Dr. Edward Primrose is a composition graduate from the Canberra School of Music (ANU). Recipient of the ASME Young Composers Award and numerous Australia Council awards, Edward has been widely commissioned. He spent several years in the UK and France as composer for theatre, dance, video and film. He has conducted opera, symphonic, choral and chamber works as well as numerous film score recordings.
Composer of symphonies, instrumental, choral and electroacoustic works, an opera, music for theatre, radio drama and dance plus numerous scores for films and documentaries. He completed the Graduate Certificate in Teaching Creative Practice, then completed his PhD in musical dramaturgy. He specialises in music theory and composition, in particular music for film.
Edward has been teaching at tertiary, secondary and industry level for over 25 years.
Composition and Musical DramaturgyUniversity of Newcastle
2007 - 2014
Graduate Certificate in Teaching Creative PracticeAustralian Film Television & Radio School
2010 - 2010
Music Composition & PIanoANU (Canberra School of Music)
1976 - 1978
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Free introductory lesson
Free introductory lesson on all subjects.
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Piano - up to intermediate standard (c.a. AMEB 5)
Covers historical models in theory, harmony, and orchestration.
Exploration of composition topics
Basic analysis - form and style
Covers all HSC material for extra tutoring
Harmony and counterpoint.
Analysis (based on Schoenberg's Structural Functions of Harmony)
Developing a personal voice.
(NB This could be in any style)
From English language improvement for non-English speakers to an exploration of English language theatre and prose.
Music technology - from rudiments to advanced programming.
Software sequencer principles
- Lesson Type:
- One to One
- In Group
- Lesson Language:
- ESL , French
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