Our program for 1996
Sunset at Subi |Summer Free Concert |Orchestra of the Global Nomads |Street Trash |Fairbridge Festival
East Perth Fire Ceremony |into the SHIMMER HEAT |Perth Zoo Family Day |Musica Viva in Schools |Kellerberrin Festival
Fremantle Arts Centre Courtyard Series |Festival Fremantle Club |Recordings |Commissions


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Sunset at Subi Perth Theatre Trust
A short performance at one of Perth's most popular twilight picnic concerts.
venue/dates Subiaco Theatre Centre Gardens
January 19th, 6.30 pm - 7.30 pm
performers Mark Cain
Neil Craig
Amanda Dean
David Pye
repertoire Cain,Craig,Dean,Pye
Cain,Craig,Dean,Pye
Trash
Boxes

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Summer Free Concert Town of Cambridge
Another outdoor twilight picnic concert - this time in a limestone quarry amidst the birdsong, the moon rising behind the stage!
venue/dates Quarry Amphitheatre
February 4th, 7.30 pm
performers Mark Cain
Neil Craig
Amanda Dean
David Pye
repertoire Cain,Craig,Dean,Pye Trash

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Orchestra of the Global Nomads Festival of Perth
A series of free concerts by Nova's world music big band.
venue/dates Murdoch University Tavern
Forrest Chase
February 28th, 1.30 p.m - 2:30 p.m
Sunday March 3rd, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Friday March 8th, 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
performers Lee Buddle
Mark Cain
Leanne Glover
Iain Grandage
Gandharva
David Pye
Neil Craig
Ron Reeves
soprano sax, baritone sax, flutes
soprano sax, baritone sax, didgeridoo
oboe, cor anglais, oboe d'amore
cello, mandocello
electric bass
marimba, percussion
percussion
mrdangam, percussion
repertoire Mark Cain
Mark Cain
Mark Cain
Gary Ridge
Lee Buddle
Lee Buddle/David Pye
Lee Buddle/David Pye
David Pye
David Pye
Ron Reeves
Ron Reeves
Ron Reeves
Ron Reeves
Warwick Bone
The last Rumanian piece
Celtic Bazaar
Funk it
Saturday Night in Bombay
Reunion Union
Wood, wind, earth, water
Unison Lines
Fragile
Just an inkwell for my uncle
Kartik
Ohnohva
Rebana piece
Vocal percussion
Rocks sing by moonlight

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Street Trash Festival of Perth
Five manic council workers take out the trash in this street performance version of our popular school's show.
venue/dates Murray St Mall, Perth
Tuesday March 5th
Wednesday March 6th
Thursday March 7th
Saturday March 9th

12:30 pm, 2:15 pm
12:30 pm, 2:15 pm
12:30 pm, 2:15 pm
12:30 pm, 2:15 pm
performers Mark Cain
Neil Craig
Amanda Dean
David Pye
Ron Reeves
repertoire Cain,Craig,Dean,Pye Trash

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Fairbridge Festival
A headline appearance in the children's section of Western Australia's leading folk festival.
venue/dates Fairbridge Farm, Pinjarra
Sunday April 14th

10.00 a.m
1.00 p.m

children's workshop
performance
performers Mark Cain
Dipaunka Macrides
Amanda Dean
David Pye
repertoire Cain,Craig,Dean,Pye
Mark Cain
trad. arr Cain, Pye
David Pye
Mark Cain/David Pye
Mark Cain
Gary Ridge
Bin drumming (Trash)
Slapsticks
Gankino
Just an inkwell for my uncle
Doromb
Shadow dance
Saturday Night in Bombay

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East Perth Fire Ceremony East Perth Redevelopment Authority
Ambient mood music for the fire ceremony created to inaugurate a new riverside park.
venue/dates Victoria Gardens, East Perth
April 29th, 6.30 p.m
performers Lee Buddle
Iain Grandage
David Pye
Gary Ridge
Cathie Travers
repertoire Gary Ridge
Warwick Bone
Lee Buddle
Saturday night in Bombay
Rocks sing by moonlight
Under the influenza

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into the SHIMMER HEAT Spare Parts Puppet Theatre
An opera for performance to young people, realised through the medium of puppetry.
venue/dates Short St Theatre, Fremantle
Friday July 19, 7:00 pm
performers Lee Buddle
Taryn Fiebig
David Pye
Sara Macliver
Aldo Di Toro
Shauna Weeks
Joanne Foley
Frank Italiano
winds
cello, keyboards, vocals
percussion
soprano
tenor
soprano
mezzo-soprano
bass
repertoire Buddle, Pye, Thomson into the SHIMMER HEAT (The Desert)

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Perth Zoo Family Day
A brief appearance to enhance the fun on the grounds of Perth Zoo.
venue/dates Perth Zoo Lawns
Saturday 26th September, 2.00 p.m - 4.00 p.m
performers Mark Cain
Amanda Dean
Dipaunka Macredes
David Pye
repertoire Cain, Craig, Dean, Pye
Gary Ridge
trad. arr Cain, Pye
Trash
Saturday night in Bombay
Gankino

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Musica Viva in Schools
venue/dates Sundry primary schools
Perth metropolitan area
June 26th - July 26th, 26 performances
performers Mark Cain
Amanda Dean
David Pye
Paul Tanner
repertoire Cain,Craig,Dean,Pye Trash

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Kellerberrin Festival
The Global Nomads ride again for a twilight performance on the lawns at the Kellerberrin Racecourse.
venue/dates Cuolahan Pavilion
Kellerberrin
Saturday November 2nd, 6.30 - 8.30 p.m
performers Lee Buddle
Mark Cain
Gandharva
Glenn Rogers
Peter Grayling
Gary Ridge
David Pye
winds
winds
electric bass
guitar
cello, mandocello
percussion
marimba, percussion
repertoire Mark Cain
Gary Ridge
Mark Cain
David Pye
Lee Buddle/David Pye
Lee Buddle/David Pye
Warwick Bone
David Pye
Lee Buddle/David Pye
Trad
Trad Macedonian piece
The last Rumanian piece
Saturday Night in Bombay
Celtic Bazaar
Just an inkwell for my uncle
Unison Lines
Wood, wind, earth, water
Rocks sing by moonlight
Lullaby
Wedding dance
Gaida piece
Agre Ludo

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Fremantle Arts Centre Courtyard Series
The Global Nomads return to Perth for this popular outdoor concert series.
venue/dates Fremantle Arts Centre
Sunday November 3rd, 2.00 - 4.00 p.m
performers Lee Buddle
Mark Cain
Gandharva
Glenn Rogers
Peter Grayling
Gary Ridge
David Pye
winds
winds
electric bass
guitar
cello, mandocello
percussion
marimba, percussion
repertoire Mark Cain
Gary Ridge
Mark Cain
David Pye
Lee Buddle/David Pye
Lee Buddle/David Pye
Warwick Bone
David Pye
Lee Buddle/David Pye
Trad
Trad Macedonian piece
The last Rumanian piece
Saturday Night in Bombay
Celtic Bazaar
Just an inkwell for my uncle
Unison Lines
Wood, wind, earth, water
Rocks sing by moonlight
Lullaby
Wedding dance
Gaida piece
Agre Ludo

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Festival Fremantle Club
A late night ambience gig - improvisation to suit the freewheeling Fremantle artistic community.
venue/dates Moore's Building, Fremantle
November 29th, 11.00 p.m
performers Lee Buddle
David Pye
Gary Ridge
Cathie Travers
repertoire Gary Ridge
Warwick Bone
Lee Buddle
Lee Buddle/David Pye
Lee Buddle/David Pye
Cathie Travers
Saturday night in Bombay
Rocks sing by moonlight
Just an inkling for an angklung
Unison Lines
Wood, wind, earth, water
Mother

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Recordings
Mizu to kori CD launch
This CD of West Australian percussion music commissioned and recorded by Nova between 1988 and 1995 was released on the Vox Australis label (an Australian Music Centre release with international distribution) in March 1996. The works on the recording were composed by Roger Smalley, Cathie Travers, Steven Benfall, Stuart Hille, Lee Buddle and Jennifer Fowler.
Inventions Master tape recording
The master tape of this 50' work, composed by David Pye, was commissioned by 2 Dance Plus and subsequently performed to 4000 school children. The music was also brought out on a limited edition cassette for sale in schools over the next couple of years.

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Commissions
into the SHIMMER HEAT Lee Buddle/David Pye/Phil Thomson
The first draft of this work was completed in June 1996. It received a two week workshop during September culminating in a public showing of sections of the work to an invited audience. The second draft was completed in December.