Thank you

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With the generous assistance of our supporters, Ensemble Offspring is able to continue the work we do in:

  • commissioning new Australian works through our Noisy Egg Commissions
  • nurturing the talent of the next generation of emerging new music performers and composers through our Hatched Academy
  • supporting established musicians to present new music of the highest calibre for all to enjoy through our Noisy Egg Nests

Our warmest thanks go to all our supporters and audiences, as well as to the following people for their generosity in Financial Year 2015-2016

Kim Williams
Lou and Peter Freedman (supporting the Noisy Egg Nest of Claire Edwardes)

$5,000 – $9,999
Jennifer and Russell Staley (supporting the Noisy Egg Nest of Veronique Serret)
Heather Worth (supporting the Noisy Egg Nest of Lamorna Nightingale)

$1,000 – $4,999
Baiba Berzins, Charles Davidson, Andrew Fellowes, Stewart Jackson, Sylvia Jamieson, Penny Le Couteur, Anonymous, Neil Burns, John and Irene Garran, Anthony and Sarah Lowe, Ken and Liz Nielsen

$500 – $999
Yarmilla Alfonsetti, John Christo, Elizabeth Hristoforidis, Sharon Kelly, Fiona Winning

up to $499
Gwen Bennet, Lieven Bertels, Julieanne Campbell, Clare Cooper, Simone East, Janusz Florek, Sonya Gillies, Peter Howard, Paolo and Lisa Ianigro, Kate Lidbetter, Rose Luker, Clare Maclean, Jan O’Reilly, Merry and Robert Pearson, Scott Robinson, Christopher Tonkin, Richard Toop, Jeremias Zylberberg

Thanks to our Noisy Egg commissioners

2016: Holly Harrison, Vibe Rant – Penny Le Couteur and Greg Dickson

2016: Alex Pozniak, Of things to come (sextet – extract) – Charles Davidson

2015: Felicity Wilcox, Uncovered Ground – John Christos, Stewart Jackson

2014: Damien Ricketson, The Secret Noise – Anonymous donor, Yarmila Alfonzetti, Jonathan Blakeman, Andrew & Kate Fellowes, Janusz Florek, Stewart Jackson & Judith Greenwood, John Grill, Sharon Kelly, Kate Lidbetter, Don MacLeod, Damien Ricketson, Russell Staley, Penny Stannard, Richard Toop

2014: Juan Felipe Waller, Detone Retune – Charles Davidson, Stewart Jackson, Don MacLeod

2013: Elena Kats Chernin, Chromatica – Commissioned by Sharon Kelly to celebrate her 50th birthday, with gifts from her friends: Sarah Booth, Gary and Louise Brazil, Lisa Britt, Paul Crompton, Karen Dye, Carolin Grenfell, Sadie Griffiths-Cook, Julieanne Hay, Gloria Horwood, Jennifer & Gareth Jolly, Braddon Jones, Jo Karabin, Rachael Gilchrist & Kevin Matthews, Margaret Morosi, Mark Clapham & Andrew Mulcahey, Sean O’Dea, Kay O’Donnell, Julie Ferguson & Anton Simms, Heather Standring

If you would like to make a tax deductible donation, you can do so through the Give Now website (donations over $2), or if you would like to donate through other means please email our General Manager, Janine (details below).

If you would like to support us in other ways, we would love to talk! You can email Janine Marshman on or call her on 0421 238 636.