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Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra

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Random Audio Sample: Concerto for two pianos and strings (piano with string orchestra) by Malcolm Williamson, from the CD complete piano concertos

World premieres given by Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra

Ruler of the Hive : orchestra by Melody Eötvös— 4 Aug 18 (Federation Concert Hall, Hobart, TAS)

Spirals : for clarinet, bassoon and chamber orchestra by Maria Grenfell— 25 Jun 17 (Federation Concert Hall, Hobart, TAS)

The Saqqara Bird : for symphony orchestra by Melody Eötvös— 5 Aug 16 (Federation Concert Hall TAS)

Tarraleah : chamber orchestra by Maria Grenfell— 6 Nov 14 (Burnie Arts Centre, Tasmania)

Resonance : full orchestra by Matthew Hindson— 16 Aug 14 (Mona, Hobart)

The persistence of memory : elegy for oboe and string orchestra by Graeme Koehne— 8 Aug 14 (Federation Concert Hall, Hobart)

Sonata : orchestra by Julian Yu— 10 Apr 14 (Princess Theatre, Launceston, TAS)

Impromptu, after Schubert : orchestra by Richard Mills— 21 Mar 14 (Federation Concert Hall, Hobart, TAS)

City lights, a mile up : for orchestra by Stuart Greenbaum— 7 Dec 13 (Federation Concert Hall, Hobart)

The stars above us all : fo orchestra by Matthew Hindson— 7 Dec 13 (Federation Concert Hall, Hobart, Tasmania)

The Magic Island : for orchestra by Paul Stanhope— 5 Dec 13 (Federation Concert Hall, Hobart)

Peace, op. 93 : for orchestra by Andrew Schultz— 16 Aug 13 (Federation Concert Hall, Hobart, Tasmania)

Notturno con spirito : for orchestra by Paul-Antoni Bonetti— 27 Sep 12 (Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra Studios)

Blitz (full orchestra with pre-recorded sound) by Andrew Ford— 18 Aug 12 (Federation Concert Hall, Hobart, TAS)

Full moon dances : concerto for alto saxophone and orchestra by Ross Edwards— 21 Jun 12 (Princess Theatre, Launceston, TAS)

Obsidian Light : full orchestra by Elena Kats-Chernin— 11 Aug 11 (Federation Concert Hall, Hobart, TAS)

The ice barrier : for baritone solo and orchestra by Scott McIntyre— 29 Jul 11 (Performed as part of the Tasmanian Orchestral Composer's School, Hobart)

A moon falls and is gone : for orchestra by Kevin March— 13 Aug 10 (Federation Concert Hall, Hobart)

Neon : orchestra by James Ledger— 22 Apr 10 (Burnie Town Hall, Tasmania)

Moonless night : song cycle for solo soprano and orchestra by Lorenzo Alvaro— 2010

Spring In the small town : for solo soprano and orchestra by Lorenzo Alvaro— 2010 (Hobart, Tasmania)

crux : for orchestra by James Wade— 25 Jun 09

Passion according to St Mark (full orchestra with choir) by Richard Mills— 4 Apr 09 (Federation Concert Hall, Hobart, TAS)

Once upon a time, op. 70 : for reduced orchestra by Andrew Schultz— Dec 08 (Federation Concert Hall, Hobart, Tasmania)

Alla guitarra : for orchestra by Paul-Antoni Bonetti— 21 Aug 08 (Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra Studios)

Attic Tragedy : for orchestra by Melody Eötvös— 2008 (TSO Composers School, Hobart)

Endling, op. 72 : for orchestra by Andrew Schultz— 14 Nov 07 (Federation Concert Hall, Hobart)

Oriental rain : for orchestra by Julian Yu— 27 Jul 07 (Federation Concert Hall)

At every moment, I am dying : for orchestra by James Wade— 16 Sep 06 (TSO Studio, Hobart)

Tivoli dances : full orchestra by Graeme Koehne— 16 Jun 06

O Traurigkeit : cello concerto by Ian Munro— 10 May 06 (Federation Concert Hall, Hobart)

Blue rags : for orchestra by Ian Munro— 18 Apr 05 (Ten Days on the Island Festival, Hobart, Tasmania)

Bénédiction d'un conquérant : for symphony orchestra by Andrián Pertout— 2 Dec 04 (Federation Concert Hall, Hobart, Tasmania)

River mountain sky : full orchestra by Maria Grenfell— 27 Nov 04 (Federation Concert Hall, Hobart)

Mythic : full orchestra by Elena Kats-Chernin— 12 Aug 04

L'assaut sur la raison : for symphony orchestra by Andrián Pertout— 18 Dec 03 (TSO Studio, Federation Concert Hall, Hobart, Tasmania)

Maracatú : for orchestra by Gerard Brophy— 20 Nov 03 (Princess Theatre, Launceston, Tasmania)

Kindled skies : for soprano and orchestra by Gordon Kerry— (Federation Concert Hall, Hobart)

L'arte di volare : string orchestra by Raffæle Marcellino— 7 May 02 (Federation Concert Hall, Hobart)

I've got wind : a primary school play for two performers and wind ensemble by Maria Grenfell— 6 May 02 (Hobart College Theatre)

Splintered rose : for orchestra. by Jane Stanley— 12 Oct 01 (Tasmanian Conservatorium of Music, Hobart)

Copernicus : orchestra by Kate Neal— 2001

Enneagram for Orchestra : for orchestra by John Bostock— 14 Jul 00 (ABC Odeon, Hobart)

An Orientalist in Palestine : full orchestra by Katia Tiutiunnik— 14 Jul 00 ( ABC Odeon, Hobart)

Promiscuous : full orchestra by Mark Zadro— 14 Jul 00 (ABC Odeon, Hobart)

White ghost dancing : for orchestra by Ross Edwards— 5 Jul 00 (Odeon Theatre, Hobart)

Heaven is closed : for orchestra by Elena Kats-Chernin— 13 Mar 00 (Adelaide Festival Theatre)

Slowdive : full orchestra by Matthew Tonks— 13 Oct 99 (Australian Composers' Orchestral Forum (ACOF), ABC Odeon, Hobart)

Air man : full orchestra by James Ledger— 13 Oct 99 (ABC Odeon, Hobart)

Southern ocean : for choir and orchestra by Andrew Schultz— 17 Jul 99 (City Hall, Hobart.)

Five days old : for SATB choir and orchestra by Christopher Willcock— 12 Dec 98 (ABC Odeon, Hobart)

Port Kembla : for orchestra by John Peterson— 13 Nov 98 (Australian Composers Orchestral Forum, Odeon Theatre, Hobart)

Soundscapes and omens : for orchestra by Johanna Selleck— 13 Nov 98 (Australian Composers Orchestral Forum, Odeon Theatre, Hobart)

The Brave circus : full orchestra by Kate Neal— 13 Nov 98 (Australian Composers Orchestral Forum, Odeon Theatre, Hobart)

Symphonic overture : full orchestra by Brian Chatpo Koo— 25 Jun 98

Go! : for orchestra by Andrée Greenwell— 25 Jun 98

Crossbow : string concerto for orchestra by Elliott Gyger— 24 Apr 98 (Stanley Burbury Theatre, University of Tasmania)

Aphrodite : for orchestra by Dominik Karski— 16 Oct 97 (ABC Odeon, Hobart, as part of Australian Composers Orchestral Forum)

Stars sounding : full orchestra by Paul Stanhope— 6 Dec 96 (Performed as part of the Australian Composers Orchestral Forum (ACOF), Hobart.)

Port Arthur, In memoriam : for chamber orchestra by Peter Sculthorpe— 24 Jun 96 (Ballroom, Government House, Hobart, Tasmania)

Sinfonia passacaglissima, Op.35 : for orchestra (1995) by Julian Yu— 20 Sep 95 (Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House)

Trombone concerto (trombone with full orchestra) by Richard Vella— 15 Sep 95

Asmaradana : full orchestra by Betty Beath— 18 Jun 94 (Jakarta, Java)

Arclight : full orchestra by Elliott Gyger— 1 Sep 90 (Odeon Theatre, Hobart)

Great ornamented fuga canonica : for orchestra by Julian Yu— 21 Sep 88 (Hobart)

Night interiors : for orchestra by Mark Grandison— 9 Sep 88 (Odeon theatre, Hobart)

Wildbird dreaming : full orchestra by Brian Howard— 18 Jun 88 (Odeon Theatre, Hobart)

Contrasts : full orchestra by Mark Grandison— 1987 (Odeon Theatre, Hobart)

Concerto for violin and orchestra, op.162 (violin with full orchestra) by James Penberthy— 1979

There is an island : a cantata for children's choir and orchestra by Clive Sansom and Don Kay— 1 Jul 77 (Odeon Theatre, Hobart)

Mysterium cosmographicum : concerto for violin, orchestra and female voices (ad lib) by Larry Sitsky— 28 Mar 74 (Odeon Theatre, Hobart)

Music for Bali : for strings and percussion by Peter Sculthorpe— 2 May 68

Fanfare : 2 trumpets, 2 trombones and strings by Jennifer Fowler— May 68 (ABC Tasmania)

Prelude for orchestra : Homage to Igor Stravinsky by Larry Sitsky— 1968 (Hobart)

Fall of the House of Usher : opera by Gwen Harwood and Larry Sitsky— 19 Aug 65 (Theatre Royal, Hobart)

Analysis & Media

- Article: Sound of music for Sunday's silent stars

- Article: Elena's music is all remarkably composed

- Video: Endling (excerpt 1) by Andrew Schultz

- Video: Endling (excerpt 2 - from middle) by Andrew Schultz