Monthly Archives: February 2015
The Australian premiere of Mark Applebaum’s Composition Machine #1, a new solo piece co-commissioned by Speak Percussion. Speak will present multiple simultaneous performances of the work throughout the many spaces of the South Melbourne Town Hall by Emerging Artists, Co-Commissioners and Speak Artists. Composition Machine #1 explores a fixation on the score as an object of […]
The SEAP 2015 focussed on the Australian premiere of a newly commissioned work by Mark Applebaum (Associate Professor of Composition and Theory, Stanford University), and will be lead by the composer himself alongside Speak’s Artistic Director Eugene Ughetti. The 2015 Emerging Artist Program will also feature performances and contributions from some of Australia’s most innovative […]
Moving between two performance spaces, Speak Percussion herald the opening of the Metropolis New Music Festival with a program of world premieres. Between two parts there is an intermission of a hundred thousand years features new compositions by three of Australia’s finest young composers – Alex Garsden, Jeanette Olivia Little and Peter de Jager. Three contrasting […]
Apply now for the 2015 Speak Emerging Artist Program. This year’s program will feature one of America’s most exciting contemporary composers, Mark Applebaum (Associate Professor of Composition and Theory, Stanford University). Click here for more info.
We’re excited to announce our first ever Executive Producer, Michaela Coventry. Michaela is one of Australia’s finest arts administrators, and we’re honoured to have her join the team. She brings a wealth of experience to her role, including working as the Executive Producer of Lucy Guerin Inc, the General Manager of Megafun and in various roles […]