28 October 2020
CSO's Australian Mini-Series online
Co-curated by Matthew Hindson and the Canberra Symphony Orchestra's incoming artistic advisor Jessica Cottis, the CSO's Australian Miniseries sees 15 established and emerging Australian composers produce short works for solo instruments, for online premiere by CSO musicians. Of these, ten works are already available online.
Watch composer interviews, conducted by Cottis and Hindson, and watch and listen to works by Ross Edwards, Melody Eötvös, Elena Kats-Chernin, Ella Macens, Cyrus Meurant, Vincent Plush, Chloe Sinclair, Michael Sollis, Luke Styles. The next premiere, on 30 October. will be Chris Sainsbury's new work From the Deep for double bass (Max McBride).
The CSO's plans for 2021 have just been released, and they include an Australian chamber music series curated by Deborah Cheetham, featuring works by Brenda Gifford, Peggy Polias, Deborah Cheetham, Moya Henderson, Ella Macens, Paul Dean, Nat Bartsch, Leanne Bear, and Sally Greenaway. For details, see the CSO's online magazine. Australian music to be presented over 2021 also includes works by Kim Cunio, Leah Curtis, Nigel Westlake, Richard Meale, Elena Kats-Chernin and Holly Harrison.
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