Solo voice bio

Carolyn composes solo vocal works which are unaccompanied, often wordless, and virtuosic

Pitcher  2013 –

60×60 Melbourne  2014

Terrains  Jolt Concert Series, JOLT space, Brunswick, 2011

Nocturne  With Dave Brown. Searchlight festival, fortyfivedownstairs, 2010

Sonata for Voice and Objects and Sonata for Voice and Paper  ABCFM recording and broadcast, 2009

50:50  solo (50 bands in 50 minutes) Whatismusic? Iwaki Auditorium, Melbourne, 2007

I’m a big man  Going Down Swinging 26 recording commission and performance, Northcote Social Club, 2008.

Material Mouth  Dir. Margaret Cameron. Awarded Outstanding Female Performance, Melbourne Fringe Festival 2005; Mildura Wentworth Arts Festival; 2004-08

Through the Hearing Glass  Theatreworks, Melbourne; Salamanca Arts Centre, Hobart; 2000-03

A frog in my throat  Theatreworks, Melbourne; Pipeline New Music Festival Hobart; 1997

C salt and C sand  Della Laguna, Government House Ballroom, Sydney Festival, 1997

ever since man learned to fly ain’t been no angels in the sky…   Melbourne Improvisers’ Association, Monsalvat, Melbourne, 1996

Mirabilia  ether ohnetitel, Fitzroy, Melbourne; New Music Tasmania, Hobart; 1994-95

Greetings  Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts; New Music Australia, Melbourne University; Linden New Music series; Theatreworks; ABC FM recording and broadcast; 1992-94

Solo voice performances include:  Now Now festival (Sydney); Melbourne International Biennial of Exploratory Music; Make it up Club; Gruenrekorder sound art festival, Frankfurt, (Germany) and Densities (France) 2007; Conduit Arts; La Mama Musica, La Mama Poetica, La Mama Cabaret; Terrains, Jolt Concert Series; Melbourne International Jazz Festival; Parliament House; Overground, Melbourne Jazz Festival Fringe; Sunshine and Grease; Overload Poetry Festival; Stutter, Horse Bazaar; ABC Gallery; Daylesford Singers’ Festival; Unusual Work; Conundrum; Northern Exposure; Make it Now. Dodecaphonia, The Lounge; Simultaneous Sountracks, CMEC, The Lounge