Latest News

What's been happening recently, and what's coming up.


Australian Stories - Adelaide Wind Orchestra '19

Performance of Two Brave Apples in Winter as part of the Australian Stories program with the Adelaide Wind Orchestra, Adelaide AUS.

23 november '19

Ruler of the Hive - Queensland Conservatorium of Music '19

Queensland Premiere of Ruler of the Hive by the Queensland Conservatorium of Music (Alma Mater) Brisbane, AUS.

18 october '19

Composer in Residence Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music '19

Composer in Residence and performance of The Saqqara Bird at the Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music, with the Cabrillo Symphony Orchestra. Santa Cruz CA, USA.

2 august '19

The Saqqara Bird in Mexico - Festival de Mayo '19

Performance of The Saqqara Bird at the Festival De Mayo with the Jalisco Philharmonic Orchestra, Mexico City.

31 may '19

Tardigradus and Tim Munroe '19

Performance of Tardigradus at the stunning new Melbourne Conservatorium of Music building in Southbank, Melbourne. Performed by Tim Munroe.

28 may '19

Melbourne Metropolis Festival - Six Degrees Ensemble '19

Performance of Wild October Jones at the Melbourne Recital Centre, as part of the Melbourne Metropolis Festival 2019. Melbourne AUS.

4 may '19

Inventi Ensemble world premiere '19

New Commission for Inventi Ensemble as part of the Music Always tour. World Premiere of Street of the Four Winds, at the Melbourne Recital Centre.

28 march '19

Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra August '18

World premiere of Ruler of the Hive by the TSO, Conducted by Marko Letonja.

4 august '18

Ensmeble Offspring perform Leafcutter July '18

Performance of Leafcutter by Ensemble Offspring As part of their Birdsong at Dusk program. 31 July 7.30pm Delmar Gallery, Sydney AUS.

31 july '18

CutCommon EXPOSED! feature June '18

Interview with Stephanie Eslake in advance of the world premiere of Ruler of the Hive with the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra.

19 june '18

Bernadette Harvey Piano Sonata Premiere November'17

Commission of new Piano Sonata The Demoiselle D'Ys. To be premiered in Verbrugghen Hall, Sydney Conservatorium of Music, Sydney, Australia.

11 november '17

Inventi Ensemble House of the Beehives Performance October '17

Performance of House of the Beehives. To be performed at the Melbourne Recital Centre, Melbourne, Australia.

2 october '17

Ensemble Offspring Hatched Academy Concert Sept'17

Performance of Leafcutter. To be performed at Red Rattler, Marrickville. NSW, Australia.

27 september '17

Inventi Ensemble Commission Premiere July '17

Commission of new chamber ensemble pieceOctober in the Chair. To be premiered at the Melbourne Recital Centre, Melbourne, Australia.

3 july '17

Australian Youth Orchestra Commission July '17

Commission of new work for 15 players, electronics, and video. To be premiered in Sydney, Australia.

july '17

Circling The Waves Project, Michi Theurer. England, June 30th.

Performance of Chrysalis and The Stone at the Virginia Woolf Conference in Reading, England.

june '17

Civic Orchestra of Chicago, May '17

Performance of The King in Yellow. Buntrock Hall, Symphony Center Chicago.

28 may '17

Sentieri Selvaggi, May '17

Performance of The Aquatics Guide to Swimming. 2017 season La rosa dei Venti. The concert will take place in Teatro Elfo Puccini, Milan.

15 may '17

Guy Yehuda, CD Release May '17

Recording of The Three Alcids by Guy Yehuda. CD Recording release.

may '17

RED NOTE New Music Festival

The Saqqara Bird, winner of the RED NOTE Orchestral Composition Competition 2017. Performance by the ISU Symphony Orchestra (conducted by Dr. Glenn Block). Center for the Performing Arts, Illinois State University, Normal IL.

26 march '17

The Waves Collaboration

New work for solo violin, commissioned by Michi Theurer. Based on Virginia Wolf's The Waves. The Dairy Center, Boulder CO.

13 march '17

Left Coast Chamber Ensemble Feb '17

San Francisco performance of House of the Beehives. Winner of 2016 Left Coast Chamber Ensemble Composition Prize. Link to site.

4-6 february '17

NEXTET (UNLV) presents Shoulderpieces

University of Nevada Las Vegas's new-music series (NEXTET) presents Shoulderpieces at the Lee and Thomas Beam Music Center.

8 december '16

40 under 40 Launch

Commission supported by John Garren for Synergy Percussion. Launch and Premiere of After the Zooids for Percussion Quartet. Yellow House Gallery, Potts Point, NSW.

7 december '16

Synergy + VOX Collaboration

Commission for Choir and Percussion Quartet. Based on James De Mille's A Strange Manuscript Found in a Copper Cylinder.

11-13 november '16

Chou's Annual Commission Award

World premiere of commissioned work, Sericulture for Piano Trio. Soochow University China.

26 october '16

Working with the TSO

World Premiere of The Saqqara Bird in Hobart, Tasmania by the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra.

5 august '16