Albums, Concerts and a Speech.

Lots of things going on... still working away on some galactic music for a project... in the meantime here is a quick update on things that have been going on. Penny Black (an independent feature film) had it's official premiere at the Arohanui Film Festival on Friday evening to a sold-out house! (Also Lapwing and [...]

Concerts, Albums and Scores

The end of last week got kind of manic with a range of projects reaching finishing points. - sending scores, parts, backing tracks and other performance details for the performers of a new multimedia chamber work "Flutter". - submitting full score and parts for a new orchestral piece "convoluted" for the NZSO SOUNZ Recordings in [...]

Sound and Light

On August 7th and 8th I am presenting a showcase concert of new multimedia work called "SOUND AND LIGHT" This performance will feature a number of premieres of new works I have composed throughout my time as the Mozart Fellow. Including: - Signature Asymmetry - for percussion and backing track. Performed by Robbie Craigie - Flare - an [...]

Recording in Nature

Still busily working away on various projects... a couple of experimental films, an album of instrumental music, an orchestral piece, a couple of multimedia/theatre pieces and anything else life throws my way! It is an exciting time - loving the creative work. On the past weekend I spent a lot of time out in the [...]

The first couple of weeks.

So, I am now into the second week as the Mozart Fellow. My time so far has been pretty hectic with tripping back up to Hamilton to be the celebrant at some weddings! But in amongst all that I have managed to wander around the university a little bit, met a bunch of the awesome [...]

Mozart Fellowship 2014

It has now been officially announced and I can share with everyone that I have been appointed the University of Otago Mozart Fellowship for 2014. You can read about it here: http://www.otago.ac.nz/news/news/otago053784.html This is such an exciting opportunity! Live in Dunedin for a year, have an office space at the uni, and get to focus completely [...]