Anthology of Australian Art Song for Low Voice, The - Vol. 1

By Various Composers

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An  anthology of 21 newly commissioned Australian art songs by eight composers for low voices, composed to address the paucity of repertoire especially for alto, contralto and bass.  

Volume One comprises 10 songs - three songs and one song cycle - for mezzo- soprano, low mezzo-soprano and mezzo-contralto, composed by Houston Dunleavy, Clare Maclean, May Howlett and Larry Sitsky, with works edited and with pedagogical material for the singer and singing teacher by Cathy Aggett.  
Volume Two contains songs written for the contralto and bass by composers John Wayne Dixon, Paul Paviour, Diana Blom and Gordon Kerry.  
Composer dates 2012/2013

Review copies of songs available upon request:

View samples below or $10.00 for individual digital download of each song.

 To the person who left a note on my windshield (Dunleavy) - sheet music c.5:40 Buy Now

At the Triton's Call (Howlett) - sheet music c.6:35 Buy Now

Distance (Maclean)  - sheet music c.3:50 Buy Now
  • A Feast of Lanterns  (Sitsky) Buy Now
  • I  'Bitter Cold' - sheet music c.1:20
  • II 'The Ghost Road' - sheet music c.2:30
  • III 'Autumn Thoughts' - sheet music c.1:40
  • IV 'Along the Stream' - sheet music c.1:40
  • V 'Freezing' - sheet music c.1:40
  • VI 'Feast of Lanterns' - sheet music c.1:00
  • VII 'Song of the Night' - sheet music c.1:50
  •  ISMN 9790720133973 
    $40.00 for digital download of complete anthology: Buy Now