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Nick Ashwood

24/2/1990, Sydney based, Artist, Curator, Composer, Improviser and Performer.

Education:

2018 – The University of Tasmania, Masters of Music,

2017 – the University of Tasmania, Bachelor of Music with Honours 

Selected performances:

2020 – Soundout festival, ACT  – 180º (Jim Denley & Amanda Stewart) & quintet with (Annette Krebs, Rhys Butler and Laura Altman)

2020 – Make It Up Club online concert #14 – Duo with Laura Altman

2020 -Avantwhatever festival, MEL – Splinter Orchestra, Gesture & Suerte

2020 -Make It Up Club online concert Splinter Orchestra (upcoming)

2020 -Liquid Architecture, Disclaimer, MEL –  proposals from the future – score club (upcoming) 

2019  – Audio Foundation Tour of New Zealand, Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch – 180º (Jim Denley & Amanda Stewart)

2019 – Inland series, MEL  – 180º (Jim Denley & Amanda Stewart)

2018 – Dark Mofo, TAS – Harry Smith, American Magus film Score improvisation with Greg Kingston 

2018 – Mona Foma Festival, TAS – Trio with Jim Denley & Roseland Hall

2018 – Ah Um festival, TAS –  Soundwalk performance with Dale Gorfinkel  & Jim Denley 

2018 – Mona Museum of Old and New Art, TAS – trio with Isabelle Duthoit (FRA) & Franz Hautzinger (AUT)

2018 – Nights at Tempe #12, SYD – Duo with Laura Altman

2017 – Dark Mofo -Panopticon TAS – Solo performance

2017 –Mona Museum of Old and New Art, TAS  – Duo with Jason Karn 

2017 – Sonic series – Peacock Theatre, TAS – Duo with Robbie Avinaim 

2017 – Bundanon Trust Siteworks, SYD – The Splinter Orchestra 

2017 – Hobiennale festival, TAS – solo performance 

2017 – Mona Museum of Old and New Art, TAS – Trio with Cor Fuhler & Jim Denley 

Selected Discography: 

2020 – ​Laura Altman & Nick Ashwood – Battery  – Caterpliller/Splitrec

2020 – Alexandra Spence / Dale Gorfinkel / Nick Ashwood  – By the Creek – Caterpliller/Splitrec 

2020 – Splinter OrchestraDandry Gorge – Caterpliller/Splitrec 

2020 – Johnny Chang – Harmoniumwörth Partitions & Resonances

2020 –  Nick Ashwood – Unfolding/Overlay – Inexhaustible Editions 

2019 – ​180º ( Jim Denley & Amanda Stewart)  – Submental​ – Splitrec 

Video:

2020 – Nick Ashwood & Laura Altman – Make It Up Club 

2020 – Splinter Orchestra, Gesture & Suerte

2019 – Nick Ashwood Unfolding/Overlay

2018 – 180º Live at Moonah Arts Centre – Hobart

2018 – Splinter Orchestra at the Pilliga 

Residencies:

2018 – Pilliga forest week-long recordings with the Splinter Orchestra, SYD

2018 – Tone list Sounding together, WA

2017 –  Siteworks Bundanon trust weeklong Siteworks project with the Splinter Orchestra, SYD

Teaching: 

2018-2019 – University of Tasmania riawunna centre in which I worked one on one torturing Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander students that were studying at the conservatorium of music.

2019 – Sonic Improvisation Workshop with Jim Denley and Amanda Stewart (TAS)

2019 –  Audio Foundation Improvisation Workshop in New Zealand with Jim Denley and Amanda Stewart

2018 – Sonic Improvisation Workshop with Isabelle Duthoit (FRA) and Franz Hautzinger (AUT) (TAS) 

2017 –  Sonic Improvisation Workshop with Cor Fuhler (TAS) 

Selected Curated Events:

2020 – Nights at Tempe, SYD

2019 – Splinter Magic festival, SYD

2019 – Make it up Club, Splitrec Night, MEL

2016- 2019 – Sonic improvised music series 1- 15, TAS

2018 – Ah Um festival Jazz and improvised music, cinema one Hobart, TAS