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Techno Play

Seymour Centre Cnr City Road & Cleveland Street, Chippendale, NSW

Techno Play features our inimitable core members Benjamin Kopp (piano) and Claire Edwardes (percussion/Artistic Director) presenting minimal music full of colour, play, virtuosity and shared play. With a world premiere from Christopher Fox (UK), new Australian classics from Bree van Reyk, Alice Chance, Cyrus Meurant and Kate Moore plus strikingly original solo and duo interpretations ...

$30

Offspring x Xenakis

Phoenix Central Park Sydney

Elemental and expressive, ritualistic and ecstatic – the music of Iannis Xenakis bears a primordial power that moves the earth for listeners and performers alike. Ensemble Offspring celebrate the 100th anniversary of this iconic composer in 2022 with Offspring x Xenakis at Phoenix Central Park. The works featured in this program span the gamut of ...

Free
Recurring

Listen Up!

Cell Block Theatre, National Art School Cnr Forbes St &, Burton St, Darlinghurst, Sydney, NSW

Listen Up! is Ensemble Offspring's micro-festival of new music, bringing together Australia’s most inspiring musicians with an obsession for the newest of the new. A smorgasbord of contemporary-classical and jazz virtuosi, First Nations artists and art music fiends come together over two 60-minute programs. Two adrenalin-filled world premieres by Australian composer Kate Neal and New ...

Blue Silence

Hume Conservatorium 160 Bourke St, Goulburn, NSW

Ensemble Offspring’s very own musical mavericks Claire Edwardes (5 octave marimba) and Jason Noble (bass clarinet) join forces with acclaimed American harpist Emily Granger to unearth masterpieces from the depths of living musical imagination for their three monolithic instruments. Originally premiered in their live-streamed concert series Offspring For All (now free to view online), Blue Silence hits ...

Bellingen Muse Festival

Concert 1: Blue Silence – September 24 @ 2:00 pm Ensemble Offspring’s very own musical mavericks Claire Edwardes (5 octave marimba) and Jason Noble (bass clarinet) join forces with acclaimed American harpist Emily Granger to unearth masterpieces from the depths of living musical imagination for their three monolithic instruments. Originally premiered in their live-streamed concert ...

Rhythms of Change

Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts Building 1/2 Bradford St, Mount Lawley

Percussionist Claire Edwardes presents a unique collection of new works for solo mallet percussion instruments (marimba and vibraphone) by female Australian composers. These works were written with intermediate percussionists in mind, and are part of Claire’s latest commissioning project Rhythms of Change (funded by the Australia Council for the Arts). Claire says, “Righting the current ...

Time as Revelator

Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts Building 1/2 Bradford St, Mount Lawley

Rhythm is the pattern of time in music. It makes us move, it maps out our days, and it is intrinsic to the vitality of so many cultures around the world. Time as Revelator celebrates the power of the beat and the passage of time. Not shying away from a steady pulse, and with the occasional ...

Hatched Composer Showcase

Sydney Conservatorium of Music Sydney

Hatched Composer Intensive brings together five emerging composers from around Australia for a week of workshops at the CORRIDOR project in Cowra and a final concert at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, with Ensemble Offspring's core line up plus guest harpist Emily Granger. In 2022 the program has expanded to include online sessions with an ...