Diana Blom, composer/pianist, Associate Professor of Music at Western Sydney University, has co-curated composition/performance/CD projects featuring Australian, New Zealand and European composers including Antarctica – new music for piano and/or toy piano – with Italian pianist/toy pianist Antonietta Loffredo. Recent works include Alien Avatar 1 for Korean taegum player Hyelim Kim, and percussionist Claire Edwards. Scores and CDs are published by Wirripang Pty. Ltd., Orpheus Music and Wai-te-Ata Press. Music Composition Toolbox (Science Press) is a co-authored composition textbook. Published research is on higher education music performance, the artist as academic, student popular songwriters, composing and preparing new music for performance.
keyboard, music education, music performance, practice-led research
Australian Music Centre, SOUNZ