Skip to content

Gordon Kerry

Gordon Kerry

Gordon Kerry, who has composed one or two things himself, has also worked as a music critic for the Sydney Morning Herald, a freelance journalist with numerous other newspapers and magazines, and an arts administrator in which capacity he commissioned a number of new works. His book, New Classical Music: Composing Australia was published by UNSW Press in 2009.

Overview of Notated Art Music in Australia

Background Orchestral Music Ensemble Music Opera, Operetta and Song Solo Instrumental Music Conclusion References Author Background Forty years ago Roger Covell published his Australia’s Music: Themes of a New Society.1 Covell was both actor and observer at a crucial time

Read More »