New Music by Queer Composers

Homophonic! is bringing the disco ball to the concert hall and celebrating queer stories by writing them down, and singing them out loud.

Featuring the premiere of an electro-acoustic exploration of the joyful rebellion of queer women ageing written by Sophie Rose performed by soprano Judith Dodsworth; winner of the Midsumma-Homophonic! Pride Prize; new works inspired by senior members of the LGBTIQ+ community, and premiere of “The Unknown Swimmer” by Kevin March, developed at UKARIA.

Come and experience the fabulous sounds of todays LGBTIQ+ composers! 

“Homophonic! creates nothing less than musical utopia.” – Stage Whispers
Winner of the 2023 APRA/AMCOS Art Music Award 

Directed and presented by Miranda Hill

Performed by the Consort of Melbourne, and the Homophonic! Chamber Ensemble

Soprano Soloist: Judith Dodsworth

Access Information:
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Audio Description: Friday 9th February, 7.30pm

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Relaxed Performance: Saturday 10th February, 2.00pm

Visual rating 50%: Events are partly subtitled or include dialogue, background music and/or sounds, so d/Deaf and hard of hearing audiences can have some engagement with the event.

Aural Rating 100%: Entirely sound-based with no visual elements and can be fully experienced by blind or low vision audiences.

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Homophonic! is assisted by the Australian Government through Creative Australia, its principal arts investment and advisory body.