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Out of the Shadows

Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

out-of-the-shadows10th-12th December recorded my score at Trackdown for this Australian horror movie. Full of rich and powerful textures, including Wagner Tubas, Trombones, 16 cellos, Baritone and 8-string guitars.

Chamber Music

Tuesday, November 29th, 2016

four-for-eleven27th & 28th November. Recording Four For Eleven, a suite of pieces for large chamber ensemble, for future release. A magnificent group of musicians conducted by Roland Peelman at Trackdown.

The Lego Batman Movie

Friday, November 25th, 2016

lego-batman-movie-poster-be-batman Two weeks at Trackdown conducting Lorne Balfe’s amazing music. What a rollercoaster of a score!

Blade and Soul

Monday, November 14th, 2016

Blade and Soul Fabulous two days with the talented NCSoft composers at Trackdown, conducting the exciting score for a new Blade and Soul game.

Soltare Solaris

Saturday, May 28th, 2016

Eight Harps

Eight Harps

CG recently completed Soltare Solaris, a vibrant four-minute piece for eight harps.

It will be recorded in the near future, along with its companion piece, Dust, for future release on the Magic Fire Music label.

Art Music Awards 2015

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

New England Sings!

New England Sings!

Congratulation to all at New England Conservatorium of Music, Armidale, for winning the award for Excellence in a Regional Area for their 2014 festival, New England Sings!, at last night’s Australian Art Music Awards.

CG’s piece Two Birds was commissioned for that festival.

Giselle and the Wraith Queen

Sunday, June 14th, 2015

CG and conductor Mikhail Granovsky amidst the evil wraiths

CG and conductor Mikhail Granovsky amidst the evil wraiths

CG’s new full length orchestral ballet is in its successful premiere season at the Seoul Arts Centre.

Choreographed by Graeme Murphy,

Universal Ballet, Korea,

Prime Philharmonic Orchestra.

conducted by Mikhail Granovsky.

Giselle and the Wraith Queen is a retelling of the Giselle story.

Two Birds

Sunday, October 26th, 2014

New England Sings! Choir and orchestra conducted by Lyn Williams

New England Sings! Choir and orchestra conducted by Lyn Williams

Commissioned by New England Sings! (New England Conservatorium festival in Armidale NSW) for performance on 26 October 2014.

Written for choir and orchestra, Two Birds is a setting of two poems by Judith Wright.

Adore (Adoration) nominations

Friday, September 12th, 2014

Robin Wright and Naomi Watts in Adore

Robin Wright and Naomi Watts in Adore

CG’s score to Adore has been nominated for Best Feature Score in the 2014 Australian Screen Music Awards.

CG’s and Antony Partos’s soundtrack album to Adore has been nominated for Best Soundtrack Album in the 2014 Australian Screen Music Awards.

Giselle and the Wraith Queen

Monday, September 1st, 2014

Giselle and the Wraith Queen

Giselle and the Wraith Queen

CG has been commissioned by Universal Ballet, Korea, to compose a full length orchestral ballet in a retelling of the Giselle story to be choreographed by Graeme Murphy.

The premiere season will be in Seoul in June 2015.