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Finalist in the 2018 Queensland Music Awards

I'm happy to have a new piece from an upcoming release nominated as a finalist for the Queensland Music Awards. Ripple was written for the Berardi/Foran/Karlen trio for our recording last year with the awesome vibraphone player Pascal Schumacher from Luxembourg.

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Performance at the Brisbane Jazz Club, April 12

I am looking forward to performing with my quartet at the Brisbane Jazz Club. We will be playing new original compositions and alongside arrangements of Mahler and Ornette Coleman. Please come along if you can, it should be a fun…

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Radio feature on A Jazz Hour on Fine Music FM

It was a pleasure speaking with Barry O'Sullivan as part of Jazz Hour on Fine Music FM last week.

We spoke about my current Residency at the Peggy Glanville-Hicks House and played and discussed music from four of my earlier albums.

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Performance at Jazzlab in Melbourne, March 2, 2018

I am looking forward to performing at the Jazzlab in Melbourne with Kristin Berardi and Sean Foran. These are two of my favourite musicians and we will be using lots of new fun effects and pedals together! 

We will…

Prelude Composer Residency at the Peggy Glanville-Hicks House

I am so incredible excited and honoured to have received the 2018 Prelude Composer Residency at the Peggy Glanville-Hicks House in Sydney where I will be for the next 12 months. So many amazing people have lived here and created…

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Premier of my new music by Ensemble Trivium, December 3

The exciting Ensemble Trivium have a very creative project which has commissioned many of Brisbane's most interesting composers to write a work for them.  I feel very happy to be one of the composers and will have a new work for…

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Awarded the Prelude Peggy Glanville-Hicks Residency!!!

I'm incredibly excited to be have been awarded the Prelude Peggy Glanville-Hicks Residency. This is an amazing opportunity to live in a beautiful house in Sydney that was owned by the Peggy Glanville-Hicks to focus on composition for one year! 

I am…

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Performance at QPAC with the QYO Big Band, October 28 

For the Annual Finale Concert at QPAC I conducted the QLD Youth Orchestra Big Band in the beautiful QPAC Concert Hall. It was a special evening performing to a well attended Concert Hall and it was lovely hearing the ensemble…