Australia Day Celebrations 26 January 2014

January 26th, 2014

Australia Day 2014, Darling Harbour fireworks

Australia Day 2014, Darling Harbour fireworks

Fireworks at Darling Harbour, Sydney.

Soundtrack taken from CG’s music for the Rugby World Cup (Sydney), Centenary of Federation of Australia, and the Commonwealth Games (Melbourne).

Watch here: https://youtu.be/K6DW00CGWgc

The Gift of Light

November 5th, 2013

The Gift of Light

The Gift of Light

CG’s new album of music from his documentary and short film scores.

The Gift of Light for strings and solo cello (Emma-Jane Murphy).

Reverie for flute, viola and harp.

Much Ado About Something for six voices, six cellos, and contrabass. (The Song Company, Magic Fire Orchestra).

Released on 5 November 2013 through all good online stores.

MFM002

Look Away

September 21st, 2013

Our first run through of Look Away
Our first run through of Look Away today.

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.

Adore

September 17th, 2013

adoreThe soundtrack of Adore is now available on Varese Sarabande.

From the film directed by Anne Fontaine and starring Naomi Watts and Robyn Wright.

On Reflection

July 8th, 2013

On Reflection. Sarah Willis (Horn), Jessica Buzbee (trombone), Steve Rossé (tuba) and Peter Baker (piano)

On Reflection. Sarah Willis (Horn), Jessica Buzbee (trombone), Steve Rossé (tuba) and Peter Baker (piano)

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.

Dust

September 2nd, 2012

Dust premiere - Tegan Peemoeller (L) and Genevieve Lang (R)

Dust premiere - Tegan Peemoeller (L) and Genevieve Lang (R)

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 in Canberra

May 8th, 2012

header_web2012Peace On Earth will be performed at the Canberra International Music festival on Sunday 13 May 2012.

Crawl and Ward 13 Released on CD and Download

January 10th, 2012

Crawl_Ward 13 CoverThe soundtrack to Crawl and the 2002 animation Ward 13 on our new label, Magic Fire Music.

Available here.

Crawl Premiere

September 26th, 2011

crawl-georgina-haigFeature film Crawl will be premiered at Screamfestla in Los Angeles on 15 October 2011.

Directed by Paul China, produced by Benjamin China and Brian Breheny, it stars Georgina Haig, George Shvestov and Paul Holmes.

CG recorded the score at Trackdown Scoring Stage in May 2011 with 17 strings.

Lightfall Awards Finalist

April 19th, 2011

Art Music Awards 2011Lightfall for Horn and Orchestra is a finalist as Orchestral Work of the Year in the Australian Art Music Awards 2011. These awards cover the years of 2009 and 2010. A list of all the finalists can be found here. The awards night is on 3 May 2011 at the Sydney Theatre.