AUSTRALIAN MADE

An exciting event that the Flinders Quartet hold annually is the Composer Development Program, a concert dedicated to playing the works of upcoming Australian composers. The concert featured the work of five Australian composers, all of which were written specifically for the event. The pieces were then workshopped with the quartet and composer Stuart Greenbaum […]

MIDI VS MUSIC

When composing music, the majority of us will either use MIDI sequences or musical notation to convey our ideas and the question must be asked; which is more effective? Is traditional notation here to stay or will MIDI programming become a new standard of notation. I believe the answer to this question is essentially both. […]

NATIONAL TREASURES

I had the pleasure of attending an incredible live performance at the Melbourne Recital Centre of National Treasures, an event that included a stunning mix of large, medium and small instrument ensembles from China. The show was part of the Chinese New Year Concert 2018: Treasures of a Nation, an inspiring and dazzling display of […]