Archive | Non-traditional research outputs

L’Esprit du Feu: Introduction

Operatic work in Tahitian language, by Geoffroy Colson, libretto by Gabriel Cavallo. Non-Traditional Research Output. L’Esprit du Feu: Te Vārua o te Auahi is a creative operatic work aiming at embodying the potential sustainability of indigenous Pacific Islands cultures within a changing environment. The project delivers a highly creative artwork combining operatic singing with French Polynesian […]

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Taʻaroa

Colson, G. 2013. Taʻaroa. IRMA, The University of Sydney Sydney Conservatorium of Music – Centenary Commissioning Project World Premiere on 2 May, 2013 at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. Non-Traditional Research Output (IRMA, The University of Sydney, 2013). TAʻAROA, an eight-minute piece by Geoffroy Colson, for nonet (Trumpet, French Horm, Trombone, Tuba, Alto Sax, Baritone […]

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Tales from Tahiti

2016. Tales From Tahiti [Digital album]. CDBaby. Contemporary jazz meets traditional Tahitian music in unique and colorful musical tales Tales from Tahiti comprises five original intercultural compositions for jazz quintet bridging Tahitian musical heritage with jazz and improvisation. For his latest release, Geoffroy Colson sought out the talents of Australian musicians, including drummer and percussionist […]

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