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October 2018

Tieng rung (The Sound of the Jungle) – New Chamber Music from Australia, Vietnam and Italy

13 October, 7:30 pm
Church of All Nations, 180 Palmerston Street
Carlton, VIC 3053 Australia
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(Cover image: Hanoi (2016) by Katija Farac-Pertout). The Melbourne Composers’ League in association with Peter Sheridan and the Monash Flute Ensemble presents Tieng rung (The Sound of the Jungle) New Chamber Music from Australia, Vietnam and Italy   The Monash Flute Ensemble / Peter Sheridan, Director Alyssah Armstrong, Alice Bennett, Elizabeth Campbell, Phoebe Epifano, Phoebe Gunton, Jenny Kim, Julia Mercuri-Svik, Kelsy De Prada, Emily Prentice, Madeleine Remont, Emma Rogers, Alexia Samiotis, Peter Sheridan, Thomas Thorpe (piccolo, concert, alto, bass, contrabass…

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Tieng rung (The Sound of the Jungle) – New Chamber Music from Australia, Vietnam and Italy

12 October, 7:30 pm
Music Auditorium, Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music, Monash University, 55 Scenic Blvd
Clayton, VIC 3168 Australia
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(Cover image: Hanoi (2016) by Katija Farac-Pertout). The Melbourne Composers’ League in association with Peter Sheridan and the Monash Flute Ensemble presents Tieng rung (The Sound of the Jungle) New Chamber Music from Australia, Vietnam and Italy   The Monash Flute Ensemble / Peter Sheridan, Director Alyssah Armstrong, Alice Bennett, Elizabeth Campbell, Phoebe Epifano, Phoebe Gunton, Jenny Kim, Julia Mercuri-Svik, Kelsy De Prada, Emily Prentice, Madeleine Remont, Emma Rogers, Alexia Samiotis, Peter Sheridan, Thomas Thorpe (piccolo, concert, alto, bass, contrabass…

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September 2018

Elbow Room Festival – Chamber Works and Electroacoustic Music at Montsalvat

30 September, 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barn Gallery, Montsalvat, 7 Hillcrest Avenue
Eltham, VIC 3095 Australia
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The long-held tradition of the Melbourne Composers’ League’s Elbow Room Concert Series continues this year with a mini- festival of two concerts sessions, in the superb surroundings of the Montsalvat Barn Gallery, in Eltham. The Elbow Room concerts provide a valuable opportunity for composers to present their newest works and are known for their broad array of experimental, as well as more traditional music by local composers, including acoustic and electronic works. These two concerts include new works for Trumpet, Voice,…

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April 2018

Michael Kieran Harvey performs Pathways New piano music from Australia and Japan – Concert No.2

15 April, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
St Oswald’s Anglican Church Glen Iris, 100 High Street
Glen Iris, VIC 3146 Australia
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Pathways Two: Music by Eve Duncan, Houston Dunleavy, Peter Graham, Tomoyuki Hisatome, Akira Kobayashi, Andrian Pertout, Johanna Selleck, Antonio Tenace Sunday 15 April, 2018, 2pm, St Oswald’s Church, 100 High Street, Glen Iris $30, $25 concession, $10 students, tickets http://www.trybooking.com/358273 PreConcert Talk by Tomoyuki Hisatome, Akira Kobayashi 1.30 pm

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Michael Kieran Harvey performs Pathways New piano music from Australia and Japan – Concert No.1

13 April, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Church of All Nations, 180 Palmerston Street
Carlton, VIC 3053 Australia
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Pathways One: Music by Brendan Colbert, Michael Kieran Harvey, Tomoyuki Hisatome, Alan Holley, Akira Kobayashi, Paul Moulatlet, Haydn Reeder, Silvia Simons, Anthony Wilson Friday 13 April, 2018, 7.30pm Church of All Nations, Palmerston Street, Carlton $25, $20 concession, tickets at the door

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March 2018

ELBOW ROOM CONCERT – Wesley Anne

18 March, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wesley Anne, 250 High Street
Northcote, VIC 3070 Australia
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(Image by Christine Reichl). The long-held tradition of the Melbourne Composers’ League Elbow Room concerts continues at the Wesley Anne on Sunday 18th March at 2.00 pm. The Elbow Room concerts are a much-loved part of the Melbourne music scene, providing a valuable opportunity for composers to present their newest works, experiment and test out ideas or re-visit older works in the friendly and conducive atmosphere of the Wesley Anne. The concerts are known for their broad and interesting array…

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November 2017

Elbow Room Concert and CD Launch

12 November, 2017, 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Barn Gallery, Montsalvat, 7 Hillcrest Avenue
Eltham, VIC 3095 Australia
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Melbourne Composers' League Elbow Room Concert and CD Launch Celebrating Twenty Years of Composition in Australia.   As part of our 20-year celebrations, the Melbourne Composers' League will be releasing a triple CD featuring the music of 23 of its members.  The CD will be launched at the upcoming Elbow Room Concert and CD Launch event in November on Sunday, 12 November, 2.30pm.  Please come along and lend your support to this important composer organization.   Sunday, 12 November, 2.30pm…

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September 2017

East Meets West: A Concert of New Chamber Music from Australia and Tatarstan

3 September, 2017, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Trinity Uniting Church, 15 Black St
Brighton, Victoria 3186 Australia
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(Cover image: Lady from the Orient (1995) by Katija Farac-Pertout). The Melbourne Composers League presents ‘East Meets West: A Concert of New Chamber Music from Australia and Tatarstan for Clarinet Trio’ featuring Natasha Fearnside (E flat soprano and B flat clarinet), Cameron Smith (E flat soprano and B flat clarinet), Robert Schubert (B flat clarinet, basset horn), Andrew Fong (B flat clarinet), Olivia Grosfeld (A clarinet), Grania Burke (bass clarinet), Richard Shaw (bass clarinet), Tom D’Ath (E flat alto clarinet).…

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April 2017

Elbow Room concert – Wesley Anne

30 April, 2017, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wesley Anne, 250 High Street
Northcote, VIC 3070 Australia
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(Image by Christine Reichl). The long-held tradition of the Melbourne Composers’ League’s Elbow Room concerts continues with a recital at the Wesley Anne,  renowned for its soaring ceilings and resurrected-19-century-church-adorned interior including wine barrels, wagon wheels and a large wrought-iron chandelier that gives the bar a dim candle-lit glow. The Elbow Room concerts provide an opportunity for composers to present their newest works and are known for their broad array of experimental as well as more traditional music. Compositions by…

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March 2017

Asian Tradition/Asian Contemporary 2017

29 March, 2017, 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Presented as part of the Melbourne Composers' League (MCL) and Japan Federation of Composers (JFC) Exchange Concert Wednesday, 29 March, 2017, Millennium Hall, Taito City, Ueno, Tokyo, Japan. Japanese composers - Isao Matsuhita, Kaori Nabeshima and Rui Ogawa; and Australian composers - Bruce Crossman, Emergence from Autumn Darkness (solo harp), Andrián Pertout, Un’impressione nel tempo for Contrabass Flute, Viola, Harp and Didgeridoo, no. 439 (2016) and new composition by Johanna Selleck - with Aboriginal didjeridoo player, Namatjira Morgan to participate.…

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November 2016

Subterranean Sonorities – New Chamber Music from Australia and Japan

26 November, 2016, 3:00 pm
Trinity Uniting Church, 15 Black St
Brighton, Victoria 3186 Australia
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(Cover image: The Impression of Studio-1 (2010) by Luping Zeng). New Chamber Music from Australia and Japan' concert featuring Peter Sheridan (concert, alto, bass, contrabass and subcontrabass flutes), Anthony Chataway (viola), Jacinta Dennett (harp) and Namatjira Morgan (yidaki ) will take place on Saturday, 26 November, 2016, 3.00pm at Trinity Uniting Church, 15 Black Street, Brighton. Compositions by John Arthur Grant, Isao Matsushita, Paul Moulatlet, Kaori Nabeshima, Rui Ogawa, Andrián Pertout, Johanna Selleck and Silvia Simons.   Tickets: Adults $20, concession…

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September 2016

Western Prospects piano concert with Michael Kieran Harvey at Western Sydney University

1 September, 2016, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Playhouse Theatre, Western Sydney University, Penrith Campus, Kingswood, Second Avenue
Western Sydney, NSW 2747 Australia
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Leading Australian pianist Michael Kieran Harvey will present a program of new works by Australian composers from the Melbourne Composers League, including works submitted for competitive selection by Western Sydney postgraduate composers, at the Playhouse Theatre, Western Sydney University, Penrith Campus, Kingswood. Compositions by Diana Blom, Brendan Colbert, Joseph Giovinazzo, Christina Green, Chloé Hulewicz, Petar Jovanov, Christine McCombe, Peter Myers, Andrián Pertout and Antonio Tenace. Download PDF: Creativity Unlimited Festival 2016.pdf

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July 2016

Elbow Room concert – Wesley Anne

24 July, 2016, 2:30 pm
Wesley Anne, 250 High Street
Northcote, VIC 3070 Australia
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The long-held tradition of the Melbourne Composers’ League’s Elbow Room concerts continues with a recital at the Wesley Anne,  renowned for its soaring ceilings and resurrected-19-century-church-adorned interior including wine barrels, wagon wheels and a large wrought-iron chandelier that gives the bar a dim candle-lit glow. The Elbow Room concerts provide an opportunity for composers to present their newest works and are known for their broad array of experimental as well as more traditional music. Compositions  by Christina Green, Howard Dillon.…

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April 2016

Elbow Room concert – Montsalvat

10 April, 2016, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Barn Gallery, Montsalvat, 7 Hillcrest Avenue
Eltham, VIC 3095 Australia
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The long-held tradition of the Melbourne Composers’ League’s Elbow Room concerts continues with a recital in the superb surroundings of the Montsalvat Barn Gallery . The Elbow Room concerts provide an opportunity for composers to present their newest works and are known for their broad array of experimental as well as more traditional music . Featuring: chamber works for strings, voice, flute, piano, and electronics. Composers including: Andrián Pertout, Gary McKie, Colin McKellar, Michael Bakrnčev, Camille Robinson, Henry Lewis, Paul…

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November 2015

Elbow Room concert – Wesley Anne

21 November, 2015, 3:00 pm
Wesley Anne, 250 High Street
Northcote, VIC 3070 Australia
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(Graphic by Colin McKellar). The long-held tradition of the Melbourne Composers’ League’s Elbow Room concerts continues with our regular series at the Wesley Anne. The Elbow Room concerts provide an opportunity for composers to present their newest works and are known for their broad array of experimental as well as more traditional music. This concert features electroacoustic and instrumental chamber works by Melbourne composers including Leah Blankendaal, Colin McKellar, Julian Cafarella and Allira Preuss.

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September 2015

Where are the Sounds of Joy?

26 September, 2015, 7:15 pm
Iwaki Auditorium, ABC Centre, Southbank Boulevard
Southbank, Melbourne, VIC 3006 Australia
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(Image - Gallipoli, oil on canvas (2015) by Luping Zeng). A concert of new chamber Music from Australia co-presented with ABC Classic FM featuring Tristram Williams (trumpet), Michael Kieran Harvey (piano), Peter Neville (percussion), Chloe Smith, Ben Robertson (contrabasses). Works by Bruce Crossman, Howard Dillon, Eve Duncan, Helen Gifford, Peter Graham, Alan Holley, Colin McKellar, Paul Moulatlet, Haydn Reeder. https://vimeo.com/143211895

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August 2015

Three Ponds Mirroring the Moon

30 August, 2015, 2:15 pm
Trinity Uniting Church, 15 Black St
Brighton, Victoria 3186 Australia
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(Image - Hangzhou Summer (2014) by Katija Farac-Pertout). A concert of new chamber Music from Australia and China featuring Robert Schubert (clarinet) and Jacinta Dennett (harp). Works by Johann Sebastian Bach (Arranged by Julian Yu), Eve Duncan, Livia Judge, Paul Moulatlet, Andrián Pertout, Johanna Selleck, Nalin Shen and Tianming Wang.

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April 2015

Elbow Room concert – Montsalvat

12 April, 2015, 2:15 pm
Barn Gallery, Montsalvat, 7 Hillcrest Avenue
Eltham, VIC 3095 Australia
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(Graphic by Peter Simondson). A concert of musical works from Australia of a more experimental nature featuring Jacqui Rutten (soprano), Laila Engel (flute), Livia Judge (flute), Sandra Tan (pianoforte), Rosa Scaffidi (pianoforte), David Laughton (pianoforte), The Flowering Gum Quartet: Rowan Thomas (violin), Ron Jontof-Hutter (violin), Barbara Oakes (viola), Ian Goding (violoncello), Anthony Lyons (electronics). Works by Alice Bennett, Howard Dillon, Vincent Giles, Livia Judge, Anthony Lyons, Colin McKellar, Paul Moulatlet, Jacqui Rutten, Johanna Selleck, Dindy Vaughan.

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November 2014

Elbow Room concert – Wesley Anne

22 November, 2014, 3:00 pm
Wesley Anne, 250 High Street
Northcote, VIC 3070 Australia
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(Graphic by Brigid Burke). A concert of musical works from Australia of a more experimental nature featuring Jacqui Rutten (soprano), Peter Sheridan (flute, bass flute), Johanna Selleck (flute), Livia Judge (alto flute),Gillian Kinnear (clarinet), Mark Daniell (clarinet), Brigid Burke (bass clarinet), Ros Bandt (tarhu), Scott Mealy (contrabass), Peter Simondson (contrabass). Works by Brigid Burke, Ros Bandt, George Dreyfus, David Henderson, Colin McKellar, Paul Moulatlet, Andrián Pertout, Jacqui Rutten, Johanna Selleck, Peter Simondson.

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September 2014

Spring Rejuvenation

14 September, 2014, 3:00 pm
Trinity Uniting Church, 15 Black St
Brighton, Victoria 3186 Australia
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(Image - Magic Carpet (2014) by Stewart Westle). A concert of new chamber music from Australia for string quartet, flute and saxophone featuring Silo String Quartet (Aaron Barnden, Andrea Keeble, Ceridwen Davies, Caerwen Martin), Johanna Selleck (flute) and Lachlan Davidson (saxophone) conducted by Timothy Phillips. Works by Michael Bakrnčev, Andrew Batterham, Brendan Colbert, Eve Duncan, Joseph Giovinazzo, Jesmond Grixti, Jane Hammond, Scott McIntyre, Haydn Reeder.

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November 2013

Four Colours: Gold

9 November, 2013, 3:00 pm
Trinity Uniting Church, 15 Black St
Brighton, Victoria 3186 Australia
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(Image - Camille (2006) by Esther Theiler). A concert of new chamber music from Australia, USA and Japan for flute and percussion quartet featuring Johanna Selleck (flute), Peter Neville, Timothy Phillips, Danny Richardson and Steve Falk (percussion). Works by Brendan Colbert, Eve Duncan, Maria Grenfell, Lou Harrison, Colin McKellar, Paul Moulatlet, Andrián Pertout, Haydn Reeder, Tamaru Sawako.

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July 2013

Elbow Room concert – Wesley Anne

21 July, 2013, 3:00 pm
Wesley Anne, 250 High Street
Northcote, VIC 3070 Australia
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(Graphic by Brigid Burke). The MCL is proud to announce the return of our ELBOW ROOM series of concerts which are an opportunity for composer/performer resourced works to be given a public performance. They are typically works of a more experimental nature, or musical works in progress, that would benefit from an alternative performance environment This concert features compositions by Brigid Burke, George Dreyfus, Thomas Reiner, Adam Starr, Natalya Vagner, Paul Moulatlet and Tristram Williams.

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December 2012

Four Colours: Orange

9 December, 2012, 3:00 pm
Richmond Town Hall, 333 Bridge Road
Richmond, VIC 3121 Australia
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(Image - Taksim by Katija Farac-Pertout). A concert of new chamber music from Australia, New Zealand and Turkey featuring Robert Schubert (clarinet), Stuart Byrne (saxophone), Barrie Webb (trombone), Peter Neville (percussion), and Silo String Quartet (Aaron Barnden, Andrea Keeble, Ceridwen Davies, Caerwen Martin). Works by Brenton Broadstock, Paul Moulatlet, Andrián Pertout, Haydn Reeder, Peter Tahourdin, Antonio Tenace, Chris Watson, Anthony Wilson, Ahmet Yürür

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November 2012

Four Colours: Indigo

24 November, 2012, 8:00 pm
Trinity Uniting Church, 15 Black St
Brighton, Victoria 3186 Australia
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(Image - Bathroom (2012) by Barbara Henderson). A concert of new chamber music for string quintet from Australia and Hong Kong featuring Tim Veldman, Yi Wang, Jason Bunn, Alister Barker and Chien-Hsui Wung. Works by Brendan Colbert, Eve Duncan, David Holyoake, Paul Moulatlet, Ada Nga-Ting Lai, Andrián Pertout, Peter Simondson, Silvia Simons, Anthony Wilson

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September 2011

At First Light

24 September, 2011, 8:00 pm
Trinity Uniting Church, 15 Black St
Brighton, Victoria 3186 Australia
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(Image - Cloud study, West from Chirnside by Melchior Martin). A concert of new chamber music for violin, violoncello and pianoforte from Australia, Italy and Japan featuring Tim Veldman (violin), Alister Barker (violoncello) and Michael Kieran Harvey (pianoforte). Works by Domenico Gabrieli, Colin McKellar, Judy Pile, Eve Duncan, Brendan Colbert, Andrián Pertout, Anthony Wilson, Kanako Okamoto

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October 2010

Five Pointed Star

24 October, 2010, 3:00 pm
Trinity Uniting Church, 15 Black St
Brighton, Victoria 3186 Australia
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Seahorse Ikebana by Siri Hayes

(Image -Seahorse Ikebana by Siri Hayes). A concert of new chamber music for string quartet and voice from Australia featuring Aaron Barnden(violin), Jessica Bell (violin), Ceridwen Davies (viola), Caerwen Martin (violoncello) and Deborah Kayser (mezzo-soprano). Works by David Holyoake, Adam Starr, Haydn Reeder, Judy Pile, Andrew Batterham, Eve Duncan, Brenton Broadstock, Joseph Giovinazzo

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Summer

21 October, 2010, 3:00 pm
The Great Hall, National Gallery of Victoria, 180 St. Kilda Road
Melbourne, VIC 3006 Australia
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(Image - Shoreham Beach by Ceci Cairns). A concert of new chamber music for flute, viola, harp and percussion from Australia, Japan and Korea featuring Johanna Selleck (flute), Merewyn Bramble (viola), Megan Reeve (harp), Jacinta Dennett (harp), Mary Anderson (harp)  and Peter Neville (percussion). Works by Brigid Burke, Warren Burt, Eve Duncan, David Holyoake, Harue Kondoh, Akira Kobayashi, Young-Eun Paik, Andrián Pertout, Haydn Reeder, Thomas Reiner, Mark Viggiani, Julian Yu.

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December 2009

Spring

6 December, 2009, 3:00 pm
Fitzroy Town Hall, 201 Napier St
Fitzroy, VIC 3065 Australia
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(Image - Hiroshima Spring (2009) by Katija Farac-Pertout). A concert of new chamber music from Australia and Malaysia featuring Lachlan Davidson, Tony Hicks and Stuart Byrne (saxophones), Andrew MacGregor (shakuhachi) and Eugene Ughetti (percussion). Works by Katy Abbott, Ros Bandt, Simon Charles, Lachlan Davidson, Douglas Gibson, Stuart Greenbaum, Yii Kah Hoe, CH Loh, Andrián Pertout and Antonio Tenace.

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August 2009

Winter

22 August, 2009, 7:30 pm
Conservatorium Recital Hall, Conservatorium of Music, University of Tasmania, Sandy Bay Rd
Hobart, TAS 7000 Australia
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(Image - Mt Fuji (2005) by Kristian Haggblom). A concert of new chamber music from Australia and Hong Kong featuring Barrie Webb (trombone), Michael Kieran Harvey (pianoforte), Anita Hustas (contrabass) and Peter Neville (percussion). Works by Wing-Wah Chan, Brendan Colbert, Bruce Crossman, Eve Duncan, Helen Gifford, Scott McIntyre, Paul Moulatlet, Andrián Pertout and Silvia Simons.

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Winter

21 August, 2009, 7:30 pm
Iwaki Auditorium, ABC Centre, Southbank Boulevard
Southbank, Melbourne, VIC 3006 Australia
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(Image - Mt Fuji (2005) by Kristian Haggblom). A concert of new chamber music from Australia and Hong Kong featuring Barrie Webb (trombone), Michael Kieran Harvey (pianoforte), Anita Hustas (contrabass) and Peter Neville (percussion). Works by Wing-Wah Chan, Brendan Colbert, Bruce Crossman, Eve Duncan, Helen Gifford, Scott McIntyre, Paul Moulatlet, Andrián Pertout and Silvia Simons.

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April 2009

Autumn

19 April, 2009, 3:00 pm
Trinity Uniting Church, 15 Black St
Brighton, Victoria 3186 Australia
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(Image by Melchior Martin). A concert of contemporary organ, trumpet, flute and percussion music from Australia, Korea and the Philippines featuring Andrew Blackburn, Tristram Williams, Jean Penny, Eugene Ughetti. Works by Diane Blom, Andrew Blyth, Brenton Broadstock, Peter Graham, Chan Hae Lee, Colin McKellar, Paul Moulatlet, Ramon Santos, Peter Tahourdin.

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February 2009

La Flor en la Colina

8 February, 2009, 3:00 pm
BMW Edge, Federation Square, Corner Swanston St & Flinders St
Melbourne, VIC 3000 Australia
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(Image - Water Cycle (2008) by Macarena Ruiz). A concert of new chamber music from Australia and Chile featuring Johanna Selleck (flute), Robert Schubert (clarinet), Isin Cakmakcioglu (violin), Alister Barker and Chien-Hsiu Ong (violoncello), Michael Kieran Harvey (pianoforte) and Peter Neville (percussion). Works by Carlos Zamora, Eve Duncan, Haydn Reeder, Aliocha Solovera, Antonio Tenace, Eduardo Cáceres, Alejandro Guarello, Peter Tahourdin and Andrián Pertout.

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November 2008

Crossing the Blue

9 November, 2008, 3:00 pm
Trinity Uniting Church, 15 Black St
Brighton, Victoria 3186 Australia
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A concert of new music for voice and guitar from Australia and New Zealand featuring Deborah Kayser, Geoffrey Morris and Ken Murray. Works by Brigid Burke, Brendan Colbert, George Dreyfus, Helen Gifford, Jesmond Grixti, Scott McIntyre, Paul Moulatlet, Michael Norris, Andrián Pertout, Haydn Reeder, Thomas Reiner, Antonio Tenace.

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September 2008

Below the Star-Stretched Sky

28 September, 2008, 8:00 pm
Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall, 881 7th Ave
New York, NY 10019 United States
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A concert of new music for trombone and string quartet from Australia and Korea presented by The Melbourne Composers' League and independent producer, Anna Monea, featuring Barrie Webb and Silo String Quartet. Works by Brenton Broadstock, Eve Duncan, Joseph Giovinazzo, Jesmond Grixti, Sang Hee Kwon, Chan Hae Lee, Peter Myers and Young-Eun Paik.

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July 2008

Elbow Room concert – Dante’s Cafe

27 July, 2008, 3:00 pm
Dante’s Cafe, 150-156 Gertrude St.
Fitzroy, VIC 3065 Australia
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A concert of acoustic and electro-acoustic music. Works by Jacqui Rutten, Brigid Burke, Simon Charles, Julian Cafarella, Ros Bandt and Thomas Reiner.

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November 2007

2007 Big West Festival: Melbourne Percussion Music

24 November, 2007, 8:00 pm
Incinerator Gallery, 180 Holmes Rd
Moonee Ponds, VIC 3039 Australia
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A concert of new music for percussion in celebration of the 10th Anniversary of the Melbourne Composers' League and the long standing relationship with Speak Percussion. Works by Brendan Colbert, Stuart Greenbaum, Scott McIntyre, Andrián Pertout, James Rushford, Simon Charles, Warren Burt, Mark Viggiani, and Ian Vitcheff.

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September 2007

Below the Star-Stretched Sky

22 September, 2007, 8:00 pm
Trinity Uniting Church, 15 Black St
Brighton, Victoria 3186 Australia
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A concert of new music for trombone and string quartet from Australia and Korea featuring Barrie Webb and Silo String Quartet. Works by Young-Eun Paik, Jesmond Grixti, Eve Duncan, Brenton Broadstock, Peter Myers, Chan Hae Lee.

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August 2007

Elbow Room concert – Loop Bar

19 August, 2007, 8:00 pm
Loop Bar, 23 Meyers Place
Melbourne, VIC 3000 Australia
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A concert of acoustic and electro-acoustic music. Works by Carte Blanche, Peter Myers, Jacqui Rutten, Paul Moulatlet, Mark Viggiani, Doug Gibson, Wendy Suiter, Nela Trifkovic, Free music Ensemble with Ros Bandt and Brigid Burke.

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December 2006

From a Silence Well

10 December, 2006, 3:00 pm
Richmond Town Hall, 333 Bridge Road
Richmond, VIC 3121 Australia
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A shakuhachi and harpsichord concert featuring Anne Norman (shakuhachi) and Peter Hagen (harpsichord). Works by Andrián Pertout, Kevin March, Philip Czaplowski, Dindy Vaughan, Ichiro Seki, Silvia Simons, and Taran Carter.

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October 2006

Postcards

7 October, 2006, 8:00 pm
Trinity Uniting Church, 15 Black St
Brighton, Victoria 3186 Australia
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A concert of Australian and New Zealand music. Works by John Elmsly, Joseph Giovinazzo, Howard Dillon, Andrián Pertout, Peter Tahourdin, Brendan Colbert, Jack Body, Haydn Reeder, Gao Ping, and Alison Grant.

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May 2006

Elbow Room concert – Dizzy’s Jazz Bar

26 May, 2006, 3:00 pm

A concert of acoustic and electro-acoustic music. Works by Ros Bandt, Brendan Colbert, Julian Caffarella, Brigit Burke, Colin McKellar, Andrián Pertout, Andrew Harrison, Simon Charles, and Antonio Tenace.

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October 2005

Elbow Room concert – Burrinja

9 October, 2005, 3:00 pm
Burrinja, Dandenong Ranges Community Arts Centre, 351 Glenfern Road
Upwey, VIC 3158 Australia
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The Melbourne Composers' League Presents a concert of acoustic and electro-acoustic music Burrinja Dandenong Ranges Community Arts Centre 351 Glenfern Road Upwey Melways 75 B12 SUNDAY OCTOBER 9th 2005 3pm Works by Cafferella, McKellar, Judge, Rutten, Dunbabin and Harris.

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August 2005

Menin Gate

6 August, 2005, 8:15 pm
Trinity Uniting Church, 15 Black St
Brighton, Victoria 3186 Australia
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(Image - Goddessgas by Raymond Arnold). A concert of contemporary piano, trombone and percussion music from Australia and Japan celebrating Helen Gifford's 70th birthday, and featuring Michael Kieran Harvey, Barrie Webb and Peter Neville. Works by Akira Kobayashi, Brigid Burke, Harue Kondoh, Jesmond Grixti, Helen Gifford, Peter Myers, Eve Duncan, Kanako Okamoto.

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May 2005

A Word Takes Wing

29 May, 2005, 3:00 pm
Richmond Town Hall, 333 Bridge Road
Richmond, VIC 3121 Australia
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New Music for Voices performed by The Melbourne Composition Choir. Works by Brenton Broadstock, Jesmond Grixti, Katy Abbott, Judy Pile, Jane Hammond, Stuart Greenbaum, Andrew Blyth and Wendy Suiter.  

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November 2004

SKETCHES

28 November, 2004, 3:00 pm
Iwaki Auditorium, ABC Centre, Southbank Boulevard
Southbank, Melbourne, VIC 3006 Australia
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The Melbourne Composers' League with the support of:APRA and the ABC presents 'SKETCHES - New Music from Melbourne' Iwaki Auditorium ABC Southbank Centre Sunday 28th November 2004 3.00 PM Music By Burke, Burt, Czaplowski, Dillon, Karski, McCombe,Pertout, Reiner, Suiter and Tahourdin.

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October 2004

Elbow Room concert – Cafe Retro

10 October, 2004, 5:00 pm
Cafe Retro, 413 Brunswick St
Fitzroy, VIC 3065 Australia
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A concert of contemporary acoustic and electro-acoustic music. Works by Julian Cafarella, Dindy Vaughan, Brendan Colbert, Mark Finsterer, Philip Czaplowski, Wang Zheng Ting, George Dreyfus.

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April 2004

Hoy

18 April, 2004, 3:00 pm

(Image - Bond of Unity 1985 by Imelda Calipe-Endaya). A concert of trombone and percussion music from Australia and the Philippines featuring Barrie Webb and Peter Neville. Works by Warren Burt, Brendan Colbert, Eve Duncan, Stuart Greenbaum, Jesmond Grixti, Paul Moulatlet, Josefino Chino Toledo, Ramon P. Santos, Eugene Ughetti.

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October 2003

Transformations

26 October, 2003, 8:00 pm
Legislative Council Chamber, Parliament House, Spring St
East Melbourne, VIC 3002 Australia
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(Image - THREE 2003 by Nevin Hink). Startling New Music from Turkey and Australia. Trio Erytheia: Isin Cakmakcioglu, Rachel Atkinson, Robert Chamberlain in works by: Ilhan Baran, Brigid Burke, Warren Burt, Dominik Karski, Christine McComb, Sidika Ozdil, Andrian Pertout, Adnan Saygun, Wendy Suiter, Peter Tahourdin, Ekrem Zeki Un. This concert is the first Australian and Turkish contemporary music concert to be performed in Australia, in which Ottoman court music and Turkish folk music can be heard in the music of…

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February 2003

Bath Music

23 February, 2003, 3:00 pm
Richmond Town Hall, 333 Bridge Road
Richmond, VIC 3121 Australia
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New music for percussion ensemble. Works by Isao Matsuchita, Eve Duncan, Ross Hazeldine, Andrián Pertout, Christine McCombe, Dominik Karski, and Brendan Colbert.

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The Empty Bowl

21 February, 2003, 3:00 pm
Cafe Retro, 413 Brunswick St
Fitzroy, VIC 3065 Australia
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A concert of acoustic and electro-acoustic music. Various performers. Works by Ross Bandt, Brigit Burke, Warren Burt, Philip Czaplowski, Julian Cafarella, Peter Lambert, Garth Paine, Thomas Reiner, and Catherine Schieve.

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September 2002

Elbow Room concert – Cafe Retro

29 September, 2002, 5:00 pm
Cafe Retro, 413 Brunswick St
Fitzroy, VIC 3065 Australia
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A concert of contemporary acoustic and electro-acoustic music. Works by Cafarella, Vaughan, Dillon, McKellar, Burt, Schieve, McKie, Giovinazzo and Burke.

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February 2002

The Romanians of the Day

17 February, 2002, 3:00 pm
Footscray Community Arts Centre, 45 Moreland St
Footscray, VIC 3011 Australia
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Contemporary music from Romania and Australia. Works by Anthony Briggs, Colin McKellar, Maia Ciobanu, Stefan Niculescu, Andrián Pertout, Sorin Lerescu, Andrew Blyth, Nicolae Brindus, and Octavian Nemescu.

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November 2001

Elbow Room concert – Cafe Retro

12 November, 2001, 5:00 pm
Cafe Retro, 413 Brunswick St
Fitzroy, VIC 3065 Australia
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A concert of contemporary acoustic and electro-acoustic music. Works by Hunter, Landray, Myers, McKellar and Moulatlet.  

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September 2001

Federation Music Week

27 September, 2001 - 30 September, 2001

In September 2001, the Melbourne Composers' League presented an enthralling festival of international contemporary music by members of the Asian Composers League, performed by Australia's premier musicians. There were more than 40 Australian premieres in 17 concerts and seminars over four days. Federation Music Week featured concerts by the Ormond College Choir, percussion ensembles, string quartets and electro-acoustic music, as well as artists such as Michael Kieran Harvey, Barrie Webb, Geoffrey Morris, Julia Ryder and many others. Concerts and seminars…

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August 2000

Songs of Summer Showers

20 August, 2000, 3:00 pm
Richmond Town Hall, 333 Bridge Road
Richmond, VIC 3121 Australia
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New Australian and Asian-Pacific string quartet music performed by the Black Quartet. Works by Wing Wah Chan, Christian Duboudin, Eve Duncan, Joseph Giovinazzo, Peter Myers, and Weerachat Premananda.

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May 2000

Elbow Room concert – Cafe Retro

14 May, 2000, 5:00 pm
Cafe Retro, 413 Brunswick St
Fitzroy, VIC 3065 Australia
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A concert of acoustic and electro-acoustic music. Works by Doornbusch, Burt, Dreyfus, Fryer, Caffarella, Burke and Buckmincer Quartet.

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August 1999

After the Cry: Mosaics 1999

21 August, 1999, 8:00 pm
Richmond Town Hall, 333 Bridge Road
Richmond, VIC 3121 Australia
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Peter Neville (perc), Carl Rosman (cls), Sylvia Hosking (bass), Gerald Gentry (cond). Works by Andrew Batterham, Warren Burt, Philip Czaplowski, George Dreyfus, Joseph Giovinazzo, Ross Hazeldine, Paul Moulatlet, Haydn Reeder, and Thomas Reiner.  

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May 1998

Mosaics 1998

30 May, 1998, 6:00 pm
Richmond Town Hall, 333 Bridge Road
Richmond, VIC 3121 Australia
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(Image - Extended Harvest (1988) by Matthew Greentree). Peter Neville (perc), Carl Rosman (cl), Danae O'Callaghan (pno), Rupert Guenther (guit). Works by Andrew Blyth, Brigit Burke, Warren Burt, Brendan Colbert, Howard Dillon, Eve Duncan, Helen Gifford, Joseph Giovinazzo, Peter Graham, Ross Hazeldine, Stan Link, Peter Myers, Thomas Reiner, and Peter Tahourdin.

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February 1998

Before the Stars Begin to Shine

22 February, 1998, 3:00 pm
Melbourne Rudolf Steiner School, 213 Wonga Rd
Warranwood, VIC 3134 Australia
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(Image - Before the Stars Begin to Shine (1998) by Siri Hayes). A concert of Australian and Asia-Pacific music. Danae O'Callaghan (pno.), Peter Neville (timp.), Julia Ryder (vlc.), Tom Hungerford Gerth (dance). Works by Helen Gifford, Wing Wah Chan, Denise Hurlford, Joseph Giovinazzo, James Anderson, Sunhee Cho, Eve Duncan, and Akira Kobayashi.

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Before the Stars Begin to Shine

15 February, 1998, 3:00 pm
Richmond Town Hall, 333 Bridge Road
Richmond, VIC 3121 Australia
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(Image - Before the Stars Begin to Shine (1998) by Siri Hayes). A concert of Australian and Asia-Pacific music. Danae O'Callaghan (pno.), Peter Neville (timp.), Julia Ryder (vlc.), Tom Hungerford Gerth (dance). Works by Helen Gifford, Wing Wah Chan, Denise Hurlford, Joseph Giovinazzo, James Anderson, Sunhee Cho, Eve Duncan, and Akira Kobayashi.

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December 1997

Elbow Room concert – Sub terrain

20 December, 1997, 5:00 pm
Sub terrain, 167 St Georges Rd
Fitzroy North, VIC 3068 Australia
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A concert of acoustic and electro-acoustic music. Works by Hazeldine, Suiter, Dreyfus, Selleck, Veltheim, Graham and Stravinsky.

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July 1997

Elbow Room concert – Budinskis Theatre

5 July, 1997, 5:00 pm
Budinskis Theatre, 103-105 Smith St
Fitzroy, VIC 3065 Australia
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A concert of acoustic and electro-acoustic music. Works by Burt, Duncan, Reiner, Ioannou, McKie, Suiter and Burke.

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