Live Performance of Creative Work

A Tasmanian Requiem

Stephen Grant, Helen Thomson, Lotte Betts-Dean, Gary Wain, Julie Gough, Michael Gissing, Greg Lehmann, Frances Butler, Jim Everett-puralia meenamatta

Gap in the Fence Productions | Published : 2018

Abstract

The world premiere of a work by Australian composer and soprano Helen Thomson dealing with issues of Australian Indigenous dispossession and war, ‘A Tasmanian Requiem’, performed at the Hobart Theatre Royal in 2018. This work, a contmporary oratorio for voices and brass was performed with members of the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra.