Classical Music Home

Welcome to Naxos Records

 
Keyword Search
 
Classical Music Home > SCULTHORPE: Earth Cry / Piano Concerto / Kakadu

SCULTHORPE: Earth Cry / Piano Concerto / Kakadu

    
      

 



Back Cover Image 
Reviews
About this Recording

SCULTHORPE: Earth Cry / Piano Concerto / Kakadu

This recording of music by Tasmanian-born Peter Sculthorpe contains works that are related to the unique social climate and physical characteristics of the Pacific region. Earth Cry for didgeridoo and orchestra is a straightforward and melodious work whose four parts comprise quick, ritualistic music framed by slower music of a supplicatory nature and an extended coda. The Piano Concerto, written within the European concert tradition, is in one continuous movement, consisting of five sections with musical ideas from the ancient court music of Japan and the Balinese gamelan. From Oceania is composed in what is known as Sculthorpeā€™s Sun Music style, in which the orchestra is treated like a giant percussion instrument.


Sculthorpe, Peter

  Earth Cry
1.   Play with flash player Earth Cry 00:13:55
  Memento Mori
2.   Play with flash player Memento Mori 00:14:29
  Piano Concerto
3.   Play with flash player Piano Concerto 00:21:26
  From Oceania
4.   Play with flash player From Oceania 00:05:32
  Kakadu
5.   Play with flash player Kakadu 00:15:44

Total Playing Time: 01:11:06






Composer(s):
Sculthorpe, Peter

Conductor(s):
Judd, James

Orchestra(s):
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra

Artist(s):
Barton, William; Cislowska, Tamara Anna

Label: Naxos

Series: 21st Century Classics

Genre: Concerto; Orchestral

Period: Contemporary

Catalogue No: 8.557382

Barcode: 0747313238224

Distribution Note(s):

Currently available only in Australia.


Release Date: 09/2004

For U.S. and Canada:
Buy from H & B Direct
For Worldwide:
Buy from Presto Classical
For Germany and Europe:
Buy from www.jpc.de
For U.S. only:
Buy from Tower.com
For U.S. and Canada:
Buy from arkivmusic.com
For U.K. Only:
Buy from NaxosDirect.co.uk
For U.S. only:
Naxos Direct
For Germany:
Buy from NaxosDirekt.de
For U.S.:
Barnes & Nobles
For Spain Only:
For Germany:
Buy from Amazon.de
For Greece and Cyprus only:
Buy from Opera CD

 

Naxos Records, a member of the Naxos Music Group