8.00 Lilburn Festival: Nine Echoes

Stroma presents Nine Echoes, a major tribute to Douglas Lilburn featuring nine new works written by New Zealand composers, each work responding to one of Lilburn's Nine Short Pieces for piano.

Douglas Lilburn in the sitting room of his home at 22 Ascot Terrace, Thorndon, Wellington, circa 1970.

Douglas Lilburn in the sitting room of his home at 22 Ascot Terrace, Thorndon, Wellington, circa 1970. Photo: Bill Beavis, ATL

Programme:

LILBURN: Nine Short Pieces (1);

BALLARD: Meditation;

LILBURN: Nine Short Pieces (2);

DOWNIE: The Lilburn Hop;

LILBURN: Nine Short Pieces (3);

DE CASTRO-ROBINSON: No 3;

LILBURN: Nine Short Pieces (4);

KER: pulse-echoes;

LILBURN: Nine Short Pieces (5);

CLOTHIER: A Stable Reference;

LILBURN: Nine Short Pieces (6);

FISHER: Dream 6;

LILBURN: Nine Short Pieces (7);

WEBSTER: Number 7;

LILBURN: Nine Short Pieces (8);

NORRIS: Mesophase;

LILBURN: Nine Short Pieces (9);

ELMSLY: In October Light

Stroma directed by Hamish McKeich

Recorded in Sacred Heart Cathedral, Wellington by RNZ Concert

Related:

  • Michael Norris: 'Nine Echoes'
  • Michael Norris - Nine Echoes for Lilburn
  • Elizabeth Kerr: Stroma review
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