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Edwin Carr
Edwin Carr MNZM (10 August 1926 – 27 March 2003) was a composer of classical music from New Zealand.
Composer
... Reports on the 2001 New Zealand, New Music festival, held in November 2001, in Scotland ... . Discusses the contemporary music performers and their performances. Includes photos. ...
... Reviews the New Zealand, New Music concerts held in Dunedin, New Zealand, to highlight works by ... New Zealand composers. Notes compositions by Douglas Lilburn, Jack Brody, Lyell Cresswell, Ross Harris ...
... Discusses the February 2001 reading workshop of New Zealand orchestral music. Explains that the ... New Zealand Music. Talks about the performances at the workshop. ... workshop was produced by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra in conjunction with SOUNZ, the center for ...
... The November 6, 2000 performance of the new Zealand String Quartet, with Michael Houstoun, is ... reviewed. The concert was held in Christchurch, New Zealand. ...
... The October 4, 2000 presentation of "Taaua-Spirit of the Land," performed by the New Zealand ... Symphony Orchestra, in Auckland, New Zealand, is reviewed. ...
... Reports on the 2001 New Zealand, New Music festival, held in November 2001, in Scotland ... . Discusses the performances of the New Zealander musicians. Includes photos. ...
... Interviews New Zealand clarinetist Frank Gurr, discussing his experiences in the New Zealand ... and development of the orchestra, experiences with conductors, and touring New Zealand with the ... group. Notes his role in forming the New Zealand Wind Quintet. ...
... taking place in mid-2000, which was sponsored by the Centre for New Zealand Music and the New ... William Dart writes about "Sonic Broom: New Zealand Composers Sweep the Floor," a three-day event ... Zealand Composers' Association. The occasion offered "...three days in which composers could get together ...
... The association between conductor Franz Paul Decker and New Zealand, or in particular, the New ... Zealand Symphony Orchestra, is examined. Decker, the NSZO's Conductor Laureate, will not be seen on the podium in 200. ...
Music in New Zealand
Helen Bowater
Helen Bowater (b. 16 Nov 1952) is a New Zealand composer. She was born in Wellington into a musical family, and studied piano and violin with Gwyneth Brown. In 1982 she graduated with a Bachelor of Music degree in music ...
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... Reviews recordings of contemporary New Zealand music by various performers, orchestras, and ... conductors, including: (1) the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra (NZSO) under Kenneth Young (Trust); (2 ...
... The recording "New Zealand Sonic Art 2000" (University of Waikato Digital Music Studios) is ... reviewed. The release features electroacoustic music performed by various New Zealand composers and ...
... Presents the addresses of two New Zealand composers from the August 2000, "Sonic Broom" conference ... . Explains that each composer was asked to address various aspects of life as a composer in New Zealand. Includes photos. ...
... Reviews the BEAT Gamelan Festival, held in Wellington, New Zealand from March 21-28, 1999, to ... celebrate 25 years of gamelan in New Zealand. Notes the organization of the festival week, with ... rehearsals, concerts, talks, and puppet theater. Considers the work of Joko Susilo and the history of gamelan in New Zealand. ...
... Composer Christopher Blake, who seeks to infuse his music with a New Zealand identity, is profiled ... Zealand music was taught in undergraduate courses and opportunities to hear live performances of New Zealand music were limited. ... . Blake received training at New Zealand's University of Canterbury in the early 1970s, when no New ...
... New Zealand has incorporated immigrants into its contemporary performing arts scene, creating a ... -century English colonial heritage. New Zealand is embracing its connection to the Pacific and Asia ... Zealand Ballet, New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, and Black Grace Dance Company. ...
... New Zealand, by Thomas (U of Canterbury, School of Music, 2000). ... Reviews a book that collects some of the key musical writings from the 1940s about the music of ...
... self-congratulatory air of the Festival directors, the fact remains that New Zealand music was not ... Michael Norris summarizes his experience at New Zealand Festival 2000 and concludes: "Despite the ... the St Andrews lunchtime concert series as a forum for the airing of new works and the opportunity to sample the best of our chamber musicians." ...