Nicholas Routley was Sylvia’s guest on Arts Wednesday, talking about the life and music of Australian living treasure, composer Ross Edwards. Nicholas is a musicologist, academic and founding choirmaster of the Sydney Chamber Choir, as well as being a dear personal friend to Edwards.
The Following music is played during the conversation in this order:
Ab Estatis Foribus 1 and 5 on Raft Song at Sunrise with the Sydney Chamber Choir on the Tall Poppies label
Binyang, featuring Peter Jenkin on Clarinet and Early Pratt on percussion. CD details as above
Dance Mantras, featuring the Sydney Chamber Choir on the same CD
Dawn Mantras, featuring Sydney Children’s Choir, Sydney Chamber Choir and Lee Riley on shakahuchi on Eternity:The Timeless Music of Australian Composers on ABC label.