Based in Melbourne Australia, Move is a small independent recording label that concentrates primarily in classical, early music, jazz and new age, featuring many Australian composers and performers. Read more...

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New & noteworthy

The 2014 ART Music Awards come to Melbourne.

The Art Music Awards, presented by APRA AMCOS and the Australian Music Centre, celebrates the works and achievements of the art music community. It consists of eleven national awards and various state Awards across categories covering composition, performance, and outstanding contributions by individuals and organisations in Australian music, music education and regional music.

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Coming soon from the Kreutzer Quartet

The Kreutzer Quartet has forged an enviable reputation as one of Europe’s most dynamic and innovative string quartets.

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Re-released from the Move Records Archive

When Move Records was founded in 1968, CDs were not yet invented… recently some of our LPs have been re-mastered and re-issued on CD following customer requests.

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New release from the Tinalley String Quartet

Tinalley String Quartet has rapidly achieved recognition as one of the most exciting quartets, not only in their home of Australia but also on the world stage.

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New disc from Shu-Cheen Yu

It is my great pleasure and absolute delight to see “Lotus Dreams” come to reality.

Since I recorded Lotus Moon, Willow Spirit Song and Serenade with ABC Classics, many music lovers have suggested that they would like to hear me sing Lieder and other styles of repertoire. This CD is a collection of my favourite songs and ballads.

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The cultural cringe in Australian classical music - pianist Michael Kieran Harvey fires an attack

Michael Kieran Harvey's address was delivered in November 2012 in Sydney and Melbourne. The shorter Sydney version was broadcast on both ABC Radio National and ABC TV. The longer 50 minute Melbourne version can be seen and heard on YouTube. Michael challenges the the funding model for classical music in Australia today. He describes the funding bodies as having an ‘anti Australian’ bias and figures the bulk of the funds should flow first to original Australian compositions.

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Elizabeth Anderson

Elizabeth Anderson has performed in no less than eleven international concert tours to Europe, Japan and Singapore. She is a regular guest lecturer and performer at universities and music schools throughout Australia.

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Michael Kieran Harvey

Michael Kieran Harvey is one of the foremost interpreters of contemporary piano music of his generation. A champion of Australian music and himself a composer, he regularly commissions new Australian music and has performed with Australia's leading contemporary music ensembles and orchestras.

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Music of Don Kay

Works for piano, flute, and cello. Of the six works, four have been composed for the performers on this CD, including the three piano sonatas, which receive their premiere performances.

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