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Deep Blue and Dirty – the animated film

Alyssa Rothwell's animated film version of Deep Blue and Dirty, Andrew Schultz's bassoon and piano piece from 2011, has won the people’s choice award at Melbourne International Animation Festival and was a finalist in the MIAF ‘Best of the Best’ Jury Prize. The film...

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Ekstasis and Wildflower new release

Sedition have released The Song Company's exciting recordings of Andrew Schultz's two works for vocal sextet: Ekstasis, op. 43 (1990) and Wildflower, op. 71 (2006). Both works were written for The Song Company and their Artistic Director at the time, Roland Peelman,...

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This moment must be sung

CD release – Chamber Songs of Andrew Schultz Halcyon’s new CD This Moment Must Be Sung was released by Tall Poppies on May 1, 2018. The CD showcases recent vocal works by Andrew Schultz and features three substantial song cycles: - To the Evening Star (winner of the...

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Barren Grounds digital release

Sedition has released a digital version of the Perihelion recording of Andrew Schultz's Barren Grounds, opus 36 (1988) and it is now available on all digital music store websites including iTunesand online streaming networks including Spotify. The performers in...

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Symphony No 2- Ghosts of Reason, CD release

Andrew Schultz's large-scale 2008 composition for orchestra, Symphony No 2- Ghosts of Reason, has been released on the US label, Navona, as part of a compilation of contemporary orchestral works. The performers in the work are the Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra...

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Southern Cantata premieres in Melbourne

Southern Cantata, a new advent cantata composed by Andrew Schultz to a libretto by Katherine Firth and commissioned by St Johns Southgate, Melbourne to celebrate their Bach Cantata Program’s 20th birthday, will have its premiere on Sunday 3 December 2017, at  9am.

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Schultz’s Maali premieres with WASO

Andrew Schultz’s Maali was commissioned by Geoff Stearn for the West Australian Symphony Orchestra (WASO). The World Premiere performances will soon be given by the West Australia Symphony Orchestra conducted by Simone Young with soloists Peter Facer (oboe), Allan Meyer (clarinet)…

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Falling Man/Dancing Man, CD Release

Andrew Schultz’s large-scale 2005 composition for organ and orchestra, Falling Man/Dancing Man, has been released on the Navona label. Soloist in the work is the exciting Czech organist, Karel Martinek, performing on the grand…

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Schultz premiere performances

• Maali – Concerto for oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon. West Australian Symphony Orchestra conducted by Simone Young; soloists: Peter Facer (oboe), Allan Meyer (clarinet), Adam Mikulicz (bassoon), David Evans (horn), Perth Concert Hall, 4 & 5 August 2017. WP….

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Paradise by Schultz recording release

A recording of Andrew Schultz’s Paradise – Five Songs for soprano, cello and piano, Opus 95 (2013) has been given a digital recording release by the three outstanding performers who gave the work its premiere in Paris in August 2015: Felicitas Fuchs, Li-Wei Qin and Bernard Lanskey…

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Paradise returns

On Saturday, 10 September, 2016 Halcyon again present Schultz's Paradise, five songs for soprano, cello and piano. The work will be presented as part of a program of new and recent music called The Poet's Voice. The Poet’s Voice Sept 10 at 5pm St Bede’s Anglican...

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