I have finally added a video section to this website. A small selection of videos from projects ranging from chamber orchestra, small jazz groups, big bands and footage from recording sessions can be found below
I was very happy to have been commissioned to compose a piece for James Sherlock and The Enthusiastic Musicians Orchestra for the opening of the 2018 Brisbane International Jazz Festival. My piece 'Between Places' can be viewed here.
On Monday May 21 many of Queensland's and Australia's finest Jazz musicians will play at the Brisbane Jazz Club for a benefit concert to show our support for the wonderful Lynette Irwin following her period of ill health. I'm very happy…
I am very excited to have received a MatchLab Grant through Creative Partnerships Australia which means that they will match every dollar of the $4000 that I am hoping to raise through the Australian Cultural Fund for this new project.
ArtsHub just published a very informative article on composition and functioning as a composer by Holly Harrison, Julian Yu and myself. I enjoyed reading this as everyone had quite different things to say.
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.
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…