Grants Database

  • Practice Area: Performing Arts
  • Amount: $8,791
  • Project State: VIC
  • Year Granted: 2019

Benjamin Noble

To undertake three terms of a Masters of Contemporary and Classical Text (Acting) at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

  • Practice Area: Visual Arts
  • Amount: $7,000
  • Project State: VIC
  • Year Granted: 2019

Kym Maxwell

To undertake a multi-disciplinary artist residency and structured mentorship with independent artist and educator Jordi Ferreiro of MACBA Museum of Contemporary Art Barcelona and Institute Moisés Broggi, Barcelona, Spain

  • Practice Area: Literature
  • Amount: $7,000
  • Project State: VIC
  • Year Granted: 2019

Bryce Wolfgang Joiner

To undertake a private mentorship with screenwriter, Andrei Kureichik, in Minsk, Belarus

  • Practice Area: Music Commission
  • Amount: $80,000
  • Project State: International
  • Year Granted: 2008

Liza Lim

1. Pearl, Ochre, Hairstring (25 min) for orchestra, Bayerischer Rundfunk Orchestra Commission to be performed 2009/2010 season, Herkulesaal der Residenz, Munich. 2. Ochred string (14 minutes) for oboe, violin, viola, cello, soloists of the Bayerischer Rundfunk Orchestra, premiere January 2008, Munich as part of Musica Viva chamber music series
3. The Fours Seasons (after Cy Twombly) 40 mins for solo piano (all in 4 parts 8', 12', 5' 15') Marilyn Nonken Premiere:2009, Menil Collection Gallery (Houston, USA).

  • Program Area: Arts Commissions
  • Amount: $80,000
  • Project State: VIC
  • Year Granted: 2010

Gordon Kerry

The composition of 4 new works for the Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Sydney Chamber Choir, Bendigo Symphony Orchestra, and the completion of the full score of a new opera for Victorian Opera.
1. Symphonic Work: Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Proposed Performance: Sydney Opera House Concert Hall, 2011.
2. Flute Concerto: Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Proposed Performance: Queen's Hall, Edinburgh in 2011/2012.
3. New work for Men's voices and harp: Sydney Chamber Choir, Proposed Performance: Independent Theatre, North Sydney & Riverside Theatre, Parramatta, December 2010
4. New Concert Overture: Bendigo Symphony Orchestra, Proposed Performance: Bendigo, Palm Sunday 2011
5. Complete and Orchestration of new work: Victorian Opera.

  • Practice Area: Music Commission
  • Amount: $30,500
  • Project State: NSW
  • Year Granted: 2003

Nigel Butterley

Composition of a 12 minute piece entitled "Never this sun, this watcher" for performance by community orchestras to be performed by the Kuringai Philharmonic Orchestra at the Ravenswood Centenary Centre Auditorium, Gordon, NSW in May 2005.

  • Program Area: Arts Commissions
  • Amount: $20,000
  • Project State: VIC
  • Year Granted: 2010

Iain Grandage

A series of works for various chamber ensembles to be performed as part of the Soft Soft Loud Chamber Music series 2010/2011.
1. 15min work for brass quintet
2. 10min work for percussion solo
3. 8min work for piano, cello, soprano and percussion.
Proposed performers: The Australian Brass Quintet: Tristram Williams (Trumpet), David Elton (Trumpet), Ben Jacks (French Horn), Michael Bertoncello (Trombone), Shannon Pipttaway (Bass Trombone), Fused: Mark Couglan (Piano), Matthew Hoy (Cello), Matthew Styles (Saxophone), Paul Tanner (Percussion).
Performed: In and around the Freemantle Arts Centre as part of the Soft Soft Loud Chamber Music series, 2010/2011.

Anthony Pateras

1. Mutant Theatre Act 3 for solo percussion (20 mins) to be performed by Vanessa Tomlinson,
2. 1913 for vocal sextet and electronics (20 mins)
3. Refractions for percussion sextet and electonics (20 mins) to be performed by Speak Percussion
4. Lines for large ensemble (35 minutes) to be performed by Ensemble Integrales in Hamburg.

  • Program Area: Arts Commissions
  • Amount: $80,500
  • Project State: VIC
  • Year Granted: 2006

Dr Richard Mills AM

A series of song cycles: Songlines of the Heart's Desire (completed);...Is Perfect in the Bird (20min); World's Wildfire (15min); Who knew Mountains (20min); Little Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary (15-20mins); A Thread to Hold a Heart of Man (12-15mins); The Men who Knew Mountains - a cycle of war poems drawn largely fro the Sonnets to the Unknown Soldier (15 min).

  • Program Area: Arts Commissions
  • Amount: $20,500
  • Project State: NSW
  • Year Granted: 2006

Damian Barbeler

1. Tomorrow and Tomorrow and Tomorrow, Chamber Opera for solo soprano, wind quartet & piano (45 min)
2. 300 Confessions - a suite of 300 miniatures for solo recorder and church confessional - to be performed in 2 hr sessions over five consecutive days
3. Shades of Rage - Large scale work for large orchestra (15 - 20 min)
4. Trumpet Sonata - Sonata for trumpet and piano (20 min).

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