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Harry's Ramble

for orchestra

Year:  1995   ·  Duration:  7m
Instrumentation:  2222; 4331; timp., perc.; strings | (Perc: snare drum, glockenspiel, tam-tam, triangle, tambourine)

Year:  1995
Duration:  7m
Instrumentation  2222; 4331; timp., perc.; s...

Composer:   John Charles

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Sample: Pages 1-2,18-19,24-45

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Scored for full orchestra, this work is a revised and re-titled version of Ground Rules, which was commissioned and performed by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra for the concert celebrating the 80th birthday of composer, Douglas Lilburn in October 1995. Harry's Ramble was performed by the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra in May 1997.

Commissioned note

Commissioned by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra for Douglas Lilburn's 80th birthday concert.

Performance history

28 Oct 1995: Performed by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra and conducted Sir William Southgate at the Wellngton Town Hall, Wellington

08 May 1997: Performed by Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra cond. Wayne Senior; Aotea Centre, Auckland

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