Research

Recent Research Grants

  • Audiences for artmusic and sound art in Western Australia: Understanding and evaluating Tura New Music programs. ,  TuraNewMusicLtd,  Scholarships to Support Industry Engagement PhD Projects,  2016 – 2020,  $35,000.
  • Curating the Performing Arts: Improvisation as a mechanism to engage diverse and local communities in arts programs.,  Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts Ltd,  Scholarships to Support Industry Engagement PhD Projects,  2017 – 2020,  $29,000.
  • Graphic Music Notation in Networked Performance Environments,  Edith Cowan University,  Australia-Germany JRC Scheme (UA-DAAD),  2015 – 2018,  $24,400.
  • Decibel commissions 7 new music compositions from visual and experimental artists ,  Australia Council for the Arts,  Australia Council for Music – New Work,  2016 – 2017,  $53,160.
  • The Western Australia New Music Archive: 1970 ? today: Finding, accessing, remembering, performing.,  Australian Research Council,  Grant – Linkage (Projects),  2012 – 2017,  $985,255.
  • The economic and social impacts of contemporary music in Western Australia (WAM project),  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Capability Enhancement Scheme – 2015 or earlier,  2015 – 2016,  $28,410.
  • Screening the Score: Exploring the Potentials and Limitations of Presenting Music Notation on the iPad,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher Grant – 2014,  2014 – 2016,  $20,000.
  • The creative development of SPEECHLESS, a wordless opera by Cat Hope,  Australia Council for the Arts,  Grant,  2016,  $50,669.
  • Saxology: recasting third stream music for the saxophone ,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher Grant – 2014,  2014 – 2015,  $23,560.
  • After Julia: 8 new works by Australian Composers to be performed by Decibel.,  Australia Council for the Arts,  Australia Council for Music – New Work,  2014,  $22,560.
  • Decibel 2013 European Tour,  Australia Council for the Arts,  International Pathways,  2013 – 2014,  $29,590.
  • Commissioning of Australian Composers for Decibels 2012 program,  Australia Council for the Arts,  Grant,  2012 – 2013,  $18,060.
  • Applications for networked tablet computers as interactive music readers, writers and players,  Nortel Networks,  Grant – Development – 2011,  2011 – 2013,  $18,770.
  • The Australian Music Navigator: Research Infrastructure for Discovering, Accessing and Analysing Australia’s Musical Landscape,  Australian Research Council,  Grant – Linkage (Infrastructure),  2009 – 2010,  $480,000.
  • The Western Australia New Music Archive: 1970 – Today: Accessing, Remembering, Performing,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Industry Collaboration – Grant,  2008 – 2010,  $87,800.