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October 11 @ 8:00 am
October 14 @ 6:00 pm
December 8 @ 3:30 pm
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Songbirds (2018-present)
Songbirds (2018-present)

Also known as Birdsong at Dusk, Songbirds is Ensemble Offspring’s ongoing touring project featuring a trio line up of flutes, clarinets and percussion, inspired by the sounds of the Australian bush. In 2020 ABC Classic released Songbirds digitally and a limited print run was also produced. Ensemble Offspring has presented a range of the new works from the project as part of Sydney Festival 2019 Salon Series, at the Sound Lounge…

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Bilby’s Bluegum Melodies (2018/2019)
Bilby’s Bluegum Melodies (2018/2019)

Inspired by Australian bush classics such as The Magic Pudding, Blinky Bill and The Muddleheaded Wombat, Ensemble Offspring, Sydney’s favourite musical mavericks, take toddlers and their families on a journey to experience the wonderment of chamber music for the first time. Featuring old-fashioned colonial folk tunes, sounds of the Australian bush, instrumental demonstrations, hands on percussion fun and music by much loved Australian composers.

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Polytopes (2019)
Polytopes (2019)

Polytopes is interactive lasers, electronics and amplified percussion inspired by the late great Iannis Xenakis. Large-scale architectural environments combining sound, light and colour featuring laser artist and composer Robin Fox and new music mavericks Ensemble Offspring. Comprising reworkings of Greek composer Iannis Xenakis’ landmark, yet little known Polytopes alongside Rebonds, Okho and Komboi plus eventually a new commission by Robin Fox himself.

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News

Hatched Home 2021
Hatched Home 2021 Sep 2021

That’s a wrap! This year’s Hatched Home Academy was a wholesome success, yet again providing some much needed creative stimulation …

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Art Music Award Winners!
Art Music Award Winners! Sep 2021

We are so thrilled to receive the State Luminary Award at this year’s APRA AMCOS Art Music Awards, for consistently …

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Offspring for All: Our New Digital Series
Offspring for All: Our New Digital Series Sep 2021

An interview with CutCommon, plus everything you should know about our newest concert series.

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Announcing our 2022 Hatched Academy Associate Artist – Eliza Shephard!
Announcing our 2022 Hatched Academy Associate Artist – Eliza Shephard! Sep 2021

Meet next year’s Associate Artist, flautist Eliza Shephard!

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Limelight Artist of the Year: Vote Now!
Limelight Artist of the Year: Vote Now! Aug 2021

Claire Edwardes, percussionist and Artistic Director of Ensemble Offspring, has been nominated for 2021 Artist of the Year!

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Embracing the new and unknown
Embracing the new and unknown Aug 2021

Artistic Director Claire Edwardes’ latest article for Limelight Magazine discusses the culture around new art music, and how Ensemble Offspring tackles cultural issues in The Surge tour.

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