Paul Lowin Prizes 2016 – The Shortlist

Paul Lowin Prizes 2016 – The Shortlist

Six new Australian compositions have been announced as finalists for the 2016 Paul Lowin Prizes. Shortlisted for the Orchestral Prize of $25,000 are James Ledger for Golden years, a 2013 composition for violin and orchestra, Cathy Milliken’s Earth Plays, written in 2015 for mezzo-soprano and orchestra and Lachlan Skipworth for his Concerto for clarinet and orchestra written in 2014. Shortlisted…

Kingfisher – Songs For Halcyon: A Gift For The Present, A Legacy For The Future

Kingfisher – Songs For Halcyon: A Gift For The Present, A Legacy For The Future

The recording, Kingfisher  – Songs for Halcyon is now available on the Tall Poppies label. Below is our review of a concert performance of some of the songs from the recording from April 2014 Celebrating a decade and a half of innovative music making and professional collaboration in 2014, Halcyon presented an evening of song Kingfisher …