Antarctica

By Antonietta Loffredo

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New music for toy piano and/or piano played by Antonietta Loffredo. 
Another exciting University of Western Sydney project of newly composed works inspired by the landscapes and atmospheres of one of the most fascinating continents on the planet.  Antarctica is considered an inhospitable continent but it has fascinated and inspired not only travellers, scientists, researchers but musicians and writers.  This program of eleven composers from five countries draws on the sounds of the piano, and the clear, distinctive sound of two toy pianos, into their works. This music been performed by Antonietta in Australia and Italy.
Antarctica volume of the scores will be available online in early May.
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1  Inside Silence  - Sara Carvalho (Portugal)
2  The Blue Ice Cave - Diana Blom (Australia)
3  Implacable Ice - Mercedes Zavala (Spain)
4  "A" As Antarctica - Francesco Schweizer (Italy)
5   Percorso A - Stefano Procaccioli (Italy)
6   Erebus - Chris Adams (New Zealand)
7  HeartBroken Star In The Dream Winds Of Endless Night - Nathan Wilson (Australia)
8  Isola di memorie - Paolo Longo (Italy)
9  Antarctica Suite - Gian Gaolo Luppi (Italy)
10  Icewhite (penguin's steps in the eternity of nothing) - Antonio Giacometti (Italy)
11  Iceberg Variations - Paul Smith (Australia)

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