8 February 2011
2011 Australia Day Honours: Roger Smalley and Lindsay Aked
© Bridget Elliot
The 2011 Australia Day Honours list recognises 15 Australians for their services to music. These include, among others, Emeritus Professor Roger Smalley (AM) for his service to the arts as a composer, concert pianist, educator, mentor for emerging musicians and an advocate for Australian and international new music; Lindsay Aked (1930-2010, OAM), for his service to music as a composer, educator, organist, and choirmaster; Virginia Braden (OAM), for services to arts administration; and Margaret Moore (OAM), for services to the arts through music education.
For a full list and more details, please see this pdf document.
Congratulations to all recipients!
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The Australian Music Centre connects people around the world to Australian composers and sound artists. By facilitating the performance, awareness and appreciation of music by these creative artists, it aims to increase their profile and the sustainability of their art form. Established in 1974, the AMC is now the leading provider of information, resources, materials and products relating to Australian new music.
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