Bassoon and muted tuba open this work, playing an authentic didjeridoo rhythm, followed by a very short Aboriginal melody played by the muted trumpet at the 25" mark. In the middle of the movement is a langourous musical depiction of the Outback.
Suite of Orchestral Dances
...the common air that bathes the globe...
by Ron Hannah (1992/6)
#4. Australian Melody
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