Announced by the Australian Music Centre and APRA AMCOS today, Tura New Music is a finalist in the Art Music Awards for the Award for Excellence by an Organisation for the 2016 program and sustained contribution to Australian music for over 30 years. Tura is also short-listed for the Award for Excellence in a Regional Area for its 2016 Regional Program, including the Jon Rose Residency in Djarindjin and Lombadina, and the Reflection2 Tour through the regional centres and remote communities of the Kimberley.
Tura’s Artistic Director Tos Mahoney is a finalist in the category of Award for Excellence by an Individual.
The Art Music Awards, presented by Australian Music Centre and APRA AMCOS, consists of eleven national awards as well as individual state awards, celebrating the works and achievements of the art music community.
Tura extends their congratulations to all of the finalists, and especially to those based in WA.
See the full list of finalists on the Australian Music Centre website.