Solo String Works

Basement Art Guru and other pieces

solo violin (2004), 12 minutes

Live performance of The Big 5-0 by Alexandra Wood (2011), one of the movements of Basement Art Guru.

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Basement Art Guru and other pieces

solo viola (2004/6), 7 minutes
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Remembering Dixie

solo violin or violin and piano
(2012), 3 minutes
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for solo violin (2009), 6 minutes
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Song of Life

for solo violin (2007), 4 minutes

Audio of Song of Life from premiere performance (James Cuddeford, violin)

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harp (1998), 6 minutes
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amplified acoustic guitar with effects pedals (1992), 12 minutes

String Duos

A Vision in Jade
for two violins (2011/2020), 4 minutes

The Metallic Violins

for two violins (2008), 8 minutes

Excerpt from the first three minutes

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baroque violin and harpsichord (2002), 16 minutes
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Always on Time
violin and cello (2002), 2 minutes
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two guitars (1998), 4 minutes

Little Chrissietina’s Magic Fantasy
two violins (1998), 5 minutes (also violin and piano)
(excerpt from vln/pno version)
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Chrissietina’s Magic Fantasy
two violins (1993), 10 minutes (also violin and viola)
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String Quartets and Quintets

String Quartet No. 5: “Celebration”
string quartet (2018), 10 minutes
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String Quartet No. 4
string quartet + vibraphone (2016), 20 minutes
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String Quartet No. 3, “Ngeringa”
string quartet (2015), 16 minutes
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String Quartet No. 2
string quartet (2013), 22 minutes
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didjeridu and string quartet, also didjeridu and string orchestra (2005), 8 minutes
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Industrial Night Music (String Quartet No. 1)
string quartet (2003), 16 minutes
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guitar and string quartet, also oboe and string quartet (1998), also piano trio (2015) 9 minutes

technologic 135

for string quartet (1998), 14 minutes

premiere recording by Elektra String Quartet of technologic 135

techno logic
string quartet with optional electronics or optional didjeridu (1997), 25 minutes
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Four Score

four violins (1992), 4 minutes

Complete recording of FourScore

Piano Trios

Piano Trio

for piano trio (2006)

Recording of the third movement, from premiere performance


for piano trio (2015), duration 10 minutes


for piano trio (2015), duration 7 minutes

Recording of 1915 by the Benaud Trio

String Orchestra and Concertos

Violin Concerto No. 2
for violin, strings and percussion (2014), 24 minutes

for violin and string orchestra (2011), 11 minutes
(excerpt from middle of piece)

Crime and Punishment
for double bass and strings (2011), 12 minutes

Ictalurus Punctatis
amplified cello and orchestra (2008), 7 minutes

Song and Dance
for string orchestra (2006), 12 minutes

Balkan Connection
string orchestra (2004), 15 minutes

Gentle Giant
string orchestra (2003), 2 minutes

string orchestra (2003), 4 minutes

The Rave and the Nightingale
string quartet and string orchestra (2001), 16 minutes
(excerpt – 1 minute from middle of piece)

In Memoriam: Amplified Cello Concerto
amplified cello and orchestra (2000), 30 minutes
(excerpt from cello cadenza, first movement)
(excerpt from Lament, first movement)
(excerpt from opening section of second movement, “Celebration”)

Violin Concerto No. 1: Australian Postcards
violin and orchestra (2000), 27 minutes
(excerpt from opening of third movement (vln/pno reduction))
(excerpt from middle of third movement (vln/orch))
string orchestra (12 players) (2000), 20 minutes

Siegfried Interlude No. 4 (Ride of the Viola Valkyries)
eight violas (1998), 4 minutes

technologic 1-2
string orchestra + 1 percussion or CD (1998), 8 minutes
(excerpt from 2nd mvt.)

Violin and Piano

Violin Sonata No. 2, “Whitewater”

violin and piano (2021), 15 minutes

Violin Sonata No. 1, “Dark Matter”

violin and piano (2018), 16 minutes

Song for Sophie

violin and piano (2012), 5 minutes

Remembering Dixie

violin and piano (or solo violin) (2012), 3 minutes

Violin Concertino: Summer Stories

violin and piano (2009), 15 minutes


violin and piano (2009), 11 minutes


violin and piano (2002), 16 minutes

Excerpt from Violin and Harpsichord version, perf. Andrew Manze and Richard Egarr

Little Chrissietina’s Magic Fantasy

violin and piano (1998/2002), 5 minutes

Excerpt from Little Chrissietina’s Magic Fantasy

Viola and Piano


viola and piano (1996), 8 minutes

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Cello and Piano

Love Serenade

cello and piano (1998), 7 minutes

Recording of Love Serenade, perf. Debra Leong and David Grisdale

Jungle Fever

cello and piano (1998), 6 minutes\


cello and piano (1996), 8 minutes

Recording of Lament (cello and piano version)

Double Bass and Piano

double bass and piano (1998), 7 minutes