MEDIA

More music available on Philip's Soundcloud

MUSIC

AND SOON IT WILL BE DAWN

for Brass and Percussion Ensemble

Brass and Percussion of the NZSO

Marc Taddei conductor

Recorded as part of the 2018 SOUNZ NZ Composer Sessions

in partnership with NZSO, RNZ Concert and SOUNZ.

Audio recorded by RNZ Concert. Resound is funded by NZ On Air.

MUSIC

When Gravity Fails

for Viola and Orchestra

Bryony Gibson-Cornish viola

Hamish McKeich conductor

NZSO

Recorded as part of the 2017 SOUNZ NZ Composer Sessions

in partnership with NZSO, RNZ Concert and SOUNZ.

 

Audio recorded by RNZ Concert. Resound is funded by NZ On Air.

MUSIC

Fanfare for dame silvia Cartwright

for Brass Ensemble

Brass of the NZSO

Marc Taddei conductor

Recorded as part of the 2018 SOUNZ NZ Composer Sessions

in partnership with NZSO, RNZ Concert and SOUNZ.

 

Audio recorded by RNZ Concert. Resound is funded by NZ On Air.

Spoken Word

Philip Norman Presents:

Inspirations & Opportunities

 

Opening address of the Institute of Registered Music Teachers of New Zealand Conference, Wellington, 15 January 2015.

 

Production of this film was made possible by NZ On Air funding of the Resound project at SOUNZ.

 

MUSIC

PLumsong

for SATB choir

 

New Zealand Secondary Schools' Choir

Elise Bradley conductor

From their album 'Pastimes with Plums an Pizzazz' 

 

Words by AK Grant. 

MUSIC

Murphy's Law

Sonata for Soprano Saxophone & Piano

 

Romp Duo:

Barry Cockroft saxophone

Adam Pinto piano

From their album 'Crazy Logic'

 

News feature

Philip Norman's History of kiwi composers begins with the dawn chorus 

 

Philip discusses the influence of birdsong on NZ music with Charlie Gates from Stuff. 

From 20 June, 2017

 

Spoken Word

Philip Norman Inducts Douglas Lilburn into the NZ music hall of fame

 

Philip inducts Lilburn into the NZ Music Hall of Fame at the 2014 APRA Silver Scrolls awards.

 

Philip says "I'm delighted that a Classical composer has now been admitted [into the Hall of Fame] and hope it's part of a growing recognition that music is music -- irrespective of style, instrumentation or groove."

 

MUSIC

An imaginary menagerie

for children's choir

 

The massed choir of the Christchurch Schools' Music Festival 2018

Joshua McGirr conductor

Elizabeth Muschamp accompanist

Words by Margaret Mahy.

 

Interview

Baby boomer interviews

Philip is interviewed by fellow baby boomer, Donald Maurice


The Baby Boomer Composer interview series is produced in partnership with the New Zealand School of Music.  

Audio recorded by Graham Kennedy. Film funded by NZ On Air.

IMAGES

Peter Pan ballet Captivates Perth Audiences

 

West Australian Ballet

Russell Kerr choreographer

WAB Artistic Staff re-staging

Kristian Fredrikson AO set and costumes

Jon Buswell lighting

Myron Romanul conductor

West Australian Philharmonic Orchestra

 

Back by popular demand, Peter Pan returns to Perth after a sell-out season of 21 performances back in 2013. 

Photography: Sergey Pevnev

 

Interview
Philip Norman - Lilburn at 100Upbeat with Eva Radich
00:00 / 18:17

Lilburn at 100

 

Philip discusses Douglas Lilburn's music with Eva Radich from RNZ Concert Upbeat in anticipation of the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra's Lilburn Centenary Concert.

From 15 October, 2015

 

Music Director, Risingholme Orchestra

Music Director, Jubilate Singers

Founding Trustee, The Piano: Centre for Music and the Arts

Founding Chairman, Concerts for Christchurch Foundation

© 2020 Philip Norman