Contemporary Orchestral Music II 2022 (SCO CONCERT No.15)

From October 07, 2022 20:00 until October 07, 2022 21:30
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A video recording concert for contemporary composers

Contemporary Music for Double Winds Orchestra,, Timp. 2 perc. Strings

October 7, 2022, 8:00 PM (Sydney time)
Verbrugghen Hall, Sydney Australia

Featured seven new modern music composed by living composers from Italy, the USA, Greek/France, China, Iran, and Australia. Come to meet the composers, listen to their compositions, and experience the new sounds and their distinct philosophies, to challenge your ideologies.


  1. Piano Concerto No.4 by Xavier Shuang Xu (USA/China) (World premiere)
  2. Concerto per Piano e Orchestra by Massimo Malavasi (Italy) (World premiere)

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  3. Oriental Fantasy for Flute and String Orchestra by Arash Aalaei (Iran/Australia) (World premiere)
  4. A Letter From Camp by Brian T. Field (USA) (World premiere)
  5. gia l'ora volge by Pierluigi Tanzi (Italy) (World premiere)
  6. Par Ciel by Ion Marmarinos (Greek/France) (Australian Premiere)
  7. Mirage by Brian Chatpo Koo (Australia) (Australian Premiere)

Sydney Contemporary Orchestra
Conductor - Dr Brian Chatpo Koo
Concertmaster - Beata Stanowska
Soloist - Ronan Apcar (Piano)
Soloist -Samantha Mailer (Flute)
Soloist - Viktoria Bolonina (Soprano)

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I really want to thanks a lot for this beautiful opportunity, the performance was great, I'm very happy of that.
I hope to collaborate again with you again in the future.

Matteo Tundo - Composer (Italy) 


­ amazing energy, funding and collecting works is needed to organize and realize an orchestra such as SCO and all these wonderful concerts, you make the quality of music rise in every musical work and there are not a lot of you out there.

Trimor Dhomi - Composer (Kosovo)


"Thank you so much for providing such wonderful opportunities for composers! The December 22 concert marked the first time my music has been performed in Australia. Without SCO’s program I may never have reached this important milestone in my composing career. "
Paul Dice, Composer President, International Friendship Through the Performing Arts)