Special Events

Special Events 2013

WA Composers Project: Decibel Residency

25 June – 5 July
Westend Gallery
Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts

Produced by Decibel, Tura and PICA

Perth based new music ensemble Decibel are in residence at PICA workshopping new commissioned works by Western Australian composers including Stuart James, Christopher Tonkin, Rachael Dease, Sam Gillies, Johannes Leubbers, Henry Anderson, Cat Hope and Lindsay Vickery.

Decibel features Cat Hope (director, flutes, bass), Lindsay Vickery (reeds, electronics), Stuart James (keyboard, percussion, electronics), Tristen Parr (cello) and Aaron Wyatt (viola, violin). During the residency, some rehearsals will be open to the public, sharing the processes involved in creating new music works.

Floor Talks

Thursday 27 June & 4 July, 1 – 2pm

Join composers and Decibel Artistic Director Cat Hope in the Westend Gallery as they discuss their PICA residency.

Project Concerts

5 & 6 July, 6.30pm more info

The WA Composers Project is supported by the Western Australian government through the Department of Culture and the Arts in association with Lotterywest.