Events

Upcoming in 2018

16 Sept 2018, The Window (2017), Callum G’Froer – flugel horn, IGNM Bern

22 Sept 2018, Amulet (1993), Phoebe Green, viola, Backstage Music, Sydney

29 Sept 2018, The Table of Knowledge (2017), Florentin Ginot, double bass, Not here project, Teatro alle Tese, Biennale de Venezia

7 Oct 2018, Portrait concert
The Alchemical Wedding (1996), Amulet (1993), Philtre (1997) Veil (1999), Winding Bodies (3 knots) (2013), Soloists: Phoebe Green (viola), Zachary Johnston (hardanger fiddle ), New Music Studio/Arcko Ensemble cond. Tim Phillips, Melba Hall, Melbourne

11 Oct 2018, Philtre (1997), Pala Garcia, Elebash Recital Hall, New York

14 Oct 2018, Summer (Sema), Mvt 4 from The Four Seasons (after Cy Twombly), (2009), Aura Go, Port Fairy Festival

19 Oct 2018, Ming Qi (2000), Kyle Bruckmann & Chris Froh, UC Davis, Mondavi Centre

28 Oct 2018, Summer (Sema), Mvt 4 from The Four Seasons (after Cy Twombly), (2009), Aura Go, Utzon Room, Sydney Opera House

3 Nov 2018, The Weaver’s Knot (2014), JACK Quartet, Musée d’Art et d’Histoire, Fribourg, Switzerland

6 Nov 2018, The Weaver’s Knot (2014), JACK Quartet, Berlin Philharmonie

6 Nov 2018, The turning dance of the bee (2016), Neuverband Ensemble für neue Musik Basel, Ackermannshof, Basel

7 Nov 2018, The Weaver’s Knot (2014), JACK Quartet, Slowind Music Society, Ljubljana, Slovenia

12 Nov 2018, The turning dance of the bee (2016), Neuverband Ensemble, Walcheturm, Zurich

18 Nov 2018, PREMIERE: Pharmakon (2018), for 2 trombones, Matt Barbier & Weston Olencki, Bludenzer Tage Zeitgemäßer Musik

20 Nov 2018, Roda – the living circle (2017), An ocean beyond earth (2016), Tristram Williams, Séverine Ballon, ELISION Ensemble, Performance Space, City University London

18 Dec 2018, Invisibility (2009) Myriam Garcia Fidalgo, lecture-recital, University of Antwerp

2019

7 Feb 2019, Spirit Weapons 1 (1999), Herz Ensemble, Muziekgebouw, Amsterdam

5 April 2019, Weaver of fictions (2007), Anna Petrini, Konserthuset Stockholm

23 April 2019, ELISION, Centre for  21stC New Music, University of Buffalo

May 2019, The Quickening [excerpts] (2005), Berlin

May 2019, Voodoo Child (1989), cond. Kelly Corcoran, Spectrum Nashville

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Past events, 2018

6 Jan 2018, The Turning Dance of the Bee (2016), SoundON Festival,  Athanaeum, La Jolla

21 Feb 2018, An Elemental Thing (2017), Bill Solomon, Coaxial Arts, LA

12-28 Feb 2018, Composer in residence, Boston University Centre for New Music
16 Feb 2018, Inguz (fertility), 1996 & Spirit Weapons (1999), Ludovico Ensemble, Nick Tolle, Boston
18 Feb 2018, The Turning Dance of the Bee (2016), The Heart’s Ear (1997), An Elemental Thing (2017), Sound Icon, CFA Concert Hall
20 Feb 2018, The Weaver’s Knot (2014), JACK Quartet, CFA Concert Hall
26 Feb 2018, PREMIERE: The Su Song Star Map, for solo violin, Ashot Sarkissjan, +
Philtre (1997) for retuned violin CFA Concert hall
Also with 3 Composer’s Forum Lectures, 855 Commonwealth Ave., Room B38
Feb 13, Feb 20 & 27 Feb 27, 2018, 9:30-11:50am

27 Feb 2018, Roda – the living circle (2017), Callum G’Froer trumpet, Unerhörte Musik, Berlin

2 March 2018, Voodoo Child (1989), The Chimera Ensemble, Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall, York University

4 March 2018, Invisibility (2011), Ashley Walters, Brightwork New Music, LA

29 March 2018, Songs found in dream (2005), Musica Nova cond. Brad Lubman, Kilbourn Hall, Eastman School

4 April 2018, The Angels (2011), Ekmeles, Zuckerman Institute, New York

5 April 2018, Voodoo Child (1989), ContraBAND, Boston Conservatory at Berklee

8 April 2018, Invisibility (2011), ICE @Opera Omaha

18 April 2018, Roda – The Spinning World (2016), ELISION Ensemble, Elisabeth Murdoch Hall, Melbourne Recital Centre

22 April 2018, An Ocean beyond Earth (2016), Séverine Ballon, Melba Hall, Melbourne

27 April 2018, Philtre (1997), Sarah Saviet, Sankt Gertrud, Cologne

29 April 2018, PREMIERE: Extinction Events and Dawn Chorus (2017), Klangforum Wien cond. Peter Rundel; violin solo Sophie Schafleitner, Wittenertage für neue Musik
[broadcast WDR3]

2 May 2018, PREMIERE: The Table of Knowledge (2017) for double bass solo (also with preparation & voice), Florentin Ginot, Philharmonie Köln, Acht Brücken

7 May 2018, Extinction Events and Dawn Chorus (2017), Klangforum Wien cond. Peter Rundel, Mozart Saal, Wiener Konzerthaus, Vienna

17 May 2018, The Weaver’s Knot (2014), JACK Quartet, NMG2018, Boston

18 May 2018, Roda – the living circle (2017), Sava Stoianova – trumpet, Forum Wallis Switzerland

24 May 2018, Voodoo Child (1989), Musicales de Fontaine “Musiques pour le temps présent”

25 May 2018, The Four Seasons (after Cy Twombly) (2009), Alex Waite, ANAM Melbourne

26 May 2018, Invisibility (2009), Myriam Garcia, ‘cello, Impuls, Graz

26 May – 7 June, Spoleto Festival
26 May, 29 May, 1, 4 & 7 June 2018, Tree of Codes (2015) opera, Dock St Theatre, Spoleto Festival, Charleston, USA
Also, 28 May, 2018 An Elemental Thing (2017), Woolfe St Playhouse, Spoleto Festival
29 & 30 May 2018, The Weaver’s Knot (2014), JACK Quartet, Chamber Music Series,  Spoleto Festival
30 May 2018, The Heart’s Ear (2007) as part of Music In Time: Brilliant Night, Woolfe St Playhouse, Spoleto Festival

8 June 2018, Sonorous Body (2008), Richard Haynes, Temnitz Kirche, Netzeband, Germany

18 June 2018, PREMIERE: Atlas of the Sky (2018), Speak Percussion, Jessica Aszodi (soprano) + crowd, Elisabeth Murdoch Hall, Melbourne Recital Centre

19 June 2018, The Weaver’s Knot (2014), JACK Quartet, Yellow Barn, Vermont

22 June 2018, An Elemental Thing (2017), Alex Lipowski, New York

7 July 2018, Love Letter (2011), Sam Seyong Um (hand drum), Yellow Barn, Vermont

7 July 2018, The Four Seasons (after Cy Twombly), (2008) Stefan Cassomenos, Liddiard Piano Festival, Melbourne

7 July 2018, Inguz (fertility), (1996), Freya Schack-Arnott & Georgina Oakes, 107 Projects, Sydney

11 July 2018, The Weaver’s Knot (2014), JACK Quartet, Banff, Canada

12 July 2018, The Four Seasons (after Cy Twombly), (2008) Stefan Cassomenos, Schott London Music Shop

19 July 2018, Atlas of the Sky (2018), Speak Percussion, Jessica Aszodi & members of Percussion studio, IMD Darmstadt

19 July 2018, Inguz (fertility), (1996), Freya Schack-Arnott & Georgina Oakes, Backstage Music, Sydney

9 August 2018, Axis Mundi (2014) Ben Roidl-Ward, Atelier Frankfurt

23 August 2018, Sonorous Body (2008), Richard Haynes, Arnold Schoenberg Centre, Vienna

25 August 2018, The Su Song Star Map (2017), Graeme Jennings, City Recital Centre, Sydney

2017 events 

7 January 2017, How Forests think (2016), ELISION cond. Carl Rosman, BBC3 Hear&Now

17 January 2017, Invisibility (2009), Ashley Walters ‘cello, Centre for New Music, San Francisco

21 January 2017, Amulet (1997), Phoebe Green, viola, tilde~ new music and sound art festival, Melbourne

24 January 2017, The Four Seasons (after Cy Twombly), 2008, Marilyn Nonken, Miller Theatre New York

25 January 2017, Guest lecture Columbia University, New York

28 Jan 2017, Winding Bodies (3 Knots), (2014), Cikada Ensemble, Dark Music Days, Reykjavik, Iceland

6 February 2017, Amulet (1992), Mark Menzies, viola, REDCAT, Los Angeles

16 February 2017, Axis Mundi (2014), Chris Watford, bassoon, Lilypad Inman, Cambridge, Massachusetts

16 February 2017, Sonorous Body (2008), Campbell MacDonald, clarinet, ICE, Fort Wayne, Indiana

18 February 2017, Sonorous Body (2008), Campbell MacDonald, clarinet, ICE, Chicago

19 February 2017, Sonorous Body (2008), E.Michael Richards, clarinet, UMBC Concert Hall

24 February 2017, Inguz (fertility), (1996), Distractfold duo, Modern Art Oxford

25 February 2017, PREMIERE: Ronda – The Spinning World (2016), Ensemble Modern conducted by Vimbayi Kaziboni; part of Re-Inventing Smetak, a joint project of DAAD Artists-in-Berlin Program, Ensemble Modern and Goethe-Institutes São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Salvador/Bahia, supported by the Kulturstiftung des Bundes. Alte Oper, Frankfurt

3 March 2017, Guest lecture, Royal Academy London (11am-1pm)

3 March 2017, Speak, Be Silent (2015), The Riot Ensemble with violin soloist Sarah Saviet,
The Warehouse, London

4 March 2017, Songs found in dream (2005), Talea Ensemble, Fromm Festival Harvard University

5 March 2017, The turning dance of the bee (2016), Ensemble Offspring,
Utzon Room, Sydney Opera House

8 March 2017, The turning dance of the bee (2016), Ensemble Offspring,
International Women’s Day concert, Melbourne Recital Centre

23 March 2017, Ronda – The Spinning World (2016-17), Ensemble Modern conducted by Vimbayi Kaziboni, Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Märzmusik, Berlin

27 March 2017, An ocean beyond earth (2016), Séverine Ballon, ‘cello, Monday Evening Concerts, Zipper Hall, Los Angeles (cancelled)

8 April 2017, Machine for contacting the dead (2000), Ensemble Vertigo cond. Enno Poppe, Dampfzentrale, Bern

18 May 2017, Axis Mundi (2013), Chris Watford, bassoon, E-Werk Feiburg, Euromicrofest

1 June 2017, Philtre (1997), Jenny Khafagi, Syzygy, Melbourne Recital Centre

8 June 2017, Philtre (997), The Heart’s Ear (1997), Winding Bodies (3 knots) (2014), Cikada Ensemble cond. Christian Eggen, National Sawdust, New York

28-29 June 2017, Conference ‘Sound & Story’, Wissenschaftskolleg, Berlin
28 June 2017, paper: ‘The Future-present-past voice: possession and ventriloquism in my operatic works’
29 June 2017, Wild Winged One (2007), solo trumpet,  Callum G’Froer, Berlin

2 July 2017, Gyfu (gift), (2010), solo oboe, Simon Strasser, Ensemble Mosaik

1, 5, 12 July 2017, Ronda – The Spinning World (2016-17), Ensemble Modern
cond. Vimbayi Kazibono, Re-inventing Smetak Brazil tour:
Sala Caecilia Meireles, Rio de Janeiro
Campos do Jordão
Teatro Castro Alves, Salvador da Bahia

8 August 2017, PREMIERE: Roda – the living circle (2017), Tristram Williams, trumpet, Meat Market, Melbourne

11 August 2017, Women in the Creative Arts Conference, ANU, Canberra
keynote: ‘Luck, Grief, Hospitality – re-routing power relationships in music’

13 August 2017, Invisibility (2011), Distractfold, Kalv Festival

14 August 2017, How Forests Think (2016), International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE), conducted by Baldur Brönnimann, Mostly Mozart Festival, Merkin Hall, Lincoln Centre New York

14 August 2017, Wild Winged One (2007), Huw Morgan, Kaposfesten, Hungary

21 August 2017, Invisibility (2009), Alice Purton, ‘cello, The Warehouse, London

22 August 2017, Rug Music (2015), Marshall McGuire, Sydney Recital Hall

28 August 2017, Amulet (1992), Phoebe Green, La Mama Theatre, Melbourne

9 Sept 2017, Invisibility (2011), Gemma Tomlinson, ‘cello, NGV Ian Potter Gallery

10 Sept 2017, Axis Mundi (2014), The Green Lion Eats the Sun (2014), Alban Wesly, bassoon; Melvyn Poore, double bell euphonium, Ensemble MusikFabrik, Berlinerfestspiele, Berlin Philharmonie

10 Sept 2017, Axis Mundi (2014),  Lorelei Dowling, bassoon, St Ruprecht, Vienna

19-24 September 2017, Featured Composer Shanghai New Music Week 
19 Sept, keynote: ‘When I am playing with my cat, how do I know she’s not playing with me?’ (or composing as a way of experimenting with thinking)
20 Sept, An Ocean beyond earth, How Forests think, Songs Found in Dream, ELISION cond. Carl Rosman, Wu Wei, Sheng
21 Sept, Roda-the living circle, Tristram Williams, trumpet
24 Sept, Flying Banner (after Wang To), Shanghai Opera Orchestra cond. Shinik Hahm

20 Sept 2017, Wild Winged One (2007), Anders Nykvist, trumpet, Teatro Farnese, Parma, Italy

23 Sept 2017 PREMIERE: An Elemental Thing (2017), Eugene Ughetti, Transplanted Roots Percussion Research Symposium, Queensland Conservatorium of Music

28 Sept 2017, Best Practice in Artistic Research Conference, Sydney Conservatorium of Music; keynote: ‘How to make a woodblock sing: using composition to experiment with thought’ with An Elemental Thing (2017), Eugene Ughetti, percussion

3 Oct 2017, An ocean beyond earth (2016), Séverine Ballon, ‘cello, Biennale di Venezia

7 Oct 2017, 3 Angels + an Enigma (2011), Ekmeles, Crypt of the Church of the Intercession, New York

14 Oct 2017, The Window (2014), Callum G’Froerer, trumpet, Flutgraben Berlin

15 Oct 2017, The Heart’s Ear (1997), Sydney Symphony, Carriageworks, Sydney

18 Oct 2017, Philtre (1997), Pala Garcia, violin, Longleash, Open Music, Graz

22 Oct 2017, Hell (1997), Arditti String Quartet, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston

22 Oct 2017, Sonorous Body (2007), Richard Haynes, clarinet, Austin, Texas

28 Oct 2017, The Window (2014), Callum G’Froerer, trumpet, Totally Huge New Music Festival, Perth Town Hall

1 Nov 2017, The Weaver’s Knot (2014), Penny Quartet, la la la No.5, Sydney

2 Nov 2017, The Window (2014), Callum G’Froerer, trumpet, Abbotsford Convent, Melbourne

3 Nov 2017, An ocean beyond earth (2016), Séverine Ballon, ‘cello, eavesdropping, Oxford House, London

Come and hear this:
5 Nov 2017, Tongue of the Invisible (2011), Ensemble Musikfabrik, Omar Ebrahim, Benjamin Kobler conducted by Christian Eggen. NOW! Grenzgänger, Philharmonie Essen

8 Nov 2017, Philtre (1997), Elizabeth Welsh, baroque violin, Queensland Conservatorium of Music

9 Nov 2017, The Heart’s Ear (1997), Quasars Ensemble cond. Ivan Buffa, Melos-Ethos Festival, Slovakia

19 Nov 2017, An ocean beyond earth (2016), Séverine Ballon, ‘cello, Bludenzer Tage Zeitgemäßer Musik

10 Nov 2017, Gothic (1995), Jabiru cond. Kelly Lovelady, London

26 Nov 2017, The Weaver’s Knot (2014), Penny Quartet, Cathedral Church of Christ the King, Ballarat

27 Nov 2017, The Weaver’s Knot (2014), Penny Quartet, Melbourne Recital Centre

28 Nov 2017, Wild Winged One (2007) & Roda – the living circle (2017), Mathew Conley, trumpet, Forma Leipzig, Theaterhaus Schiller, Leipzig

30 Nov 2017, An Elemental Thing (2017), Eugene Ughetti, Melbourne

20 Dec 2017,  lecture: ‘Collaboration, ecology, composition’, Shanghai Conservatory of Music

21 Dec 2017, The Weaver’s Knot (2014), Mivos Quartet, Shanghai Conservatory of Music

22 Dec 2017, The Weaver’s Knot (2014), Mivos Quartet, Suchow Conservatory, China

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Previous years:

2016 Perfomances and Premieres

2015 Performances and Premieres

2014 Performances and Premieres

2013 Performances and Premieres

2012 Performances and Premieres

2011 Performances and Premieres

2010 Performances and Premieres

2009 Performances and Premieres

2008 Performances and Premieres

 

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