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Aubade, Op.83

Category Orchestral > Other Orchestral Works
Composed 2000-2001
Duration (approx) 11 minutes

Small orchestra: ob.ca - 2 hns - strings

Related Works String Quartet No.10, Op.84
Recording(s) From Sea to Sky
Publisher Faber Music

English Chamber Orchestra

First performance 14 March 2001
Venue Barbican Hall, London
Orchestra / Ensemble English Chamber Orchestra
Conductor Shuntaro Sato
Review Michael Kennedy, The Sunday Telegraph, 18 February 2001

…this is an appealing essay in the honourable English tradition of short nature pieces – rather like a present-day equivalent of Delius’s First Cuckoo. Attractively scored and making evocative use of a luscious cello melody as well as of a lively dance section, this is the sort of
audience-friendly work our chamber orchestras should rush to include in their repertory.