Red Earth

Red Earth : Score

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'On one level it is an evocation of the vast spaces of the Australian desert . . . on another it is a metaphysical journey through the emotions . . . First and foremost, though, it is a hugely impressive feat of orchestral writing.'
BBC Music Magazine
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Product details

  • Sheet music | 72 pages
  • 232 x 312 x 5mm | 243g
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0193632306
  • 9780193632301

About Michael Finnissy

Michael Finnissy was born in Tulse Hill, London in 1946 and studied at the Royal College of Music. He later studied in Italy with Roman Vlad. He went on to create the music department of the London School of Contemporary Dance, and has been associated as composer with many notable British dance companies. He has also been musician in residence to the Victorian College of the Arts, the City of Caulfield in Australia, and the East London Late Starters Orchestra. In
1999 he was made Professor of Composition at the University of Southampton.
Finnissy has been featured composer at the Bath, Huddersfield and Almeida festivals, amongst others, and his works are widely performed and broadcast worldwide. Recordings are available on various labels, notably NMC and Metier; the latter has released a cycle of CDs to great critical acclaim.
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