Feature article in the Australian Music Centre’s Resonate magazine:
A recent article about the upcoming 2014 Aurora Festival of Living Music, featuring a premiere by Wildbird composer Brian Howard.
Voyage through radiant stars for a large ensemble of 18 instruments by Brian Howard will receive its premiere at the opening night of the 2014 Aurora Festival on 30 April at the Riverside Theatres in Parramatta. The work was commissioned by the Festival with funds from the Australia Council and will be performed by James Nightingale (saxophone) and the Sydney Conservatorium Modern Music Ensemble conducted by Daryl Pratt.
Voyage through radiant stars is the companion work to Voyages 1-8 for saxophone (soprano and alto) which was premiered at the World Saxophone Congress in St. Andrews, Scotland in July 2012.
Voyages 1-8 has now been published. The World Premiere can be viewed and heard here:
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