two

Together, two of Australia's finest young musicians present a unique programme of traditional Irish folk melodies, baroque virtuosity, contemporary Australian works and medieval dance music.

Genevieve Lacey, a young Australian recorder player has been acclaimed by reviewers as "world class" and "one of Australia's great musicians". Poul Høxbro now focuses his talents on resurrecting medieval percussion instruments. Together, they present a unique programme of traditional Irish folk melodies, baroque virtuosity, contemporary Australian works and medieval dance music.

CD booklet features the wonderful visual artistry of Laura Rytter Holm.

Artist

Genevieve Lacey

Genevieve Lacey is a recorder virtuoso who creates new possibilities for her instrument. Her awards include an ARIA, Helpman (Namatjira), Churchill Fellowship, Freedman Fellowship, Best Performance (Australian Music Awards) and Outstanding Musician (Melbourne Prize for Music). Genevieve holds academic and performance degrees (including a doctorate) in music and English literature from institutions in Melbourne, Switzerland and Denmark.


Audio previews

Track Listing

  1. Chominciamento di gioia (Anonymous)
  2. Les Folies d'Espagne Marin Marais
  3. Epithalamium Amanda Baker
  4. Suite I, BWV 1007 Johann Sebastian Bach

  5. Prelude
  6. Allemande
  7. Courante
  8. Sarabande
  9. Menuet I & II
  10. Gigue
  11. Charavgi Calliope Tsoupaki
  12. She Moved Through the Fair (Traditional)
  13. Johnny I hardly Knew Ye (Traditional)
  14. Waly, Waly (Traditional)
  15. Paddy's Lamentation (Traditional)
  16. She Moved Through the Fair (Traditional)

Performers

Composers

Calliope Tsoupaki

Calliope Tsoupaki's works have been performed in Europe and in the United States, and she has participated in various music festivals such as Festival New Music in Middelburg in 1990 and 1992, Gaudeamus International Music Week in Amsterdam in 1991 and 1993 and several others.

Johann Sebastian Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach was a German composer, organist, harpsichordist, violist, and violinist whose sacred and secular works for choir, orchestra, and solo instruments drew together the strands of the Baroque period and brought it to its ultimate maturity.

Amanda Baker

Melbourne-based composer Amanda Baker developed a strong interest in electronic music as an alternative to what she then felt to be the unsatisfactory idioms offered by conventional media.


Where to buy

two can be purchased online through Buywell Just Classical or the Australian Music Centre which both offer secure online ordering.

This title is also available in (or can be ordered through) many fine music retailers across Australia, including Thomas’, Discurio and Readings.

Product details

Recorded at the Move Records Studio, Melbourne Australia.

List price
$25.00 AUD
Producer
Genevieve Lacey
Linda Kent
Martin Wright
Engineer
Martin Wright
Vaughan McAlley
Venue
Move Records Studio
Release date
1999
Copyright
© 1999 Move Records
Phonogram
℗ 1999 Move Records
Categories
Classical, Early music, Folk music
Catalogue number
MD 3216
Alternate catalogue number
MD3216
Barcode
EAN 9314574321623