David Chisholm

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David has an international practice defined through diverse and hybrid collaboration for which he has won six Green Room Awards, a French Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Award, a Highly Commended Paul Lowin Prize, a Mention at 36th Bourges International Competition of Electroacoustic Music and Electronic Art, a Special Mention in the X Media Forum, 31st International Film Festival in Moscow, the Medibank Private State and National Arts Awards and The National Young Achiever of the Year.David’s work has appeared at Venice Biennale (Web Pavillion), Villa Medici Roma, Edinburgh, Sydney, Adelaide and Melbourne Festivals, Moscow Museum of Art, ISCM World New Music Days Sweden, MONA FOMA, Dansescenen Copenhagen, Monaco Dance Forum, Fonderie Kugler and has been performed by International Contemporary Ensemble, Ensemble Vortex, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Argonaut, Melbourne Youth Orchestra, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra, Golden Fur, Aria Co, Latitude 37, Silo String Quartet, Arcko Symphonic Ensemble, The Australian Ballet/ Sonic Art Ensemble.

David is founding Artistic Director and CEO of the Bendigo International Festival of Exploratory Music. Composer-in-residence for Phillip Adams’ BalletLab between 2006-10 David was an Associate Artist for Malthouse Theatre in 2014 and an Australia Council for the Arts Composer in Residence at HIAP in Helsinki, Finland in 2017. He was the first Australian composer to feature at the Encuentro Internacional de Compositores in Santiago Chile in 2018.

From 2012- 2018 David lectured and tutored at Monash University while completing his Ph.D. at University of Melbourne. In January 2019 he took up a position as Senior Lecturer and Composition Convenor at the School of Music, University of Auckland, New Zealand.

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Ordered by year. Most recent works appears first

Orchestral Music


...and I am but an echo, a ghost, a mirror of your flower for orchestra (2018)
KURSK AN ORATORIO REQUIEM (2011)

Concerto


Harp Guitar Double Concerto for Harp and Guitar soloists with chamber orchestra (2016)

Solo Instrument


Lamb for solo flute (2011)
...and I am but an echo, a ghost, a mirror of your flower for orchestra (2018)
Harp Guitar Double Concerto for Harp and Guitar soloists with chamber orchestra (2016)
KURSK AN ORATORIO REQUIEM (2011)
Lamb for solo flute (2011)