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Random Audio Sample: giving voice : for mezzo-soprano and ensemble (or piano) by Elliott Gyger, from the CD From the hungry waiting country
Articles by and about Geoffrey Gartner
28 Aug 2009 Solo Perspective concerts 1&2 by Geoffrey Gartner
The recent Solo Perspective concerts, presented by the New Music Network, gave six Australian soloists the opportunity to strut their stuff in front of appreciative audiences in the Recital Hall East at the Sydney Conservatorium in two Sunday recitals. Each concert took the form of a triple bill and juxtaposed an eclectic range of instruments and musical styles...
11 Sep 2009 Panoptique Electrical by Geoffrey Gartner
Jason Sweeney, the brains behind Panoptique Electrical, has spent August on the road promoting the release of his album Yes to Fear, Yes to Desire.
9 Oct 2009 Australia Ensemble 30 years by Geoffrey Gartner
The Australia Ensemble recently celebrated its 30th birthday – and the 60th of the University of NSW – with a sensational concert, once again proving its status as our country’s foremost chamber ensemble. The program showcased different combinations of the core ensemble – clarinet, flute, piano and four strings – in a program of piquant contemporary morsels balanced with the beefsteak of middle-period Beethoven, in this case, the second of the three great Razumovsky String Quartets, played by the Goldner String Quartet.
10 Dec 2009 Rosemary Joy - System Building by Geoffrey Gartner
With the production of Rosemary Joy’s System Building, the wonderfully protean entity that is Aphids has re-affirmed its position as a leading light in new and thought-provoking art. System Buildingis a marvellous installation, starring percussionists Diego Espinosa and Eugene Ughetti. It was created for performance in four specific venues, in Berlin, Groningen in the Netherlands, Melbourne and Sydney. After recent performances in the Salon of the Melbourne Recital Centre it has finally made its way to Sydney for one evening of sold-out shows at Carriageworks. Shows, plural? Yes, each performance is only fifteen minutes long...
Works commissioned by Geoffrey Gartner
Works commissioned and written for Geoffrey Gartner
Events featuring Geoffrey Gartner
12 Nov 2020 : Halcyon: Holding Light
31 Jul 2018 NSW: A Whole Lot of Shaking
13 May 2017 NSW: Bach and Beyond: DARTing the Musical Cosmos
11 May 2017 NSW: Bach and Beyond: DARTing the Musical Cosmos
World premieres given by Geoffrey Gartner
Being and time III: Paradiso : for cello and dice by Rosalind Page— 8 May 15 (Barbara Blackman Lecture, Canberra International Music Festival, James O Fairfax Theatre, Australian National Gallery of Art, ACT)
See, the prismatic colors glisten : for soprano, mezzo-soprano, clarinet, cello and percussion by John Peterson— 15 Mar 14 (Music Workshop,Sydney Conservatorium of Music, NSW)
I lost a world the other day : for mezzo-soprano and cello by Moya Henderson— 15 Mar 14 (Music Workshop, Sydney Concervatorium of Music, NSW)
Ex Nihilo Omnia Fit (duos: soprano, mezzo-soprano with chamber ensemble) by Andrew Batt-Rawden— 27 Nov 09 (St Ives Uniting Church, NSW)
Beginnings : for soprano, vibraphone, and string quartet by Anthony Lyons— 27 Nov 09 (St. Ives Uniting Church, Sydney)
Impermanence, in memory of Karlheinz Stockhausen : shakuhachi and string quartet by James Cuddeford— 2008 (World Shakuhachi Congress, Verbrugghen Hall, Sydney Conservatorium of Music)
To Remain in Change : for piccolo flute/flute/alto flute/bass flute and violoncello by Dominik Karski— 26 Jan 06 (San Diego, USA)
Extrema : a Galilean Sarabande for amplified cello, Chinese gong and tape by Rosalind Page— 4 Mar 01 (Bangarra Dance Theatre, Sydney)