Carl is currently composing a Concerto for Two Pianos and Orchestra, commissioned by the West Australian Symphony Orchestra and to be premiered by outstanding international pianists Piers Lane and Kathryn Stott. WASO will be conducted by Rory Macdonald
at the Perth Concert Hall on
11 & 12 May 2018.
Carl has been appointed the 2018
Composer in Residence for the
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra. His music will feature in the Season Gala Concert
in Beethoven's Eroica
Dale Barltrop ( 9 & 10 Aug),
Holst's The Planets
31 Aug &
and Chamber 3
The Holst program features the world premiere of Carl's Eighth Symphony
commissioned by the Melbourne Symphony and conducted by Sir Andrew Davis.
Carl's new work for cello and piano, the Strutt Sonata,
will be premiered by
Julian Smiles and
Ian Munro at the
Huntington Estate Music Festival in Mudgee, Australia, on
23 November 2017.
The music was composed for longtime patrons of the festival, Josephine and John Strutt,
and was commissioned by Jo in honour of her husband.
Carl's new work for piano four hands, The Arrival of Implacable Gifts,
was commissioned by the Zofo Piano Duo
as part of their ZofoMOMA project
featuring original music and artwork from around the world.
Zofo presents the first public performances in various venues in
Poland in September, including a special preview of ZofoMOMA at the
Music on the Heights Festival in Zakopane.
Zofo have previously released
a brilliant Youtube clip
of Carl's Sonata for Piano Four Hands.
The Takács Quartet
presents the American premiere of Carl's Sixth String Quartet
at Carnegie Hall, New York, on
October 12 2017.
They present further performances at Colorado University (Grusin Music Hall, Boulder)
on October 29 & 30,
and give the European Premiere at Wigmore Hall, London, on
The new work was commissioned by Mike and Frédérique Katz,
the Seattle Commissioning Club, and
Rhod McNeill, Head of Arts and Communication at the
University of Southern Queensland, has written
a comprehensive analysis of music Carl composed before 2017.
Although it doesn't cover the composer's "commercial" work for theatre or media, it is
an encyclopaedic reference of his concert music. It is available at
which has produced an accompanying
Andrew Ford presented a fascinating and revealing
interview about the book with Rhoderick and Carl
on his Music Show
on ABC Radio National.
Much of Carl's music is available on
You can also see the selected iTunes listing
on this site.
(A limited selection is also available at
Carl Vine -
a limited selection because Spotify doesn't suport composer listings.
Tall Poppies Records
This Australian record label has released a wide range of Carl's chamber music.
to list all music by Carl Vine on the
Tall Poppies label.
Most of Carl's new music is published by
which hosts an
online music store
providing printed music as direct download ("digital print") or physical score.
Arkiv Music provides online sales of a wide array of
rare classical music recordings. It incorporates a growing collection of
Carl Vine titles, including several discs that are no longer available elsewhere.
Links to purchase recordings of music by Carl Vine through
www.buywell.com are provided
throughout this site.
Some of Carl's more popular titles at Buywell:
ABC Classics Label:
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