List of works

Solo works

Monologue (2014) for solo e flat clarinet 5’, premiered by Justin Beere 11/2014 at the Australian National Academy of Music


The Paper Dolls (2015) for speaking violist 4’ premiered by Katie Yap, 3/2015 at ACMI


Liebeslied (2015) for solo viola 5’ premiered by Katie Yap 6/2019 at the Church of All Nations, Carlton (listen)

Pieces of isolation (2020) for solo violin 11', written for Erica Kennedy

Chamber music

Shapes (2017) for string quartet 11’ premiered by the Flinders Quartet 12/2017 at the Docklands City Library, Melbourne (listen)

Streams (2018) for wind quintet 10'

Out of Hibernation (2018/19) for string quartet 24’, premiered by the Flinders Quartet 2/2019 at the Monsalvat Barn (listen)

Portrait of Blood (2019) for mezzo soprano and string quartet 5’, premiered by Affinity Quartet and Lotte Betts-Dean 2/2020 in London

Orchestral music

If they knew (2019) for chamber orchestra 10’

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commissioned and premiered by the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, January 2020 as part of their Cybec Young Composer Program (performance details)


From Home, for string trio 15', written for Katie Yap

Bassoon Concerto, for solo bassoon and orchestra, written for Jack Schiller and the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra (performance details)

Pantomime (2020) for string orchestra 8', written for the Melbourne Chamber Orchestra for delayed premiere in 2021 TBA

Night Terrors (2020) for clarinet, cello and piano 12', written for Melbourne Chamber Players for delayed premiere in 2021 TBA, supported by the Australia Council

Impulses and Invention (2020) for bass trombone, percussion and electronics 14', written for Ossicle Duo and supported by the City of Melbourne COVID-19 Arts Grants, to be premiered on February 17

 © Matt Laing 2020