March Static at Four Winds Festival2023 Performance
March Static is an immersive site-specific mobile work for massed musicians, that reframes the marching band phenomenon as a celebration of community gathering around peace, over representations of military might.
Call for Participants: March Static at Rising Festival!2023 Performance
Join Speak Percussion in the opening and closing works of their epic project Sonic Eclipse in this year’s RISING Festival at the Melbourne Recital Centre.
Filament at the Melbourne Recital Centre2023 Performance
Filament takes you beyond musical instruments to a sound world where any physical object in existence can be musicalised. Set in the Primrose Potter Salon of the Melbourne Recital Centre, Filament is a showcase of four powerful compositional voices from around the globe. Speak Percussion presents Australian premieres of works by Cathy Van Eck (NL), Marianthi Papalexandri-
Please join us for a post-concert panel discussion featuring leading thinkers and music makers to shed further light on the discipline of Post Instrumental Practice.
Polar Force at Sydney Festival2022 Performance
Immerse yourself in the sound of Antarctica. Polar Force evokes the beauty and infinite complexity of Antarctica through an immersive and multi-sensorial performance work presented in an inflatable performance space.
Speak Percussion UK/Australia Tour 20222022 Performance Tour
Speak Percussion tours two works to the United Kingdom in November 2022.
Systems of Control at the Wired Lab2022 Performance
Set amongst the sweet lanolin infused surrounds of the old Rosemount shed, Speak Percussion will activate the site through a participatory percussion event.
Taking shearing and the unique and weathered properties of the shed as both the site and sound for the work, this performance piece uses vibration, attack and repetitive percussive movements to conjure a sound harking from site-specific practices of percussionists and sheep shearers.
Scream Star2022 Performance
A triptych featuring leading compositional voices in the experimental and conceptual music world, responding to all-too-familiar tropes of the live music and visuals format.
“Scream Star is many things: absurd and funny, moving and creative, precise and demanding. It is, in short, seriously good music-making. It is performance art and theatre, and new music-making at its finest.” – Limelight
A clearing at Melbourne International Film Festival2022 Performance
The residual remains of erasure; almost imperceptible traces on the landscape and psyche.
Before Nightfall #15 – James Nguyen and Amias Hanley at Gertrude Contemporary2022 Performance
The 15th instalment of Before Nightfall.