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Dickson, Amy

Overview
Works: 63 works in 126 publications in 3 languages and 2,801 library holdings
Genres: Arrangements (Music)  Concertos  Art music  Motion picture music  Excerpts  Film soundtracks  Popular music  Sonatas  Chamber music  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Instrumentalist, Performer, Author, Arranger
Classifications: M268.D53, 788.7
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Amy Dickson
Island songs by Amy Dickson( )

10 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Brit-Award-winning, Grammy- and ARIA- nominated saxophonist Amy Dickson presents her new ABC Classics album Island Songs, featuring world-premiere recordings of concertos by three of Australia's most renowned composers: Brett Dean, Ross Edwards and Peter Sculthorpe. Recorded with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra, all works on the album were written / arranged specifically for Amy. Peter Sculthorpe's Island Songs contains some of the most beguilingly lyrical music written by the foremost Australian composer of his generation, whose death in August 2014 was lamented throughout the world. The work consists of two movements - Song of Home, which in the words of the composer 'sings of the love that Indigenous inhabitants have for their island home, the place where they and their ancestors were born'; and Lament and Yearning, which tells of the potential tragedy of climate change and a hope for a more stable world. The work is based on three melodies from Australia's far north, including the much-loved Djilile. Ross Edwards' Full Moon Dances is made up of five seamless movements, creating a kaleidoscope of sound featuring fragments of birdsong, plainsong, drones and Indigenous chants from around the world. These sounds are brought together around the central figure of the solo saxophonist, who acts as 'Moon Goddess incarnate, source of plant life and protector of the environment'. The Siduri Dances, by composer, conductor and violist Brett Dean, celebrates another female figure: 'a wise female divinity from the Epic of Gilgamesh, who dwells by the sea at the ends of the earth and offers sage advice (and a parting drink!) to those travelling to other realms.'"--Shop.abc.net.au
The classics by Hans Zimmer( )

3 editions published in 2017 and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From The Lion King to The Dark Knight Rises, this stunning tribute to Hans Zimmer features some of his most iconic movie music. It also features performances from Lang Lang, Lindsey Stirling, and the Piano Guys
Glass by Philip Glass( )

5 editions published in 2017 and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smile by Amy Dickson( )

10 editions published in 2008 in 4 languages and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A perfect showcase for Amy Dickson's broad repertoire, particularly her commitment to contemporary music
Introit : the music of Gerald Finzi by Gerald Finzi( )

6 editions published in 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To commemorate the 60th Anniversary of British composer Gerald Finzi's passing, Decca Classics and the Finzi Trust collaborate on a special album to bring some of Finzi's finest works to a whole new audience. These pieces are some of the best kept secrets of pastoral England - it's time Finzi's lush, lyrical music found a wider audience. Re-imagined popular vocal works are performed by Classic Brit winner and Grammy nominee Amy Dickson (saxophones). Other soloists include Thomas Gould (violin), Tom Poster (piano) and Nicolas Fleury (French horn). This release invigorates Finzi's music with the dynamic Aurora Orchestra and Nicholas Collon, playing arrangements specially commissioned from some of the country's best arrangers by the Finzi Trust - the 'guardians' of this wonderful repertoire
Catch me if you can by John Williams( )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classics by James Horner( Recording )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amy Dickson by Amy Dickson( Recording )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A summer place by Amy Dickson( Recording )

3 editions published in 2014 in No Linguistic content and German and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerhard Richter panorama : [exposition, Londres, Tate Modern, 6 octobre 2011-8 janvier 2012, Berlin, Neue Nationalgalerie, 12 février-13 mai 2012, Paris, Centre Pompidou, 6 juin-24 septembre 2012] by Gerhard Richter( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerhard Richter is widely seen as one of the most important painters at work in the world today. Born in Dresden, Germany, in 1932, he left for the West in 1961, settling in Dusseldorf, where he held his first exhibition in 1963. He has exhibited internationally for the last five decades, including retrospectives in New York, Paris and Dusseldorf. He lives and works in Cologne. As the artist draws near to his eightieth birthday in 2012, Tate Modern in collaboration with the Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin, and the Centre Pompidou, Paris, is staging a major retrospective exhibition. Exhibition: Tate Modern, London 6 October 2011 - 8 January 2012 / Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin February - April 2012 / Centre Pompidou, Paris 6 June - 24 September 2012
The Chester alto saxophone anthology( )

2 editions published in 2017 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catch me if you can by Amy Dickson( Recording )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dusk & dawn by Amy Dickson( Recording )

9 editions published in 2013 in 4 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With her new album, 'Dusk And Dawn', the world's leading classical saxophonist Amy Dickson introduces a new side to the instrument and takes the listener on an unexpected sojourn through beautiful, lush, romantic music. 'Dusk And Dawn' draws on classical repertoire and more: the shimmering strings and sensual saxophone arrangements evoke the stylish cinema of the 1960s and early 70s
Saxophone concerto ; Aucassin and Nicolette by Joseph Holbrooke( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare in music & words by Cleveland Orchestra (Musical Group)( )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cecilia McDowall by Cecilia McDowall( Recording )

2 editions published in 2005 and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artists Rooms : the first five years( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ARTIST ROOMS exhibitions and displays are from the collection assembled by Anthony d?Offay. ARTIST ROOMS is owned jointly by Tate and National Galleries of Scotland and was established through The d?Offay Donation in 2008, with the assistance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund, the Art Fund and the Scottish and British Governments. Since the original acquisition, additional works have been acquired with assistance of the ARTIST ROOMS Endowment, supported by The Henry Moore Foundation and Tate Members. ARTIST ROOMS On Tour has been devised to enable this collection to reach and inspire new audiences across the country, particularly young people.--Tate website
Saxophone Arrangements - GLASS, P.( )

in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divertissement espagnol ; La villanelle du diable ; Une nuit de mai ; Divertissement in A minor by Charles Martin Loeffler( Recording )

1 edition published in 2015 and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monument Clare Twomey by Amy Dickson( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Amy Dickson

Amy Dickson Australian musician

Amy Dickson músic australiana

Amy Dickson música australiana

Amy Dickson saxofonista australiana

Amy Dickson saxofoniste uit Australië

Amy Dickson saxophoniste australienne

إيمي ديكسون موسيقية أسترالية

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Languages
English (29)

German (4)

French (1)