Ross Edwards


One of Australia’s leading composers, Ross Edwards AM grew up in Sydney where he still lives. His work is often identified with the Australian landscape and the natural sounds of the bush; its orginality and eloquence has won him recognition world-wide. Perhaps it is this unique sound quality in his music, added to his unswerving commitment to his work, that has won him such deep admiration both with the music-loving public and his peers.

 

Audio Extracts

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Sub-conscious process of composition

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More on the process of composition

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Inspiration from the natural sound world while living at Pearl Beach

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Music for meditation

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Artificiality of the concert hall experience