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Random Audio Sample: Picnic at Hanging Rock suite (piano with live electronics) by Peggy Polias, from the CD Picnic at Hanging Rock
Articles by and about Zubin Kanga
2012 Art Music Awards - comments by judging panels by Australian Music Centre
The Art Music Awards gala event held at the Playhouse, Sydney Opera House, on Tuesday 3 April 2012, honoured winners across ten national categories and in seven state awards. The comments below reflect the difficult task the judging panel members faced when choosing first the finalists and finally the winners from a considerable number of high-quality works. See also: '2012 Art Music Awards - winners' (news article on Resonate 4 April 2012.)
Inside composer-performer collaboration by Zubin Kanga
Collaboration with composers takes up a large part of my work and life. The first email I receive each morning is, more often than not, from a composer, and most weeks I have at least one workshop on a current collaboration and meet at least one new composer keen on a future collaboration. Most of my solo, chamber and concerto programs over the past eight years have included collaborations with living composers and I’m currently engaged in collaborations with over thirty composers, creating works for many projects in the near future...
Pianist Zubin Kanga reports from London's Australia & New Zealand Festival of Literature and Arts. Music by seventeen Australian and New Zealand composers were performed as part of the festival program - including works by Brett Dean, Matthew Hindson, Miriam Hyde, Phillip Houghton, Peter Sculthorpe, Carl Vine and David Young. For more details, see the festival website.
Works commissioned by Zubin Kanga
Works commissioned and written for Zubin Kanga
CDs, Books and Kits featuring Zubin Kanga
Events featuring Zubin Kanga
World premieres given by Zubin Kanga
The Shape of the Earth (male voice with accompaniment) by Pierce Wilcox and Jack Symonds— 1 Sep 18 (Carriageworks, NSW)
The Day after Drowning : an echo on Satie’s Gnossienne No.1 by Damien Ricketson— 4 Oct 16 (WAAPA Music Auditorium, WA)
The Fourth Estate : for grand piano, 2 ebows, 2 a.m radios by Cat Hope— 8 May 15 (Melbourne Recital Centre, VIC)
frostbYte: Chalk Outline (piano with live electronics) by Daniel Blinkhorn— 8 May 15 (Melbourne Recital Centre, VIC)
Being and time II: Tabula rasa : for piano and dice by Rosalind Page— 11 Aug 12 (Salon - Melbourne Recital Centre, VIC)
The drumfire was incessant, and continued all night with unabated fury... : for solo piano by Andrew Harrison— 11 Aug 12 (Salon - Melbourne Recital Centre, VIC)
Entre bajos y alturas : (Between basses and heights) by Daniel Rojas— 22 Jul 11 (RR3, ANU School of Music, ACT)
Uncanny Valley : Variations and Theme for pianoforte by Nicholas Vines— 22 Jul 11 (RR3, ANU School of Music, ACT)
In that corner, in that very room : a piano suite after the Preludes of Chopin by Drew Crawford— 3 Dec 10 (John Painter Hall, Australian Institute of Music, Sydney)
Sonetos del amor oscuro : arranged for soprano and piano by Rosalind Page— 28 Jul 10 (Music Workshop, NSW)
Genji (the shining prince) and the koto player : for violin and piano by Diana Blom— 22 Oct 09 (Creative Explosion in the West, University of Western Sydney.)