Kate Moore (composer)

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Kate Moore (born 1979 in Oxfordshire, England) is an Australian composer currently based in the Netherlands.[1] Moore has studied with Australian composers Larry Sitsky, Jim Cotter, and Michael Smetanin; Dutch composers Louis Andriessen, Martijn Padding, Diderik Wagenaar and Gilius van Bergeijk; and attended summer schools including Bang on a Can hosted by David Lang, Julia Wolfe and Michael Gordon and Tanglewood hosted by John Harbison, Michael Gandolfi and Helen Grime.[2]

In June 2017, Moore became the first woman to win the Matthijs Vermeulen Award from the Netherlands Funds for the Performing Arts FPK.[3]

List of Works[edit]

Major works[edit]

  • Bosch Requiem: Lux Aeterna (2015-2018) Commissioned by November Music, Bach Festival Dordrecht, Temko
  • Porcelain (2015-2017) Commissioned and performed by Slagwerk Den Haag
  • Sacred Environment (2015-2017)
  • Herz Dance Cycle (2015-2016) Dance cycle
  • Restraint(s) Dance Cycle (2017) Dance cycle
  • Stories for Ocean Shells (2000-2015) Cello cycle
  • Dances and Canons (2000-2013) Piano cycle
  • The Open Road (2008) Song cycle
  • Debris and Alchemy (2009)
  • Violins and Skeletons (2010)
  • Cello Concerto (2010-2013)
  • Eclipsed Vision (2006)

Orchestral & large ensemble[edit]

  • Sacred Environment, An Oratorio, 2017 Commissioned by The Holland Festival for The Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra (RFO)
  • The Dam, (2015) Commissioned for The Canberra International Music Festival
  • Cello Concerto, (2014) Commissioned by Föreningen Kammarmusik NU, Stockholm
  • The Art of Levitation, (2013) Commissioned by Carnegie Hall
  • Days & Nature, (2012) Commissioned by Fonds Podiumkunsten for ASKO
  • Engraved in Stone, (2012) Commissioned by Fonds Podiumkunsten
  • Klepsydra, (2009) Commissioned by Fonds Podiumkunsten for ASKO
  • In that house they shall enter, in that house they shall dwell, (2006) Commissioned by De Ereprijs Orkest duration

Chamber ensemble[edit]

  • Porcelain (2017) Commissioned by Slagwerk Den Haag
  • Bushranger Psychodrama (2017) Co-commissioned by November music, Symphony Space, Dublin Concert Hall
  • Restraint(s) (2017) Commissioned by Ken Unsworth
  • Stroming, (2017) Commissioned by BRISK
  • Herz (dance cycle), (2015–16), Commissioned by the Stolz Trio & Leina Roebana with assistance from, Fonds Podiumkunsten NL
  • Three Letters, (2015)
  • One Minute According to Your Heart (2015), Commissioned by Synergy Percussion 40U40
  • Oil Drms, (2014), Commissioned by Decibel
  • Mobile & Sculpture, (2013), Commissioned by Nieuw Ensemble
  • Fern, (2013), Co-commissioned by The Australia Council for The Arts and Amsterdam Sinfonietta & Slagwerk Den Haag
  • House of Shards and Shadows, (2013), Commissioned by Fonds Podiumkunsten
  • Sarabande, (2013), Commissioned by Synergy Percussion,
  • Sphinx, (2013), Commissioned by The Amsterdam Cello Octet
  • Pelicans, (2011), Commissioned by Trio Scordatura with assistance from FPK
  • Fatal Strangers, (2011), Commissioned by Ensemble Lucilin
  • No man’s Land, (2011), Commissioned by Fonds Podiumkunsten
  • Violins & Skeletons, (2010), Co-Commissioned by The Carlsbad Festival of Music and ARTPWR
  • Velvet, (2009)
  • Ridgeway, (2009), Commissioned by The People’s Commissioning Fund at Bang on a Can for The Bang on a Can
  • The Open Road, (2008) Song Cycle
  • Uisce, (2007)
  • Antechamber, (2007)
  • The Regarding Room (2005)
  • 101, (2003)
  • Sketches of Stars, (2000), Winner: Franco-Australian Composition Competition
  • Stories for Ocean Shells, (2000), Commissioned by ASCA,

Solo[edit]

  • Doodweg, (2017), Commissioned by The Australian National Carillon Society, Carillon
  • Coral Speak, (2016), commissioned by Louise Devenish
  • Rebellion, (2016), commissioned by Francesco Dillon
  • Bestiary, (2016) commissioned by Zubin Kanga,
  • Drie Segel Hat Mein Herz, (2015), Commissioned for Vox Sanguinis (November Music)
  • Sliabh Beagh, (2015), Commissioned by Lisa Moore with assistance from The Australia Council for The Arts
  • For Elyse, (2015), Commissioned by The National Carillon Association Canberra
  • Rose, (2015), Commissioned by The Holland Festival
  • Bloodmoon October, (2014)
  • Synaesthesia Suite, (2014), Commissioned by Ben Remkes Cultuurfonds
  • Heather, (2014) Commissioned by Julian Burnside QC
  • Telephone (2014), Written for Louis Andriessen 75 birthday
  • Dolorosa, (2014), Commissioned by Fonds Podiumkunsten
  • Canon, (2013)
  • The Hermit Thrush & The Astronaut, (2012)
  • The body is an ear, (2011), Commissioned by Stichting Het Orgelpark, Amsterdam
  • Velvet, (2010), Commissioned by The Australia Council for The Arts
  • Broken Rosary, (2010), (From Songs for Maria Epskamp), Commissioned by The Holland Sinfonia

Electro acoustic[edit]

  • Voiceworks I, (2015), Commissioned by icinema UNSW, Stereo
  • Voiceworks II, (2015), Commissioned by icinema UNSW, Stereo
  • Luna Park, (2009), Commissioned by Fonds Podiumkunsten for Lunapark, Stereo
  • Empty, (2001)
  • Satellites, (2000)
  • Sentience , (2000)
  • Sand, (1998)
  • Scuttly Things, (1998)

Instruments, sound sculptures and installations[edit]

  • Porcelain Project, (2016)
  • Coral Speak, (2016), Commissioned by Louise Devenish WA
  • Electric Mudflutes, (2015)
  • Bone China, (2014),
  • To That Which is Endless, (2013)
  • Zandorgel, (2010),
  • Klepsydra Instrument, (2009)
  • Klepsydra Sculptures, (2009)
  • PUUR, (2008)
  • Uisce, (2007)
  • Eclipsed Vision, (2006)
  • Sensitive Spot, (2005)

Film, dance & theatre[edit]

Dance[edit]

  • October Restraints Ken Unsworth Studio Sydney (2017)
  • National Dutch tour Seele Herz/ Loud Shadows Liquid Events, Stolz Quartet and Leine Roebana Dance Company (2016-2017)
  • Paradise Lost Korzo Theater production choreographer by Samir Calixto (2015)
  • 3×3 choreographed by Samir Claixto (2012)
  • PUUR Korzo Theater production choreographed by Neel Verdoorn (2008)

Theater[edit]

  • The Open Road Korzo Theater Procution directed by Matthias Mooij (2008/10)
  • De Stad Korzo Theater Production directed by Matthias Mooij (2007)

Film[edit]

  • Nebula, interactive AI 3D cinema, dir. Dennis del Favero, icinema, Australia[4]
  • i-land/atmoscape, interactive cinema, dir. Dennis del Favero, icinema, Australia
  • Scenario, interactive cinema, dir. Dennis del Favero, Icinema, The Sydney Film Festival, Australia [5]
  • Firewall [6]
  • Lenz [7]
  • Cassandra [8]
  • Deep Heat [9]
  • Deep Sleep, dir Dennis del Favero, icinema, Australia [10]
  • Limbo, dir. Dennis del Favero, icinema, UNSW, Australia [11]
  • Todtnauberg [12]
  • Descartes [13]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kate Moore: verbluffende weelde aan muzikanten, Den Haag, 2011
  2. ^ Pearson, David (15 December 2011). "5 questions to Kate Moore (Composer)". icareifyoulisten.com. Retrieved 7 November 2017.
  3. ^ Musa, Helen (30 June 2017). "Arts / Dutch music prize goes to the first woman ever - Canberra CityNews". Canberra CityNews. Retrieved 6 July 2017.
  4. ^ http://icinema.edu.au/projects/nebula/project-overview/
  5. ^ http://icinema.edu.au/projects/scenario/credits/
  6. ^ http://icinema.edu.au/projects/firewall/credits/
  7. ^ http://icinema.edu.au/projects/lenz/project-overview/
  8. ^ http://icinema.edu.au/projects/cassandra/credits/
  9. ^ http://icinema.edu.au/projects/dead-heat/credits/
  10. ^ http://icinema.edu.au/projects/deep-sleep/credits/
  11. ^ http://icinema.edu.au/projects/limbo/credits/
  12. ^ http://icinema.edu.au/projects/todtnauberg/credits/
  13. ^ http://icinema.edu.au/projects/descartes/credits/