. Price includes two full scores
A Foursome of Twosomes - sheet music
Score and part
|Cello and piano, c.7'00
This piece attempts to capture the idyllic mood of Monet's magical domain at Giverny. It also incorporates part of a fife-drum song from Provence called 'Ronde sospelloise de mai'. The cellist is required to simulate drum sounds in this section of the piece.
This work has been recorded on the CD "Mermaids" Wirr033 available online
Giverny Idyll - sheet music
Giverny Idyll - audio sample
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|String orchestra c.13'0
A symphonic string section, rather than chamber strings, is required, with an absolute minimum of four contrabasses - requires professional-standard players.
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Lamentations - sheet music
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| For flute, violin, cello, horn performed by LOCANA.
A collection of ensemble works composed by Taran Carter, Hugh Dixon, Horace Keats, John Wayne Dixon, Peter Rankine, Houston Dunleavy and Michael H Dixon. Performed by Janine Grantham (flute and piccolo), Michael H Dixon (horn), Paula Newcomb, Sarah Knox (violins), Shannon Tobin, Matthew Farrell (cellos).
Print music for all the works are available online.
Perverse Exit Songs (1-3) (Taran Carter)
3 Emergency Exit Only
4 The Enchanted Garden (Hugh Dixon)
5 Movement (Horace Keats)
Niblets, Op.12 (6-8) (John Wayne Dixon)
A Foursome of Twosomes, Op.6 (6-10) (John Wayne Dixon)
9 Twosome One
10 Twosome Two
Postcards from America (11-14) (Houston Dunleavy)
11 Los Angeles
12 Grand Canyon
13 Chicago Bean
14 New York City
15 Fire by Fire (Peter Rankine)
16 Arise, Awake (Michae H Dixon)