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Drummond, Charlie

Overview
Works: 2 works in 3 publications in 1 language and 257 library holdings
Genres: Live sound recordings  Operas 
Roles: Performer
Classifications: M1500.C45, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Charlie Drummond
Simoon by Erik Chisholm( )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Simoon--the violent, hot wind that blows in the North African desert--gives its name to August Strindberg's psychological drama, published in 1889 and later described by the Glaswegian composer Erik Chisholm as exciting and frightening. Third in a triptych of operas which the composer wrote after his move to South Africa in the late 1940s, his adaptation of Strindberg's play evokes the desert setting through a blend of the Hindustani scales he had studies in wartime India and a skilful use of free twelve-tone technique, but was never performed with orchestra in his own lifetime"--Container
Simoon opera i one act by Erik Chisholm( Recording )

1 edition published in 2016 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"The Simoon--the violent, hot wind that blows in the North African desert--gives its name to August Strindberg's psychological drama, published in 1889 and later described by the Glaswegian composer Erik Chisholm as exciting and frightening. Third in a triptych of operas which the composer wrote after his move to South Africa in the late 1940s, his adaptation of Strindberg's play evokes the desert setting through a blend of the Hindustani scales he had studies in wartime India and a skilful use of free twelve-tone technique, but was never performed with orchestra in his own lifetime
 
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Audience level: 0.39 (from 0.39 for Simoon / ... to 0.97 for Simoon ope ...)

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