ANTON PETER KOCH

CURRICULUM VITAE

CREDITS

2016

Conchita Wurst - From Vienna With Love: Arranger.

Sydney Opera House Concert Hall.

Conductor: Guy Noble. Orchestra: Sydney Symphony Orchestra.

2015

The Divorce. Opera Australia: Additional Orchestration.

A 4 episode TV contemporary Australian soap opera aired on ABC TV.

Music: Elena Kats-Chernin. Libretto: Joanna Murray-Smith.

2013–2014

Strictly Ballroom: The Musical. Global Creatures Productions: Orchestrator.

Australian Stage Production. Director: Baz Luhrmann. Music Supervisor: Max Lambert.

Original Score and Arrangements: Elliot Wheeler.

2013

Theatre of the Horse. Rizer: Composer.

Opening of the outdoor amphitheatre at Royal Randwick Racecourse, Sydney.

Artistic Director: Ignatius Jones.

Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year. Rizer: Composer.

Star City Casino, Sydney.

Tony Hadley Australian Tour (Spandau Ballet): Orchestra Conductor.

Performances in Sydney, Perth and Melbourne.

2012

King Kong. Global Creatures Productions: Additional Orchestration.

Australian Stage Production.

Director: Daniel Kramer. Music Supervisor: Max Lambert.

2011

How to Train Your Dragon Arena Spectacular.

Global Creatures Productions: Additional Orchestration.

Music Supervisor: Max Lambert.

2011–2016

Adelaide Cabaret Festival: Arranger.

Including Peter and Jack (2015). Artistic Director: Barry Humphries.

Orchestra Conductor: Vanessa Scammell. Orchestra: Adelaide Symphony Orchestra.

2010

Hairspray. Paul Dainty, Dainty Consolidated Entertainment and Joel Perlman,
Roadshow Live: Additional Music, Arrangements and Transcripts.

Australian Stage Production. Directed and Conceived: David Atkins.

Music Supervisor: Max Lambert. Executive Producer: Christopher Green.

The Sydney Symphony Presents Best of Broadway: Arranger.

Orchestra Conductor: Guy Noble.

Starring: Rhonda Burchmore, Trisha Crowe, David Hobson and Todd McKenney.

Bali Agung. Bali Safari and Marine Park, Bali Theatre: Orchestrator.

Directed: Peter Wilson. Music: Chong Lim.

2009

City of Sydney Chinese New Year Parade: Composer of theme song ‘Red Lanterns Glowing’.

Lyrics: Jennifer Vuletic. Director: Darren Yap.

NRL Dally M Awards. Fox Sports and Cambridge Events: Composer.

Music Director: Guy Noble.

2008–2009

Australia Plays Broadway. Ross Mollison Productions: Arranger.

Gʼday USA Australia Week: Lincoln Centre, New York 2008, Carnegie Hall, New York 2009

(Orchestra: Adelaide Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Arvo Volmer).

Music Supervisor: Max Lambert.

2007–2014

Helpmann Awards. Live Performance Australia: Composer, Arranger.

Executive Producer: Jon Nichols. Music Supervisor: Max Lambert. Music Director: Vanessa Scammell. Televised live.

Carols in the Domain. Active TV: Arranger.

Televised live.

2007

Cultural Concert for World Leaders, Sydney Opera House. APEC Summit, Sydney: Arranger.

Artistic Director: Andrew Green. Conductor: Stuart Maunder.

2006

15th Asian Games Opening and Closing Ceremonies, Doha. David Atkins Enterprises: Composer, Arranger, Orchestrator, Orchestra Conductor.

Executive Producer: David Atkins. Music Director: Max Lambert.

2005

Lucky You. Warner Brothers Pictures: Score Co-ordinator, Orchestrator.

Director: Curtis Hanson. Music: Christopher Young. Los Angeles.

The Exorcism of Emily Rose. Sony Pictures: Score Co-ordinator, Orchestrator.

Director: Scott Derrickson. Music: Christopher Young. Los Angeles.

2004

Eureka. Essgee Entertainment for the 2004 Melbourne International Arts Festival: Arranger.

Book by Maggie May Gordon. Composer: Michael Harvey. Producers: Michael Harvey and Simon Gallaher. Director: Gale Edwards. Music Supervisor: Max Lambert. Music Director: Michael Tyack.

Australia’s Leading Ladies. Collier-Vickers Productions: Arranger.

Director: Nancye Hayes. Music Supervisor: Max Lambert. Orchestra Conductor: Julia de Plater.

Orchestra: The Queensland Orchestra.

COMMISSIONS AND PERFORMANCES

2016

PLEXUS. "Sonatina, Trio for Clarinet, Violin & Piano".

Elder Hall, Adelaide.

2015

Vivid Sydney. "Dance Practice". Cabaret option for Mission Control, The Star.

Music that accompanied the operation of searchlights on the roof of The Star.

"The Adventures of Sinbad Overture". Omaha Symphony. Conductor: Aram Demirjian.

2009

"The Adventures of Sinbad Overture". Houston Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Robert Franz.

2008–2012

Volume (Concert Series). "Demoniac, Intrada". Violin: Sarah Curro.

BMW Edge, Melbourne.

2004

Über den Dächern von Wien, Hauskonzert. "Quartet".

Members of the Vienna Symphony Orchestra.

DISCOGRAPHY

2016

Marina Prior & Mark Vincent. Together. Sony Music Entertainment Australia Pty Ltd: Arranger.

Orchestra Conductor: Guy Noble. Orchestra: Sydney International Orchestra.

2016

Sally Maer. Celtic Cello. Together. ABC Classics: Arranger.

With special guests Teddy Tahu Rhodes and David Hobson.

2011

Mark Vincent. Songs from the Heart. Sony Music Entertainment Australia Pty Ltd: Arranger.

Orchestra Conductor: Guy Noble. Orchestra: Sydney International Orchestra.

2010

Australian Girls Choir. ABC Classics. Chasing Rainbows: String Arrangements.

Mark Vincent. Compass. Sony Music Entertainment Australia Pty Ltd: Arranger.

Orchestra Conductor: Guy Noble. Orchestra: Sydney International Orchestra.

2009

David Hobson. Enchanted Way. ABC Classics: Arranger.

Orchestra Conductor: Benjamin Northey. Orchestra: Melbourne Symphony Orchestra.

2008

Adam Lopez. Till the End of Time. ABC Music: Arranger.

Classical Chill. ABC Classics: Composer: Reverie.

Orchestra Conductor: Sean OʼBoyle. Orchestra: Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra.

2006

Light the Way - Music from the Opening Ceremony of the 15th Asian Games Doha 2006: Arranger, Orchestrator.

Created and produced by David Atkins Enterprises for the Doha Asian Games Organising Committee.

2002

Soliloquy. ABC Classics: Composer: Reverie.

Orchestra Conductor: Sean OʼBoyle. Orchestra: Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra.

2000

Pixie Jenkins. True Blue Classics: A Celebration of the music of John Williamson. ABC Classics: Arranger, Orchestrator.

Orchestra Conductor: Sean OʼBoyle. Orchestra: Adelaide Symphony Orchestra.

1998

Judi Connelli and Suzanne Johnston. Perfect Strangers. ABC Classics: Arranger, Orchestrator.

Conductor: Guy Noble. Piano: Michael Tyack. Orchestra: Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra.

BOOK PUBLICATIONS

2014

The Nick Enright Songbook. Currency Press: Musical Consultant, Arranger, Score Preparation.

Edited: Peter Wyllie Johnston. Lyrics: Nick Enright. Music: Terence Clarke, Nick Enright, Glenn Henrich, Alan John, David King, Max Lambert.

AWARDS

2003

The Brian May Scholarship: Graduate Certificate in Scoring for Motion Pictures and Television. Thornton School of Music, University of Southern California, Los Angeles: Inaugural Recipient.

The Scholarship; established under the Will of the late Brian May, Australian film composer, who passed away on April 25, 1997; assists promising Australian film composers to study film scoring at an overseas educational institution.