Paul Cutlan talks about his String Project

The versatility of The NOISE led me to employ their creativity as improvisers as well as their consummate skills as classical players.

The NOISE – Composed Noise

Exciting Sydney based string quartet, with a special love for improvised music. They’ve commissioned 7 Australian composers to create new works for string quartet that left open opportunities for improvisation & the element of chance.

The NOISE Spontaneous Improvisation

Improvisation in music goes back centuries and is one of the great traditions in jazz, in organ music and in particular among French organists. So here we have a different disc by four classical music graduates from Sydney who started…

Composed NOISE

Sydney based string quartet The NOISE have embarked on a Composed NOISE journey. They’ve commissioned 7 composers to write a work involving improvisation and held an event to share their journey and raise money. Watters Gallery in East Sydney is…

Crowd funded music

The growth of crowd funded channels and opportunities has grown since the start of sites like Kickstarter (US) and Pozible (Australia). However, the problem raised by many supporters of classical music is that they’re not tax deductible as the sites…