American David Maslanka understood wind instruments like few others; his final quintet is a modern masterpiece. Autumn Music, by his countrywoman Jennifer Higdon, is equally colourful, poignant and evocative. Paired with these are brand new works by two of Australian composition’s brightest new stars: Lachlan Skipworth and Sam Smith.
Jennifer Higdon | Autumn Music
Lachlan Skipworth | New Work for Solo Clarinet
Samuel Smith | New Work for Wind Quintet
David Maslanka | Wind Quintet No. 4
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