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Southern Cross Soloists

This is a stub entry only — it provides links to other resources by and about Southern Cross Soloists held in our catalogue.

Random Audio Sample: Indigo invention, op. 83a : for violin and cello by Andrew Schultz, from the CD Deep blue and dirty

Articles by and about Southern Cross Soloists

4 Jun 2009 Southern Cross Soloists with Alexis Kenny by Sarah Collins

In this concert, the Australian premiere of Brett Dean’s Polysomnography was embedded within the heftiest possible cushioning – namely, three works of French late-romanticism. The evening opened with four songs from Fauré’s La Bonne Chanson (arranged by Paul Dean). Beautifully introduced and sung by soprano Margaret Schindler – attired in a stunning red toga – the songs did indeed present a type of tonal ambiguity which could be considered reasonably 'modern for Fauré, yet they were lushly offered within a swathe of velvety waves of piano arpeggiation...

28 Nov 2012 AMC now the one-stop shop for Melba, Tall Poppies, MOVE and Wirripang by Janine Marshman

Melba Recordings have recently released two new recordings of Australian music, Benaud Trio, featuring Australian piano trios, and a cycle of poems by Samuel Wagan Watson, with musical responses by Brisbane composers, Smoke Encrypted Whispers. Through a new partnership with Melba, these recordings and the entire Melba catalogue are now available to purchase through the Australian Music Centre.

World premieres given by Southern Cross Soloists

Secrets by Natalie Nicolas— 21 Feb 21 (QPAC Concert Hall, QLD)

Carnival of Chinese Animals (10+ players: brass, keyboard, string, woodwind) by Lyle Chan— 17 Feb 19 (QPAC Concert Hall, QLD)

Homage to Bernstein : chamber ensemble by Matthew Hindson— 22 Jul 18 (QPAC Concert Hall, QLD)

Resound : Above and beyond by Julian Day— 25 Feb 18 (QPAC Concert Hall, QLD)

Entr'Acte I/II : bass clarinet solo by Christopher Tonkin— 9 May 17 (Salon - Melbourne Recital Centre, VIC)

Don't forget your music! (septets: flute, clarinet, piano, 2 violins, viola, cello) by Sally Greenaway— 12 Aug 16 (Bangalow Music Festival, Bangalow NSW)

Vocalise by Mark Isaacs— 15 Jun 14 (QPAC Concert Hall, QLD)

Tone poem : orchestra by Brett Dean— 18 Aug 13 (A&I Hall, Bangalow, NSW)

Chamber concerto No.2 : for violin, guitar, harp and ensemble by Stuart Greenbaum— 13 Aug 11 (Bangalow Festival, A&I Hall, Bangalow NSW)

All those ways of leaving : for soprano, wind quartet and piano by Stuart Greenbaum— 29 Nov 09 (Auditorium 1, State Library of Queensland, Brisbane)

Song of city ghosts : for oboe, bass clarinet in Bb, horn in F, bassoon and piano by Lisa Cheney— 30 Nov 08 (State Library of Queensland, Brisbane)

Snapshots : mezzo-soprano voice with chamber ensemble by Betty Beath— Nov 08 (State Library of Queensland, Brisbane)

Old tribal woman (quintets: oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, piano) by Michael Knopf— Nov 08 (Queensland State Library, Brisbane)

Prophecy songs : for voice and ensemble by James Ledger— 22 Oct 08 (Conservatorium Theatre, Queensland Conservatorium, Griffith University, Brisbane)

Lines drawn from silence, op. 55a : for soprano, violin, oboe, clarinet, horn, bassoon and piano by Andrew Schultz— 24 Oct 07 (Queensland Conservatorium Theatre, Brisbane)

Mondrian interiors : for solo harp, oboe, clarinet, horn, bassoon and piano by Stuart Greenbaum— 16 May 07 (Conservatorium Theatre, Southbank, Brisbane)

Towards the psalms : for voice and ensemble by Betty Beath— 30 Sep 04 (Customs House, Brisbane)

Abandoned drive-in (quintets: oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, piano) by James Ledger— 27 Oct 02 (Conservatorium of Music, Brisbane)

Air : for oboe and clarinet by Paul Stanhope— 18 Oct 01 (Queensland Conservatorium Theatre)

Ragtime remembered : for quintet by Mary Mageau— 6 Apr 01 (Ian Hanger Recital Hall, Queensland Conservatorium, South Bank, Brisbane)

Impulse : wind quintet by Caroline Szeto— 20 Oct 00 (St. Andrew's Uniting Church, Brisbane)

Songs for the Shadowland : for soprano, wind quartet and piano by Paul Stanhope— 18 Jul 99 (Queensland Art Gallery)

Dawn interlude : solo horn in F by Paul Stanhope— Jun 99 (Queensland Biennial Festival of Music)

Breathtaking : cantata for mezzo-soprano, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn and piano by Gordon Kerry— 9 May 99 (Queensland Conservatorium Theatre, Brisbane)