Special Events

Special Events 2011

Decibel 2011

In 2011, Tura co-presented three concerts as part of its annual Decibel Series. Each concert was held at Perth Institute for Contemporary Art (PICA) in Perth.

Concert 1

A Voice from the Dark Space
Wednesday 9 February

Concert 2

Pretty Things
Wednesday 11 May

as part of the Tura New Music Scale Variable Chamber Series

Concert 3

Cinesonic
Wednesday 7 September

as part of the 10th Totally Huge New Music Festival

Decibel is a new music ensemble based in Perth, Western Australia devoted to performing works that explore the nexus of acoustic and electronic instruments. Pioneering unique electronic score formats and giving electronic music instruments a voice in the acoustic space, Decibel also arrange electronic works for live performance. Decibel are committed to Australian music and emerging Western Australian composers, as well as sharing important international works with Australian audiences.

Tura New Music supports Decibel through presentation, annual programming and auspicing their funding opportunities.

Decibel Members

Cat Hope (artistic director, flute and electronics)
Lindsay Vickery (reeds, programming and electronics)
Stuart James (piano, percussion, programming and electronics)
Malcolm Riddoch (guitar, networking and electronics)
Tristen Parr (cello)
Aaron Wyatt (violin, viola)

decibel.waapamusic.com

Decibel Series 2011 Concert 1: A Voice from the Dark Space
Decibel Series 2011 Concert 1: A Voice from the Dark Space
Decibel Series 2011 Concert 1: A Voice from the Dark Space
Decibel Series 2011 Concert 1: A Voice from the Dark Space

Decibel Series 2011 Concert 1: A Voice from the Dark Space

Cat Hope, special guest Cailtin Cassidy and Stuart James

Decibel Series 2011 Concert 1: A Voice from the Dark Space

Caitlin Cassidy and Lindsay Vickery

Decibel Series 2011 Concert 1: A Voice from the Dark Space

Decibel Series 2011 Concert 1: A Voice from the Dark Space

Stuart James

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