Peter Maxwell Davies
Publisher: Chester Music
Throstle's Nest Junction (1996)
Commissioned by the BBC
Chester Music Ltd
This short tone poem is another of the composer's mementos of a Lancashire childhood - the kind of piece in which his music takes on Ivesian qualities of accuracy and fondness in recollection. We seem to hear a train go by at one point, but in general the piece is slow, whether its tone is reflective or dramatic.
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