Michael Kieran Harvey performs his third piano sonata in the context of four contemporary Australian works that showcase the diversity of Australia's 21st century musical languages.
The great Australian pianist and champion of contemporary Australian music presents his third piano sonata "Aporia" alongside works by Paul Grabowsky, David Harris, Allan Walker and Simon Barber.
Australian pianist and composer, Dr Michael Kieran Harvey FAHA, 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.
- The Broken Dance (2010) David Harris
- The Unfinished Chorale (2010) David Harris
- I … RC with HH in the background – apologies GL
- II … DM
- III … MB and EC – an imagined conversation
- IV … AB/BE
- V … AS
- From the Depths (2015) Paul Grabowsky
- Meditation (2016) – for solo piano Simon Barber
Piano Sonata No. 3 "Aporia" (2016) Michael Kieran Harvey
Homages – Book 1 (2015) Allan Walker
David Harris is a Melbourne based composer and was a lecturer in composition at the Elder Conservatorium, University of Adelaide.
Allan Walker is a composer, music researcher, editor and educator.
Paul Grabowsky is a prominent figure in Australian music, as jazz pianist and composer, artistic director, and founder conductor of the Australian Art Orchestra.
Tasmanian born composer Simon Barber studied composition with Don Kay in the mid to late 90s at the Tasmanian Conservatorium of Music in Hobart before relocating to Berlin in 2002.
Where to buy
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- List price
- $25.00 AUD
- Release date
- July 2017
- © 2017 Move Records
- ℗ 2017 Move Records
- Catalogue number
- MD 3418
- EAN 9314574341829