10 May 2024

2024 Associate Artists: Zela Papageorgiou and Alon Ilsar

2022 News

Alon Ilsar and Zela Papagergiou join Speak Percussion as Artistic Associates.

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07 Sep 2023

Announcement: Doubling the Talent at Speak Percussion

2022 News

Speak Percussion is delighted to announce that Kaylie Melville will join Eugene Ughetti, the organisation’s Founding Artistic Director, as Co-Artistic Director commencing in 2024.

 

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29 May 2023

March Static / Sonic Eclipse Community Rehearsals

2022 Bespoke

Rehearsals for Sonic Eclipse have begun!

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03 Nov 2022

Polar Force at Sydney Festival

2022 Performance

Immerse yourself in the sound of Antarctica. Polar Force evokes the beauty and infinite complexity of Antarctica through an immersive and multi-sensorial performance work presented in an inflatable performance space.

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19 Dec 2022

Announcement: Duré Dara OAM is our Resident Creative Director

2022 News

Duré Dara OAM joins Kaylie Melville and Eugene Ughetti as Speak Percussion’s core artistic team

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21 Nov 2022

Announcement: Aaron Wyatt is our Artist in Residence

2022 News

Speak Percussion are delighted to welcome Aaron Wyatt to the team as Artist in Residence. Aaron brings with him a wealth of experience and insight as a maker, interpreter and leader. Over the coming years, Aaron will be involved in a spectrum of activities including the creation of a major new work for Speak Percussion that he will both compose and perform in. 

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18 Nov 2022

Bespoke Artist Professional Development Program

2022 Bespoke

EOI’s NOW OPEN

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24 Oct 2022

Speak Percussion UK/Australia Tour 2022

2022 Performance Tour

Speak Percussion tours two works to the United Kingdom in November 2022.

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03 Nov 2022

Systems of Control at the Wired Lab

2022 Performance

Set amongst the sweet lanolin infused surrounds of the old Rosemount shed, Speak Percussion will activate the site through a participatory percussion event.

Taking shearing and the unique and weathered properties of the shed as both the site and sound for the work, this performance piece uses vibration, attack and repetitive percussive movements to conjure a sound harking from site-specific practices of percussionists and sheep shearers.

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03 Nov 2022

Scream Star

2022 Performance

A triptych featuring leading compositional voices in the experimental and conceptual music world, responding to all-too-familiar tropes of the live music and visuals format.

Scream Star is many things: absurd and funny, moving and creative, precise and demanding. It is, in short, seriously good music-making. It is performance art and theatre, and new music-making at its finest.” – Limelight

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