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River of Ocean

for orchestra

Year:  2001   ·  Duration:  15m
Instrumentation:  2*2*2*2*; 4331; timp., 2 perc.; harp, piano; strings | (Perc: glock., vib., crotales, 2 cymbals, tambourine, tam-tam, bass drum, xylophone)

Year:  2001
Duration:  15m
Instrumentation  2*2*2*2*; 4331; timp., 2 pe...

Composer:   Helen Bowater

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Commissioned note

Commissioned by the Edinburgh Contemporary Arts Trust with the financial assistance of Creative New Zealand for NZ New Music Festival, Edinburgh, 2001.

Performance history

30 Nov 2001: Performed by the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Kenneth Young at the New Music New Zealand Festival in Edinburgh in November 2001

24 Jan 2003: Performed in a rehearsed reading by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra conducted by Kenneth Young as part of the NZSO-SOUNZ Readings

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