- Peter Maxwell Davies
Throstle's Nest Junction (1996)
- Chester Music Ltd (World)
Commissioned by the BBC
- 13 min
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.