This is a stub entry only — it provides links to other resources by and about Lyn Williams held in our catalogue.
Random Audio Sample: The mahogany ship : for SSA choir, string quartet and percussion by Michael Atherton, from the CD Shall we dream?
Articles by and about Lyn Williams
18 Dec 2009 A new direction for Gondwana Choirs by Lyn Williams
The Sydney Children’s Choir recently presented the world premiere of Ngailu – Boy of the Stars. This was the culmination of a two-year collaboration between the choir and communities in the Torres Strait. In my twentieth year with the choir, I can quite honestly say that it was a true highlight in our history. Far more than just a concert performance, the night was about sharing culture, building friendships and creating one dynamic performance ensemble which harnessed the joy and energy of children from both Sydney and the Torres Strait Islands...
7 Mar 2017 Australia Council Awards: Lyn Williams and Madeleine Flynn by Australian Music Centre
Conductor and Artistic Director of Gondwana Choirs Lyn Williams OAM has been awarded the prestigious Don Banks Music Award. Banks Award was announced today as one of eight Australia Council Awards acknowledging the significant contribution by artists in Australia. Also acknowledged this year is the work of sound artist Madeleine Flynn who receives her Award in the category of Emerging and Experimental Arts Award.
29 Jan 2019 2019 Australia Day honours: Elena Kats-Chernin, Lyn Williams, Jeanell Carrigan by Australian Music Centre
Composer Elena Kats-Chernin has been appointed Officer (AO) of the Order of Australia for her 'distinguished service to the performing arts, particularly to music, as an orchestral, operatic and chamber music composer'. Other artists recognised in this year's Australia Day honours list include conductor Lyn Williams from Gondwana Choirs and pianist, Dr Jeanell Carrigan...
Works by Lyn Williams
Lyn Williams is not an Australian Music Centre represented artist, however the following works can be found in our collection:
Uphill by Lyn Williams
New Gondwana by Lyn Williams and Stephen Leek
Ferry me across the water by Lyn Williams
Lilly Pilly Leonardo by Lyn Williams
Festive Alleluia by Lyn Williams
Children of Quietness by Lyn Williams
Dominion of Dreams by Lyn Williams
Works commissioned by Lyn Williams
Works commissioned and written for Lyn Williams
CDs, Books and Kits featuring Lyn Williams
Events featuring Lyn Williams
8 Sep 2019 NSW: Australian Baha'i Choral Festival
14 Jun 2018 NSW: Sydney Children's Choir: Eternal Voices
13 Oct 2017 QLD: Songs of My Country
10 Oct 2017 NSW: Songs of My Country
World premieres given by Lyn Williams
This is Our Home : Ngindaji ngarragî muwayi : for SSAA choir piano and percussion by Steve Hawke and Paul Stanhope— 28 Jun 17 (City Recital Hall, Sydney)
The bird king suite : three pieces for treble voices and piano after images of Shaun Tan by Dan Walker— 28 Oct 12 (Lazenby Hall, UNE, NSW)
Wolcum Yole! (treble choir with chamber orchestra) by Joseph Twist— 12 Dec 08 (Voices of Angels concert, Angel Place Recital Hall, Sydney)
Songs from Badtown : SA choir with piano : for juvenile performer(s) by Ian Munro— Jan 08 (National Choral School Sydney)
The flying dream : for narrator, treble voices and orchestra by Paul Stanhope, Paul Stanhope and Michael Leunig— 6 Jul 07 (Festival 500, St Johns, Newfoundland. Canada)
little tree (little) : for children's choir and small orchestra by Andrew Schultz— Nov 04 (Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House)
Fire in the heavens : for children's choir a cappella by Elliott Gyger— 25 Jan 03 (City Recital Hall, Angel Place, Sydney)
Ground zero : for treble voices (SSA double choir) a cappella by Paul Stanhope— 23 Jan 99 (St James Anglican Church, King St, Sydney)