Australian Rhapsody, An

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Australian Rhapsody, An

Arranger/Composer: 
Item Code:
YMB005
Publisher: 
Brolga Music

The composer has atempted to convey the feeling of both joy and sadness by contrasting the light, almost frivolous tune of Queensland Drover with the melancholy of Moreton Bay.

Program Notes

An Australian Rhapsody is a symphonic work constructed from melodic fragments based on two folk tunes presented in the piece. The composer has atempted to convey the feeling of both joy and sadness by contrasting the light, almost frivolous tune of the Queensland Drover with the melancholy of Moreton Bay.

Grade Level: 4
Copyright: 1986
Duration: 5:35

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Sample PDF

  • An Australian Rhapsody - Sample Score.pdf
  • Instrumentation

    Piccolo
    Flute
    Oboe 1, 2
    Bassoon
    Eb Clarinet
    Bb Clarinet 1, 2, 3
    Alto Clarinet
    Bass Clarinet
    Bb Contra Bass Clarinet
    Alto Saxophone 1, 2
    Tenor Saxophone
    Baritone Saxophone

    Bb Trumpet 1, 2, 3
    F Horn 1, 2, 3, 4
    Trombone 1, 2, 3
    Euphonium BC
    Tuba
    String Bass

    Percussion 1, 2, 3
    Mallet Percussion
    Timpani