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Commemorative Ode

for choir and orchestra

Year:  1906   ·  Duration:  40m

Year:  1906
Duration:  40m

Alfred Hill
Composer

Composer:   Alfred Hill

About

Commemorative Ode was composed for the 1906-1907 New Zealand International Exhibition in Christchurch. It opened the first concert by the first professional orchestra in New Zealand, and was conducted by the composer. The Ode was recently performed for the first time in over 100 years, by the Orpheus Choir and Wellington Chamber Orchestra in June 2007.


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Joannes C. Andersen