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Treble Choir. Click here for SATB Choir.

This is Our Home from Jandamarra (2014-16) c. 5 mins
SSAA Choir, Piano and percussion.
Medium/advanced standard.
(Versions for SSAA and orchestra and SSAA and Concert Band also available)
pronunciation:

 


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I have not your Dreaming (2005) c. 5 mins

SSAA Choir. Advanced standard required.

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The Flying Dream (2005) c. 5 mins. Text by Michael Leunig and Paul Stanhope

SSA choirs, Narrator and large orchestra. Advanced standard.
Commissioned by the Melbourne Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony.


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Losing the Plot (2005) c. 12 mins Text by Michael Leunig. Intermediate and advanced versions available.

I - Talking to My Shoe II - Underpants Anthem III - La La Land
IV Lost the Plot. Separate titles available through Morton Music. Available in Australia through Hal Leonard.

Children's Voices and Piano. Suitable for senior primary to lower highschool.
Talking to my shoe (performance by Gondwana Novus)


Underpants anthem: (performance by Junior Gondwana)

Lost the Plot: (performance by Sydney Children's Choir)

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Songs of Innocence and Joy (2004) c. 8 mins 30 sec. Texts by Michael Leunig.

SSA choir and chamber orchestra or ensemble (flute, oboe, strings). Suitable for senior primary to high school students.
Commissioned by MLC School, Sydney. Instrumental parts for hire through hire@devirra.com


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The Acrobat (2003) c. 5 mins 30

SSSA choir with soli. Very advanced standard required.
Commissioned by Gondwana Voices.

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Three Children's Songs (2001) published by SingScore

Suitable for early - mid primary school singers

Mrs Hen (unison treble voices and piano)
My Kitten (unison treble voices and piano)
Hobble Gobble (unison treble voices and piano)

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Rainchant (2000) c. 6 mins

SSA Choir (with soli) 1 percussion, piano, strings. Suitable for high school students.
Instrumental parts for hire through: hire@devirra.com

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Ground Zero (1998) c. 4 mins 30 sec. Text by Michael Dransfield. Published by Morton Music.
SSA/SSA Double Choir. Suitable for an advanced treble choir.

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Geography VI (1994/98) c. 4mins 30secs. Text by Michael Dransfield.

SSAA Choir. Suitable for advanced high school students.

 

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