Archive for the ‘Concert Music’ Category
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Commissioned by Nick Byrne for performance in the US in early October Look Away is possibly the first piece ever written for the rare Ophicleide by an Australian composer.
On Reflection was commissioned by the Steve Rossé and the Sydney International Brass Festival for Sarah Willis (Horn), Jessica Buzbee (trombone), Steve Rossé (tuba) and Peter Baker (piano) for performance at the festival on 5 July 2013.
Commissioned by the Sydney Chamber Choir for performances in September 2012.
Dust is for multiple harps and takes its title from Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials.
Peace On Earth will be performed at the Canberra International Music festival on Sunday 13 May 2012.