composer

Carey, Ross James

Ross James Carey is a composer and pianist. Born in Lower Hutt, New Zealand in 1969, he has been teaching at universities in Malaysia since 2010. As both a composer ...

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Elegy : for string quartet / Ross James Carey

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: String Quartet (2 violins, viola, cello)
Instruments: 2vln vla vc

Canzonetta : voor bariton en piano, 1950 / Alexander Voormolen

Genre: Vocal music
Subgenre: Voice and piano
Instruments: bar pf

Drie liederen : voor middenstem en piano, 1960/1978 / op teksten van Martinus Nijhoff, Joep Straesser

Genre: Vocal music
Subgenre: Voice and piano
Instruments: medium pf

Kinderliedjes II : eenstemmig kinderkoor of mezzosopraan solo met pianobegeleiding, Band 2 / Géza Frid

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Subgenre: Children's choir and piano; Voice and piano
Instruments: KK pf / sopr-m pf

 

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Nine Poems from "Meeting the Comet" : for countertenor or mezzo-soprano and piano / Ross James Carey; poems by Fleur Adcock

Publisher's number: 15193
Genre: Vocal music
Subgenre: Voice and piano
Instruments: voc pf
Duration: 14'00"
Number of players: 2
Year of composition: 1999/2013
Status: fully digitized (real-time delivery)

Other authors:
Adcock, Fleur (librettist)
Description:
Nine Poems from ‘Meeting the Comet’ is a setting of nine poems by New Zealand born, U.K. resident poet Fleur Adcock, from her set of twenty-four poems, 'Meeting the Comet'. These describe a young girl with a disability and her encounter with Halley's Comet, as seen in the skies from New Zealand in the 1980s. The setting is of poems number 3, 6, 9 ‘So far’, 11 ‘Stars’, 14 ‘Comet’, 15 ‘Halley party’, 18, 22 and 24.

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