Archive for February, 2009

Ross Bolleter: Ten Days on the Island

Sunday, February 15th, 2009

Inspired by the “Ruined Piano Convergence” at the 2005 Totally Huge New Music Festival Tasmania’s Ten Days on the Island Festival has commissioned WA composer Ross Bolleter to undertake a new project for this year’s Festival. Ross has been scouring the apple isle for the past few months uncovering Ruined Pianos and their fascinating stories. Regional presentations as part of the Festival culminate in an exhibition and performances in Hobart 27th March - 5th May.

Details here

WAAPA MUSIC 2009 composer in residence EoI

Sunday, February 15th, 2009

WAAPA MUSIC is looking for a 2009 composer in residence. This is a position suited for composers of electronic or acoustic music who would like to benefit from the facilities at WAAPA. Being the Composer in residence does not offer financial reward but does offer the following:
- An office space and PC with suitable programs
- Access to all waapa labs and recording studios, library and online
facilities
- Opportunites to work with waapa performers and composers
- Collaborative opportunities with film, dance, theatre, electronic arts an
video games
- Opportunites to perform your works in the WAAPA concert programs.

Expressions of interest including a CV and statement about why you would like this opportunity are welcomed until Feb 23rd. Information on the composers at waapa are at http://www.waapacomposers.com

Contact Cat Hope, Head of composition and music technology
[email protected]

TURA: Club Zho 09

Sunday, February 15th, 2009

Zho 82 8 pm Tues 17th March
Club Zho moves to the Ellington Jazz Bar for 2009 for monthly events kicking off with a special concert by Jonathan Mustard - and performance celebrating the return to Perth of Mr Lindsay Vickery. 09 Series includes Anthony Pateras, Triad, Liquid Architecture artists, Axis 21, Meupe, What is Music Fest artists and more…

Check out Ellingtons at www.ellingtonjazz.com.au