2017 Art Music Awards Finalists Announced

The Art Music Awards have announced the finalists for the 2017 round of awards, with some of the finest composers and performers classical, jazz, and experimental music genres in Australia being named. Among them are Queenslanders Katie Noonan, Erik Griswold and Bruce & Jocelyn Wolfe.

Noonan is nominated for Vocal/Choral Work of the Year for With Love and Fury. She composed the piece alongside Paul Dean, Andrew Ford, Paul Grabowsky, Iain Grandage, David Hirschfelder, Elena Kats-Chernin, John Rodgers, Richard Tognetti and Carl Vine and performed it with the Brodsky Quartet.

Composer Erik Griswold (Clocked Out) worked with Bruce & Jocelyn Wolfe to create The Piano Mill, which is nominated for the Award for Excellence in Experimental Music. Part art installation, part musical instrument, you can watch the video below to learn more.

Click here for the full list of nominees.

The Piano Mill ~ Easter 2016 - excerpt. from Tangible Media on Vimeo.

Published: 20 Jul 2017 by QMusic Newsdesk