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"This is music for eternity." [Codaex, Germany] read review

"For as long as I live I will not forget the performance." [Opera-Opera] read review

A "great cultural divide, a cultural chasm centuries long seems to have been breached." [Gramophone] read review

"Some of the most touching music I have heard in an Australian work." [Sydney Morning Herald] read review

Music "inspired by radical ideas and bold landscapes." [Canberra Times] read review

Composer Andrew Schultz was born in Australia in 1960 and lives in Sydney. He studied at the Universities of Queensland and Pennsylvania and at King's College London and he has received awards, prizes and fellowships. His music, which covers a broad range of chamber, orchestral and vocal works, has been performed, recorded and broadcast widely by leading groups and musicians internationally. He has held many commissions, including from the major Australian orchestras. Andrew has written a number of large scale works including three operas (Black River, Going Into Shadows and The Children’s Bach) which have been presented live and on film around the world. Other major works include three symphonies, Journey to Horseshoe Bend and Song of Songs. Andrew has held residencies and academic posts in Australia, Canada, France, the UK and USA.

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"Andrew Schultz' music touches the soul and speaks to the mind." [Klassisk, Denmark] read review

A "composer who writes music of substance and expression." [American Record Guide] read review

"A brilliant, hard-edged Australian landscape of a piece." [New Zealand Herald] read review

"Ecstasy in a sensual, sexual sense, musically transcribed." [Sydney Morning Herald] read review

"Honest, compassionate, dignified, accessible." [Music Forum] read review



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