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Random Audio Sample: Mutant theatre : for solo dominos, balloon prepared mousetraps, percussion, toys and cheap electronics by Anthony Pateras, from the CD Mutant theatre
Articles by and about Vanessa Tomlinson
Ba Da Boom Percussion with Richard Haynes by Hannah Reardon-Smith
Richard Haynes’s performing visits to his hometown of Brisbane are rare but always exciting. For this concert, he teamed up with Clocked Out percussionist Vanessa Tomlinson and ten of her students to perform a series of contemporary Australian and international works.
Insight: 'Wake Up' by Clocked Out by Vanessa Tomlinson and Erik Griswold
'Insight' is Resonate's new series of features, in which the AMC's represented artists take a close look at some aspect of their own work - a tour, a collaboration, a project, an individual work of art. Erik Griswold and Vanessa Tomlinson give us the first insight into Clocked Out's current collaborative project Wake Up!.
Winners of the inaugural Art Music Awards announced by Australian Music Centre
Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA) and the Australian Music Centre (AMC) have announced the winners of the inaugural Art Music Awards, the only national event in Australia to acknowledge the enormous achievement and creative successes of Australian performers and composers in the genres of contemporary art music, jazz and experimental music.
The gala event held at the Sydney Theatre, Walsh Bay on Tuesday 3rd May 2011 honoured winners across nine national categories and seven State Awards, spanning performance, composition, outstanding contributions to Australian music by individuals and organisations, music education and regional music. An additional Award for Distinguished Services to Australian Music, as determined by the Board of Directors of APRA and the AMC, was also presented.
Australia Council Fellowships & Project Fellowships: Edwardes, Schaupp, Ford, Tomlinson... by Australian Music Centre
Percussionist and Ensemble Offspring artistic director Claire Edwardes has been awarded a two-year Fellowship by the Australia Council for the Arts, following a particularly competitive round of applications. Other new fellows are Karin Schaupp, Paul McDermott, and Matthew Robinson. Project Fellowships, intended for creative or developmental projects by mid-career and established artists, went to Chris Abrahams, Andrew Ford ...
The Piano Mill by Jocelyn Wolfe and Vanessa Tomlinson
'The Piano Mill' is a unique architectural structure in a forest on a remote property in southeast Queensland. It's a homage to the pianos and parlours of Outback Australia, and an outrageous mega-musical instrument. Created by architect Bruce Wolfe together with composer Erik Griswold and artistic director Vanessa Tomlinson (both from Clocked Out), The Piano Mill also explores the complexity of music performance in curious and wonderful ways.
Events featuring Vanessa Tomlinson
World premieres given by Vanessa Tomlinson
Gossamer wings : flute, clarinet, toy piano, percussion, violin & cello by Erik Griswold— 5 Oct 13 (Festival of Toy Music, Brisbane Powerhouse)
In patterns of shade : for flute (piccolo / alto flute), percussion, and prepared piano by Erik Griswold— 20 Jul 11 (Ian Hangar Recital Hall, Queensland Conservatorium, Brisbane)
After the kingfisher's wing : for flute/alto flute, Bb clarinet/bass clarinet, piano, percussion, violin and cello by Erik Griswold— 6 Oct 10 (Queensland Conservatorium, Brisbane)
Chamber suite from The children's Bach (quintets: clarinet, percussion, piano, violin, cello) by Andrew Schultz— 23 Oct 09 (Queensland Conservatorium Hall, Brisbane)