Wow, so extremely honoured to be a finalist for an @apraamcos…

Wow, so extremely honoured to be a finalist for an @apraamcos Art Music Award this year with such esteemed company of amazing composers. Thank you APRA, @samallchurch & @sydneychamberchoir for bringing my Australian Song Cycle to the world and as we sing our Australian stories together

Posted @withregram • @apraamcos We’re thrilled to announce the finalists for the 2022 Art Music Awards – Work of the Year – Choral:

Title: A Gathering
Composer: Anne Cawrse
Text: Anne Cawrse and Paul Hetherington
Performer: Adelaide Chamber Singers

Title: An Australian Song Cycle
Composer: Joseph Twist
Text: Henry Lawson, Michael Leunig, Les Murray, Oodgeroo Noonuccal, A.B. Patterson, Peter Skrzynecki, Jack Twist, Judith Wright
Performer: Sydney Chamber Choir, Jem Harding, piano, Anthea Cottee, cello, and Sam Allchurch, conductor

Title: Pandemic, mvt.6 of “Shadow and Hope – Cantata from Six Continents in the Age of Pandemic”
Composer: Brenton Broadstock
Performer: Quartet Berlin-Tokyo, Theodor Schüz Ensemble, and Philipp Amelung, artistic director

Title: Requiem
Composer: Paul Stanhope
Performer: Sydney Chamber Choir