Classical Music Home

Welcome to Naxos Records

 
Keyword Search
 
Classical Music Home > ANTILL: Corroboree / Outback Overture

ANTILL: Corroboree / Outback Overture

    
      

 







Back Cover Image 
Reviews
About this Recording

ANTILL: Corroboree / Outback Overture

Australian composer John Antill is best remembered for his exuberant, outstandingly successful and ever-popular ballet Corroboree. Drawing on material Antill notated in 1913 at an Aboriginal Corroboree (a type of ritual ceremony) in Botany Bay and on his subsequent research on Aboriginal music, Corroboree is widely recognized as a landmark in Australian music history. Antill’s Outback Overture is a charming concert opener, reminiscent of Stravinsky’s rhythmic energy, British folk melodies, Copland’s harmonic influence and Grainger’s humour.


Antill, John

  Outback Overture
1.   Play with flash player Outback Overture 00:07:57
  Corroboree
2.   Play with flash player I. Welcome Ceremony 00:08:29
3.   Play with flash player II. Dance to the Evening Star 00:03:39
4.   Play with flash player III. A Rain Dance 00:04:55
5.   Play with flash player IV. Spirit of the Wind 00:03:50
6.   Play with flash player V. Rising Sun 00:02:38
7.   Play with flash player VI. The Morning Star 00:01:49
8.   Play with flash player VII. Procession of the Totems and Closing Ceremony 00:15:47

Total Playing Time: 00:49:04






Composer(s):
Antill, John

Conductor(s):
Judd, James

Orchestra(s):
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra

Label: Naxos

Genre: Orchestral

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: 8.570241

Barcode: 0747313024179

Release Date: 05/2008

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.K. Only:
Buy from NaxosDirect.co.uk
For U.S. and Canada:
Buy from arkivmusic.com
For Germany:
Buy from NaxosDirekt.de
For U.S. only:
Naxos Direct
For Spain Only:
For U.S.:
Barnes & Nobles
For Greece and Cyprus only:
Buy from Opera CD

 

Naxos Records, a member of the Naxos Music Group