7 December, 6pm

Falling By Degrees (2009)
for violin and piano
Duo Sol

The Salon
Melbourne Recital Centre

4 October, 6:30pm

What the Sirens Sang (2007)
for SSA choir and piano
Tokyo Trouvere & N.F Ladies Singers, Fujio Furuhashi (cond.)

Hokutopia Sakura Hall, Tokyo, Japan

Asian Music Festival, 2010
presented by the Asian Composers League and the Japan Federation of Composers

1–3 October

The Parrot Factory (2010)
A new children's opera
commissioned by Frederick & Mary Davidson

Victorian Opera
Richard Gill, conductor
Merlyn Theatre, CUB Malthouse

The old widow Fossett - the richest woman in the world - has died, leaving behind a hidden treasure!
Four Fossett parrots, which hold the secret of the hidden treasure, have disappeared. Can Elizabeth find her precious Cherubino (one of the missing parrots) with the assistance of Filbert, a private detective, or will the treasure, and Cherubino, be lost forever?
Victorian Opera's brand new Australian commission for children is a collaboration between composer Stuart Greenbaum and poet Ross Baglin, to be performed by Company X, the Primary and Secondary branch of Victorian Youth Opera.

Approximately 1 hour with no interval
Sung in English

Performance Dates:
1 October 6.30pm
2 October 4.00pm and 6.30pm
3 October 1.30pm and 4.00pm

17 September, 12:30pm

Cloud Eight (2000)

Gerard McChrystal (alto saxophone)
Craig Ogden (guitar)

The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, UK

7 May, 8pm

The Year without a Summer (2009)
for piano trio

Eugene Goosens Hall
ABC Centre Ultimo, Sydney

18 April – 21 May

The Year without a Summer (2009)
for piano trio

Commissioned by NZTrio as part of the 2009–2010 Trans–Tasman Composer Exchange Program adminstered by the AMC and SOUNZ, and supported by the Music Board of the Australia Council for the Arts.

Chamber Music New Zealand Tour Dates:
18/04/10, Hamilton (NZ), Academy of Performing Arts
20/04/10, Auckland (NZ), Auckland Town Hall
21/04/10, Manawatu (NZ), The Regent on Broadway
22/04/10, New Plymouth (NZ), Theatre Royal
24/04/10, Wellington (NZ), Wellington Town Hall
26/04/10, Hawkes Bay (NZ), The Century Theatre Napier
27/04/10, Christchurch (NZ), James Hay Theatre
01/05/10, Southland (NZ), Invercargill Civic Theatre
03/05/10, Nelson (NZ), Nelson School of Music
04/05/10, Dunedin (NZ), Dunedin Town Hall