Like a sparkling clear tonic for the morning after, stately and piquant works by the refreshingly unclassifiable Peggy Glanville-Hicks followed by two recent major works by one of our most intelligent musical minds, Gordon Kerry (who lived and worked for a time in Peggy’s Sydney home).
Geoffrey Collins, flute Jason Noble, clarinet John Gaden, poetry Mark Gaydon, bassoon Jacob Abela, piano James Wannan, viola Australian String Quartet Elder Conservatorium Flutes
Paul Bowles (1910-1999): Here I Am (1991)
Peggy Glanville-Hicks (1912-1990) (arr. S. Chambers, 2004): Three Gymnopedies (1953)
Peggy Glanville-Hicks: Concertino da Camera (1946)
Paul Bowles: Here I Am (reprise)
Gordon Kerry (b. 1961): Clarinet Quintet (2019, rev. 2020)
Gordon Kerry: String Quintet No. 1 (2012)
Alfred Hill (1869-1960): String Quartet No. 16 in B-flat major 'The Celtic' (1938)
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Generously supported by Leading Patron Ulrike Klein AO.