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Articles by and about Melissa Davey
A Forgotten History by Melissa Davey
In the 1960s two important things were taking place as far as experimental music is concerned. Technology, such as recording devices, were becoming more developed and more accessible to musicians allowing them to make copies of their work and have it played to wider audiences. In addition to this, people were traveling more and returning to Australia with abstract ideas and experimental recordings from places like America and Europe and musicians such as John Cage and Ornette Coleman...
John Addison and Seung-Eun Lee in Adelaide by Melissa Davey
The Adelaide Contemporary Music Festival (April 4-6 2008) was a celebration of new classical music from around the world. Comprising three individual concerts, as well as a unique composer forum, the festival featured new works from Australia, Europe and Asia, including compositions written in the 1950s and premieres by emerging and established Australian and international composers.