MLC School perform James Humberstone's Daedalus and Icarus, a setting of a poem by John Hughes. Singing are around 400 students from years 6, 7 and 8 as well as the school choir. They are accompanied by string octet, piano and violin solo (Lisa Sun).
This work was originally commissioned by Sydney Grammar School in 2006 and premiered in 2007. Humberstone rewrote it for larger forces and this was the first performance of this new version, performed at the City Recital Hall, Angel Place, Sydney Australia in November 2009.
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