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BEAMS AND WAVES (2018)

6 mins

for string orchestra

commissioned by Camerata: Queensland’s Chamber Orchestra

A work based on the architecture of the Tree of Knowledge memorial in Barcaldine, Queensland. Beams and Waves explores different visual perspectives of the memorial and renders them as sonic structures with jutting themes and rhythmic grooves. Expressive melodies recall the branches of the tree, stretching out amongst the wooden blocks.

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REINVENTION (2017)

4 mins

1.1.1.1 - 1.1.1.0 - perc(1) - strings (min 2.2.2.1.1)

An energetic theme is shattered into its fragments, which are repeated, toyed with, chopped up and welded into a brand new theme. Premiered and recorded by the Perth Symphony Orchestra (2017).

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THE VALLEY OF THE BLACK PIG (2017)

for SATB choir

text from William Butler Yeats’ The Valley of the Black Pig’

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LAY FALLOW (arr. 2016)

for SATB choir

Michael Kennedy’s Lay Fallow, originally arranged for Woodford Folk Festival’s Fire Event 2015-16.

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INTERJECTIONS (2016)

3 mins

3.3.3.3 - 4.3.3.1 - perc(2) - strings

A groove is built up by a set of instruments, while other parts layer and interject to disrupt it.

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CITY VOCALISE (2015)

6 mins

for solo soprano and soundscape

written for and performed by Amber Evans - Soprano

City Vocalise explores Australian bird calls, traffic noises and other outdoor sounds found in Brisbane, Queensland, imitatively weaving the soprano into its texture.

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Words That Turn Into Other Words (2015)

for SSATB choir

You hear some words, and they turn into other words.

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O' ATTIC SHAPE (2015)

for SATB choir

A short chorale; based on text from John Keats' Ode to a Grecian Urn.

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ONE TWO THREE FOUR FIVE SIX SEVEN EIGHT NINE TEN (2015)

for SATB choir

An atonal work based on overlapping 'fractals' of chords, developing throughout ten sections.

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