News Archive

Past performances and news

Saturday 3 December 2011 - The Angel for Baritone soloist and Orchestra premiered by Nick Dinopolous and theZelman Symphony Orchestra

Monday 21 November 2011- the premiere of Crepuscular Rays for solo violin on by Sarah Curro in herVolume 4Concert.

Saturday 19 November 2011 - the premiere of The Voice of the Ancient Bard for soprano and ensemble byHalcyonat the Music Workshop, Sydney Conservatorium of Music

Sunday 14 August 2011 - Event Horizon for string quartet was premiered by the Australian String Quartet at the University of Adelaide

Saturday 13 August 2011 - performance of Te Matua Ngahere byOrchestre Nouveauon

25 May 2011 - the premiere of my piano trio the constant by Trios at the Sydney Conservatorium of music on

Sunday 1 May 2011 - The Fly for SATB choir premiered by theMelbourne Chamber ChoiratChoral @ Monsalvat




Monday 21 March 2011 - river songs for saxophone quartet was premiered by the Hador Saxophone Quartet at the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music

Tuesday 9 November 2010 - water songs for cello duo was premiered by cellists Alister Barker and Chien–Hsiu Ong and broadcast on Live at the Chapel on 3MBS 103.5

Thursday 17 September 2009 - crux for orchestra was performed by the Sydney Conservatorium Symphony Orchestra at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, Verbrugghen Hall

On 28 August 2009, James was awarded the 2009 2MBS-Fellowship of Australian Composers Award.

Friday 14 August 2009 - True Happiness was premiered by the Sydney Symphony Fellows at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, Recital Hall West

Other resources on the web

Ablog entry(16 August 2011) on the Australian Music Centre website in relation to the Halcyon First Stones project.

A featureinterview (29 June 2009) from Resonate Magazinewith James and several of the participants at the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra Australian Composers' School 2009.

Aninterview(September 2006) with James conducted in France with Dutch musicologistFrans Waltmans.

Informationand a biography (May 2006) relating to the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Cybec 21st Century Composers' Program.