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Ravenous Uncles (and Many Thin Greedy Aunts)

for children's choir and piano

Year:  2003   ·  Duration:  10m

Year:  2003
Duration:  10m

Composer:   Philip Norman


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Commissioned note

Commissioned by the Christchurch Schools' Music Festival Association (musical director Robert Aburn), with funding provided by Trust Power Limited, for the Association's 2003 Festival held in the Christchurch Town Hall Auditorium, October 7-9, 14-16, 2003

Difficulty note

Recommended by the composer for the Big Sing competition

Contents note

1. The Man from the Land of Fandango
2. Uncle James
3. Wonderful Me
4. Tarragon Vinegar

Text note

Poems by Margaret Mahy

Performance history

27 Oct 2003: Performed by Combined Christchurch Schools Music Festival Choirs, conducted by Robert Aburn at Christchurch Town Hall in Christchurch

19 Dec 2009: Christmas with Margaret Mahy: CSO 2009

30 Oct 2022: Wit & Wisdom the music of Philip Norman | Concert and book launch

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