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Peter Sculthorpe - Australian Chamber Orchestra - Chamber Music From Australia album flac

Peter Sculthorpe - Australian Chamber Orchestra - Chamber Music From Australia album flac Performer: Peter Sculthorpe
Title: Chamber Music From Australia
Style: Contemporary
Released: 1987
MP3 album: 1758 mb
FLAC album: 1490 mb
Rating: 4.7
Genre: Classical

Album · 1987 · 4 Songs. More By Australian Chamber Orchestra. See All. Tchaikovsky: Orchestral Masterpieces, Vol. 2. 2003. Stravinsky: Orchestral Masterpieces. Ottorino Respighi: Orchestral Masterpieces (1879-1936).

The Australian Chamber Orchestra (ACO) was founded by cellist John Painter in 1975. Richard Tognetti was appointed Lead Violin in 1989 and subsequently appointed Artistic Director. As well as frequent Australian tours, the Australian Chamber Orchestra often tours Asia, Europe and the USA, including regular performances at London's Wigmore Hall, New York's Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center, Vienna's Musikverein and Washington's Kennedy Center.

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COMPOSER: Peter Sculthorpe. ORCHESTRA: Australian Chamber Orchestra. CONDUCTOR: Richard Tognetti. More from this artist. Tell us what you think. Added, go to My Music to see full list.

Australian Chamber Orchestra John Lasher - Art Direction. The first work is a suite for string trio and string orchestra, the third work is for solo violin, strings and percussion. Recorded December 1983, Sydney Opera House Recording Hall. Born in Launceston, Tasmania in 1929, Sculthorpe was educated at Launceston Church Grammar School, the University of Melbourne, and Wadham College, Oxford. He was Emeritus Professor at the University of Sydney, where he began teaching in 1964, a Harkness Fellow at Yale University, USA, and a visiting professor at Sussex University, UK, in 1971-72. Sculthorpe's rich and varied compositions (including an astonishing eighteen string quartets) are regularly performed and recorded throughout the world.


Port Essington (14:55)
1.1 I. Prologue (The Bush)
1.2 II. Theme & Variations (The Settlement)
1.3 III. Phantasy (Unrest)
1.4 IV. Nocturnal (Estrangement)
1.5 V. Arietta (Farewell)
1.6 VI. Epilogue (The Bush)
2 Lament For Strings 9:24
3 Irkanda IV (For Solo Violin, Strings & Percussion) 10:19
Sonata For Strings (13:24)
4.1 I. Sun Song
4.2 II. Chorale
4.3 III. Interlude
4.4 IV. Chorale
4.5 V. Sun Song

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Southern Cross Records Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – Fifth Continent Music Corp.


  • Composed By – Peter Sculthorpe
  • Orchestra – Australian Chamber Orchestra
  • Producer – Murray Khouri


Printed in the USA. Manufactured in Australia