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Lullaby for Matthew SOUNZwrite study guide


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This SOUNZwrite study guide contains:

  • Study Guide
  • Accompanying CD
  • Study score - please contact SOUNZ if you would like to purchase additional copies of the study score.

Lullaby for Matthew is a short ‘romantic’ piece for piano by Gillian Whitehead, one of Aotearoa’s most experienced composers, explores the variation form as a compositional tool.

This revised version was adapted for study at NCEA Level 2.

Series title

SOUNZwrite education series


Publisher note

SOUNZ Centre for New Zealand Music Trust

Author note

Researched and written by Cheryl Camm, and revised for NCEA by Karen Carter.