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New Album Release

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Monday to Friday is a new work commissioned by Linda Beaumont for Beaumont Care residences in Brisbane, Queensland. Monday to Friday was composed for installation, with the intention of being listened to at various times of day.

Music by Cyrus Meurant
Sally Walker: flute and alto flute
Alexandrhu-Mihai Bota: viola
Alison Pratt: vibraphone
Clemens Leske: piano

CDs available from Repressed Records, Birdland Records and Red Eye Records.

Album Release

SEUL

Composer and multi-instrumentalist Cyrus Meurant presents two extended original compositions on his new album, Seul, released by Secrets of Giza.

Seul will receive a limited release on December 16, 2014 with a worldwide release following on January 5, 2015.

Cyrus has composed extensively for over a decade, and his work for the theatre and dance has been performed globally. Seul features some of his most elemental and personal music to date.

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Past Performances

Monday to Friday  (selections)
Performed by Sally Walker (flute) and Cyrus Meurant (piano)

as part of

Music and the Mind
Saturday 10th June 1pm
Newcastle Conservatorium of Music
Newcastle, NSW, Australia

Details and tickets

Concertino for clarinet and string quartet
Performed by David Rowden and Omega Ensemble
as part of
Songs from the Bush
Saturday 7th May 2:30pm
The Sydney Opera House, Utzon Room
Sydney, NSW, Australia
Further details and tickets:
http://www.omegaensemble.com.au/events/songs-from-the-bush

 

As Time Goes By

NEW DANCE WORK

presented by The National College of Dance

Saturday 10th December 6:30pm – Civic Theatre Newcastle

Artistic Direction by Brett Morgan

Music by Cyrus Meurant

Musicians:

Andrew Smith (saxophones)

Michael Bardon (cello)

Jess Ciampa (percussion)

Jordan Wett (piano)

Cyrus Meurant (violin)

Tickets

Monuments for oboe and drones

Performed by Ben Opie

as part of

Urban Gypsies – Works for Oboe & Electronics

Saturday 1st October 11am

The Australasian Double Reed Society Conference, Sydney Grammar School Theatre

Sydney, NSW, Australia

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Tickets

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WildLife

Wild Life presented by the National College of Dance with new solo violin music composed and performed by Cyrus Meurant.

Tickets and Info

Triptych for chamber ensemble

presented by Post-Sonus Orchestra, directed by John Smigielski

as part of: “An Evening of Contemporary Musick”

Thursday 8th May 7:30pm

Ciminelli Recital Hall, Buffalo State College.

Buffalo, New York, USA

Program includes works by Cage and Oliveros.

CAPTIVATE & Ars Musica Australis Presents

KLASH

Performed by The National College of Dance, Artistic Director Brett Morgan

Choreography by Brett Morgan, Alfred Taahi, and Debbie Ellis-Linnert

Music by Cyrus Meurant

Musicians:

Michael Bardon (cello)

Michael Duke (saxophones)

Alison Pratt (percussion)

Cyrus Meurant (electric violin)

Morley Centre, Westmead Education Precinct

Thursday December 5th 2013 10am and 12pm

Friday December 6th 2013 10am and 12pm

New Dance Work

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This is the premiere performance of the Dance Makers Collective.

Dates & Times:

8:00pm, Wednesday 23 October 2013

12.30pm, Thursday 24 October 2013

8:00pm, Thursday 24 October 2013

8:00pm, Friday 25 October 2013

8:00pm, Saturday 26 October 2013

Tickets: Adult $28, Conc. $25*

More info and tickets

Ritournelle for Vibraphone and Piano

A live broadcast presented by Marian Arnold for ABC Classic FM

SUNDAY LIVE

Sunday 16th June 3:00pm

Eugene Goossens Hall ABC Centre, Sydney

Claire Edwardes (percussion)

Bernadette Harvey (piano)

ABC Classic FM – Sunday Live – Virtuoso Vibes

Eventide Visions for Flute, Clarinet and Piano

Presented by The Sydney Omega Ensemble

Sunday 21st April 3:00pm

Sydney Opera House, Utzon Room

Sydney, Australia

Musicians:

Lisa Osmialowski (flute)

David Rowden (clarinet)

Cyrus Meurant (piano)

Tickets

Omega

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More info

Tickets

Panorama for flute, clarinet and cello (new arrangement)

presented by ExhAUST

Saturday 25th November 4:00pm (time and date changed due to Hurricane Sandy)

Spectrum, 121 Ludlow St

New York City, New York, USA

KLASH

NEW DANCE WORK

presented by The National College of Dance

Saturday 1st December 7:00pm – Civic Theatre Newcastle

Choreography by Brett Morgan, Alfred Taahi, and Debbie Ellis-Linnert

Music by Cyrus Meurant

Musicians:

Cyrus Meurant (electric violin)

Andrew Smith (saxophones)

Michael Bardon (cello)

Michael Askill (percussion)

More info

Tickets

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Panorama Performance in Adelaide

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In-be-tween New Dance Collaboration

For more information visit: www.coreyography.org

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Triptych for chamber ensemble

presented by SIGNAL at June in Buffalo

Tuesday 5th June 4:00pm

Slee Hall, University at Buffalo

Buffalo, New York, USA

The Spartans NEW DANCE WORK

presented by The National College of Dance for Arthur Bridges Gala Concert

Friday 18th May 8:00pm – Verbrugghen Hall, Sydney Conservatorium of Music

Choreography by Brett Morgan

Music by Cyrus Meurant

Dancers:

Callan Constable, Caleb Durbin, Rory Ferguson, Rhys Kosakowski and Lawrence Lambert

Musicians:

Cyrus Meurant (violin)

Eleanor Betts (cello)

Maria Raspopova (piano)

Three Pieces for flute, clarinet and bassoon

presented by Mitchell Conservatorium Musicians

Friday 18th May 7:30pm – Grenfell Uniting Church, Grenfell

Saturday 19th May 7:30pm – St John’s Church, Forbes

Sunday 20th May 2:30pm – St Stephen’s Anglican Church, Peak Hill

Cyrus Meurant @ St Stephen’s

Friday 2nd March 1:00pm (2012)

Works for organ, violin and piano composed and performed by Cyrus Meurant

St Stephen’s Uniting Church, 197 Macquarie St, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Concert includes: Prelude for organ, Two Interludes for solo violin and Three Night Pieces for solo piano

Panorama for flute, violin and cello

Friday 10th February 8:00pm and Saturday 11th February 8:00 pm (2012)

Reginald Theatre, Seymour Centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia

As part of Synchronicity presented by Chronology Arts

Trio for viola, clarinet and piano

Premiere of a short single movement work

presented by The Mitchell Conservatorium Trio

Friday 11th November 7:00pm – Mitchell Conservatorium Lachlan Campus, Forbes

Saturday 12th November 7:30pm – Parkes Uniting Church

Sunday 13th Nov, 2:30pm – St Stephens Anglican Church, Peak Hill

Concert includes works by: Bruch, Mozart and Meurant

Constancies for saxophone and piano

Friday 7th October 1:00pm (2011)

St Stephen’s Uniting Church, 197 Macquarie St, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Andrew Smith (saxophone)

Cyrus Meurant (piano)

Concert includes works by: Scelsi and Meurant

Triptych for chamber ensemble

Premiere of a new work in three movements for flute/piccolo, clarinet/bass clarinet, violin, cello, piano and percussion (vibraphone + glockenspiel)

presented by Plec Sextet

Tuesday 29th June 8:30pm (2010)

Ensemblezaal, Conservatorium van Amsterdam

Oosterdokskade 151
1011 DL Amsterdam – The Netherlands

Concert also includes works by: Thierry Tidrow and Johanna Blumink de Groot

Two Pieces for flute, cello and piano

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Elemental – Water
presented by Bridges Ensemble

Friday 9th April 6pm (2010)
Gryphon Gallery, University of Melbourne
(1888 Buidling, cnr Swanston & Grattan Sts)

Laila Engle (flute)
Lachlan Dent (cello)
Brenna Wee (piano)

Concert includes works by: Crumb, Edwards, Françaix, Meurant & Tiutiunnik.

Deimos for Shakuhachi and Harp

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Bamboo Related: A Concert of traditional, jazz and contemporary pieces for Shakuhachi

Sunday 25th October 3pm (2009)
Tufts University, Distler Performance Hall – Granoff Music Centre, Medford MA 02155 – USA

Elizabeth Reian Bennet performs with Special Guests:

Cathleen Read & Tomoko Graham (koto specialists)

Mihoko Abbe (piano)

Fanziska Huhn (harp)