Relationships

involved with: Anne Boyd
students: Matthew Orlovich ( – ????)
John Peterson (Australian composer) ( – ????)
Barbara Woof ( – ????)
Gillian Whitehead (1964 – 1966)
catalogued: Peter Sculthorpe's Worklist
has catalogue: Peter Sculthorpe's Worklist
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/artist/mn0001582286 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/artist/526574 [info]
IMDb: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0780311/ [info]
VIAF ID: VIAF: 112624318 [info]
Wikidata: Q924162 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Peter Sculthorpe [info]
official homepages: http://www.petersculthorpe.com.au/ [info]
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Appearances

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
arranger
1989 Beautiful Fresh Flower, W200a (for strings and percussion, Sculthorpe)
1996 Advance Australia Fair, W266
2003 Songs of Sea and Sky (for soprano saxophone and piano)
2003 Songs of Sea and Sky (for strings and optional didjeridu)
2003 Songs of Sea and Sky: I. Prelude
2003 Songs of Sea and Sky: II. Saibai
2003 Songs of Sea and Sky: III. Interlude
2003 Songs of Sea and Sky: IV. Mission Hymn
2003 Songs of Sea and Sky: V. Dance Song
2003 Songs of Sea and Sky: VI. Lament
2005 Songs of Sea and Sky (for solo violin, strings and optional didjeridu)
composer
1955 Irkanda I
1958 Left Bank Waltz, W70
1959 Sonata for Cello Alone, W76
1961 Irkanda IV (for solo violin, strings and percussion)
1963-03 – 1963-06 The Fifth Continent
1967 Sun Music III
1969 String Quartet no. 8
1969 String Quartet no. 8: I. Con dolore
1969 String Quartet no. 8: II. Risoluto - Calmo - Risoluto
1969 String Quartet no. 8: III. Con dolore
1969 String Quartet no. 8: IV. Con precisione
1969 String Quartet no. 8: V. Con dolore
1970 Music for Japan
1971 How the Stars Were Made
1971 Night Pieces, W118
1971 Night Pieces, W118: I. Snow
1971 Night Pieces, W118: II. Moon
1971 Night Pieces, W118: III. Flowers
1971 Night Pieces, W118: IV. Night
1971 Night Pieces, W118: V. Stars
1976 Lament for Strings, W135
1976 Small Town, W136 (for orchestra)
1977 Little Serenade
1977 Port Essington, W143
1977 Port Essington, W143: 1. Prologue: The Bush
1977 Port Essington, W143: 2: Theme and Variations: The Settlement
1977 Port Essington, W143: 3. Phantasy: Unrest
1977 Port Essington, W143: 4. Nocturnal: Estrangement
1977 Port Essington, W143: 5. Arietta: Farewell
1977 Port Essington, W143: 6. Epilogue: The Bush
1979 Four Little Pieces for Piano Duet
1979 Four Little Pieces for Piano Duet: No. 1. Morning Song
1979 Four Little Pieces for Piano Duet: No. 2. Sea Chant
1979 Four Little Pieces for Piano Duet: No. 3. Little Serenade
1979 Four Little Pieces for Piano Duet: No. 4. Left Bank Waltz
1979 Mangrove
1979 Requiem for cello alone, W153
1979 Requiem for cello alone, W153: I. Introit
1979 Requiem for cello alone, W153: II. Kyrie
1979 Requiem for cello alone, W153: III. Qui Mariam
1979 Requiem for cello alone, W153: IV. Lacrimosa
1979 Requiem for cello alone, W153: V. Libera me
1979 Requiem for cello alone, W153: VI. Lux aeterna
1980 The Visions of Captain Quiros
1983 Piano Concerto
1986 Djilile, W182 (for cello and piano)
1986 Djilile, W183 (for piano)
1986 Earth Cry
1987 Child of Australia: An Australian Anthem
1987 Songs of Sea and Sky (for strings and optional didjeridu)
1987 Songs of Sea and Sky (for flute and piano)
1987 Songs of Sea and Sky (for clarinet and piano)
1987 Songs of Sea and Sky (for soprano saxophone and piano)
1987 Songs of Sea and Sky (for solo violin, strings and optional didjeridu)
1987 Songs of Sea and Sky: I. Prelude
1987 Songs of Sea and Sky: II. Saibai
1987 Songs of Sea and Sky: III. Interlude
1987 Songs of Sea and Sky: IV. Mission Hymn
1987 Songs of Sea and Sky: V. Dance Song
1987 Songs of Sea and Sky: VI. Lament
1988 Kakadu (for orchestra)
1988 Second Sonata for strings
1989 Nourlangie (for solo guitar, strings and percussion)
1989 Tailitnama Song, for cello and piano, W194
1990 String Quartet no. 11 "Jabiru Dreaming"
1990 String Quartet no. 11 "Jabiru Dreaming": I. Deciso
1990 String Quartet no. 11 "Jabiru Dreaming": II. Liberamente - Estatico
1991 From Uluru, W216
1991 Lament for Cello and Strings, W211
1991 Threnody for solo cello, W217
1992 Dream Tracks
1993 From Nourlangie (for string quartet)
1993 From Saibai, for cello and piano, W235
1993 Into the Dreaming for solo cello, W234
1993 Memento Mori
1994 Sonata for Strings no. 3 "Jabiru Dreaming"
1994 Sonata for Strings no. 3 "Jabiru Dreaming": I. Deciso
1994 Sonata for Strings no. 3 "Jabiru Dreaming": II. Liberamente - Estatico
1994 String Quartet no. 12 "From Ubirr"
1995 Parting, for cello and piano, W258
1996 Maranoa Lullaby (for mezzo-soprano and string quartet)
1996 Port Arthur: In memoriam
1996 String Quartet no. 13 "Island Dreaming"
1997 Tailitnama Song, for solo cello, W272
1997 Two Easy Pieces for Flute and Piano
1997 Two Easy Pieces for Flute and Piano: No. 1. Sea Chant
1997 Two Easy Pieces for Flute and Piano: No. 2. Left Bank Waltz
1998 A Little Book of Hours
1998 A Little Book of Hours: I. Evening Star
1998 A Little Book of Hours: II. Koori Dreaming
1998 A Little Book of Hours: III. Morning Star
1998 A Little Book of Hours: IV. Sun Singing
1998 A Little Book of Hours: V. Koori Dancing
1998 A Little Book of Hours: VI. Singing Sun
1998 Cello Dreaming, W277 (for solo cello, string orchestra and percussion)
1998 String Quartet no. 14 "Quamby"
1998 String Quartet no. 14 "Quamby": I. Prelude
1998 String Quartet no. 14 "Quamby": II. In the Valley
1998 String Quartet no. 14 "Quamby": III. On High Hills
1998 String Quartet no. 14 "Quamby": IV. At Quamby Bluff
2000 Harbour Dreaming
2001 Djilile, W307 (for string orchestra)
2003 From Oceania
2003 From Ubirr
2005 – 2006 String Quartet no. 16
2005 – 2006 String Quartet no. 16: I. Loneliness
2005 – 2006 String Quartet no. 16: II. Anger
2005 – 2006 String Quartet no. 16: III. Yearning
2005 – 2006 String Quartet no. 16: IV. Trauma
2005 – 2006 String Quartet no. 16: V. Freedom
2010 String Quartet no. 18
2010 String Quartet no. 18: I. Prelude
2010 String Quartet no. 18: II. A Land Singing
2010 String Quartet no. 18: III. A Dying Land
2010 String Quartet no. 18: IV. A Lost Land
2010 String Quartet no. 18: V. Postlude
Darwin Calypso
Djilile (unspecified version)
Djilile, W333 (for guitar, Wingfield)
From Kakadu, W231 (for guitar)
From Kakadu: I. Grave
From Kakadu: II. Comodo
From Kakadu: III. Misterioso
From Kakadu: IV. Cantando
From the River
Into the Dreaming, W244 (for guitar)
Morning-Song for the Christ Child
Song of Tailitnama (unspecified version)
Sun Music for Voices
The Birthday of Thy King, W193 ("Awake, Glad Heart")
instrument
Left Bank Waltz piano Peter Sculthorpe 1:29
liner notes
Earth Cry / Piano Concerto Peter Sculthorpe; William Barton, Tamara Anna Cislowska, New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, James Judd
vocal
The Fifth Continent: Small Town spoken vocals [speaker] Peter Sculthorpe, Bruce Lamont, Joseph Ortuso, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra, David Porcelijn 6:02