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Canzona 3

for string orchestra

Year:  1950   ·  Duration:  2m

Year:  1950
Duration:  2m

Composer:   Douglas Lilburn

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Canzona 3 was originally written as incidental music for Rilke's The Lay of Love and Death of Cornet Rilke. It is often performed together with Canzonas 1, 2 and 4.

Performance history

11 Jun 2004: Performed by the Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Andrew Sewell at the Norman H. Mitby Theatre, Madison Area Technical College, Wisconsin, USA.

13 May 2011: NZSO Made In NZ - Wellington

28 May 2011: NZSO Made In NZ - Auckland

Performed by the Schola Musica of the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra conducted by Ashley Heenan

Performed by Ithaca College Festival Orchestra conducted by Grant Cooper

Performed by the Vector Wellington Orchestra conducted by Kenneth Young at the Wellington Town Hall in 2004

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