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Salutes to Seven Poets

arranged by Donald Maurice for viola, piano and narrator

Year:  1952   ·  Duration:  29m

Year:  1952
Duration:  29m

Composer:   Douglas Lilburn

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Salutes to Seven Poets was originally composed in 1952 for violin and piano. In 2010, Donald Maurice adapted the work for viola and piano, and gave the first performance of this version with pianist Richard Mapp on 30 June 2010, at St Andrew's on the Terrace, Wellington.

Contents note

Salute to A. Rex Fairburn
Salute to Keith Sinclair
Salute to Allen Curnow
Salute to Michael K. Joseph
Salute to James K. Baxter
Salute to Kendrick Smithyman
Salute to Ronald A.K Mason

Performance history

30 Jun 2010: Maurice and Mapp

16 Jan 2015: Performed by Peter Barber (viola) and Mary Barber (piano) as part of the Philip Norman presentation "Tuition vs Intuition - Douglas Lilburn: His Music" at the Institute of Registered Music Teachers of New Zealand Conference in Wellington.

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