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Agony & Ecstasy: Australian Music From The Time Of Arthur Boyd

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Release Date: 09/05/2014 
Label:  Abc Classics   Catalog #: 4811210   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Percy Aldridge GraingerMiriam HydeAlfred HillJohn Antill,   ... 
Performer:  Miriam HydeDonald HazelwoodKarin Schaupp
Conductor:  John HopkinsGeoffrey SimonPatrick ThomasSir Eugene Goossens,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 19 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Spoon River, folk song for elastic scoring (3 instruments to orchestra) (AFMS 2) by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  John Hopkins
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1919-1929 
Length: 4 Minutes 18 Secs. 
2.
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E flat minor: 2. Lento by Miriam Hyde
Performer:  Miriam Hyde (Piano)
Conductor:  Geoffrey Simon
Period: Modern 
Written: 1933 
Length: 10 Minutes 0 Secs. 
3.
Symphony No. 2 'Joy of Life': 1. Grave - Allegro by Alfred Hill
Conductor:  Patrick Thomas
Length: 9 Minutes 19 Secs. 
4.
Corroboree, suite from the ballet: 3. Rain Dance by John Antill
Conductor:  Sir Eugene Goossens
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
5.
Three Gymnopédies: Gymnopédie No 1 by Peggy Glanville-Hicks
Conductor:  Myer Fredman
Period: Modern 
Length: 4 Minutes 11 Secs. 
6.
Irkanda IV for Violin, Strings and Percussion by Peter Sculthorpe
Performer:  Donald Hazelwood (Violin)
Conductor:  Stuart Challender
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; Australia 
Length: 11 Minutes 22 Secs. 
7.
Sinfonietta: 2. Elegy by Malcolm Williamson
Conductor:  Richard Mills
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1965 
Length: 6 Minutes 37 Secs. 
8.
Shoalhaven, for orchestra by David Lumsdaine
Conductor:  Albert Rosen
Period: Modern 
Written: 1982 
Length: 12 Minutes 11 Secs. 
9.
Celebrare Celeberrime by Carl Vine
Conductor:  Edo De Waart
Written: 1993 
Length: 5 Minutes 14 Secs. 
10.
Lumen, for orchestra by Richard Meale
Conductor:  Richard Mills
Length: 6 Minutes 56 Secs. 
11.
Arafura Dances, concerto for guitar & strings: 3. Second Maninya by Ross Edwards
Performer:  Karin Schaupp (Guitar)
Conductor:  Richard Mills
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1995 
Length: 5 Minutes 23 Secs. 

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