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Rachel E. Merton

Rank #1 AU Brisbane, QLD, AU Classical / Instrumental / Classical Cro...


Sounds Like: Erik Satie, Debussy, Peter Sculthorpe, Kabalevsky, Zoe Keating

Bio: Brisbane based composer, Rachel Merton (b.1984) began studying composition from 12 years of age at the Young Conservatorium of Music. Merton studied with Stephen Leek for 5 years, right through to her Bachelor of Music in Composition with Dr Stephen Cronin, which she received in 2005 at the Queen... See Full Bio

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  • Sat

    Aug 9

    Cleveland, QLD, AU | 7:15pm

    Cleveland, QLD, AU
    Sat Aug 09 7:15pm
  • Sat

    Jun 21

    Brisbane, QLD, AU | 10:30am
    Fete de la Musique
    Brisbane, QLD, AU
    Sat Jun 21 10:30am


    Join us for the Fete de la Musique festival this Saturday the 21st of June in Brisbane CBD. Ekstasis will be performing @ Queen St Mall 10:30am Saint John's Cathedral 12:15pm and Roma Street Station Concourse Platform 2. at 2:30pm. See you there!

  • 2013

    Dec 6

    Thornlands, QLD, AU | 8:00pm
    BayFM 100.3 Interview 8pm
    Thornlands, QLD, AU
    Fri Dec 06, 2013 8:00pm


    Presented by Graeme Hyland. Indulge your love of classical music with Compact Classics on Mondays 8-10pm. Will feature an interview with Rachel Merton.

  • 2013

    Nov 16

    Chatswood, NSW, AU | 7:00pm
    The Concourse
    Chatswood, NSW, AU
    Sat Nov 16, 2013 7:00pm


    Willoughby Symphony presents INSPIRED BEGINNINGS ON The Concourse, Conducted by STEPHEN MOULD with Guest Soloist BRENDA JONES Saturday 16 November, 7pm Sunday 17 November, 2pm Pre-Concert Talk: 50 minutes prior to each performance The Concourse – Concert Hall 409 Victoria Avenue, Chatswood Beethoven: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage 2013 Fine Music 102.5/Willoughby Symphony Young Composer Award Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2 in F Minor Mendelssohn: Die erste Walpurgisnacht Stephen Mould, the Chair of Operatic Studies at the Conservatorium of Music returns to conduct the final concert for 2013. Brenda Jones who has previously appeared with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra and Australian Chamber Orchestra will perform Chopin’s Piano Concerto No. 2, written by Chopin at 20 years of age. Die erste Walpurgisnacht was composed when Mendelssohn was only 22 and is considered one of the most beautiful and lyrical works for orchestra and choir. This spectacular event includes the presentation of the 2013 Fine Music 102.5/Willoughby Symphony Young Composer Award.

  • 2013

    Feb 19

    Redland City, QLD, AU | 7:15pm
    CWA Hall
    Redland City, QLD, AU
    Tue Feb 19, 2013 7:15pm


    Open Rehearsal to interested musicians and supporters who would like to become performing members and committee members. Have a play, maybe you will stay! :)

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  • Killing Boredom (Artist) Killing Boredom
    What's up!!! Just dropping by to show some LOVE!!! Great music you have going on there, keep on KILLING IT!!!
  • MR SLIC (Artist) MR SLIC
    Excellent music digging the sound.. stopping thru to show some LUV to the movement.. Hit my FOLLOW button on my pg.. twitter and Instagram @mr_slic 1LUV ~SLIC~
  • Marco De Luca (Artist) Marco De Luca
    Hi,great music,if you want,support me on facebook clicking "I like".See you soon. http://www.facebook.com/pages/Marco-De-Luca/108812972482919
  • Simon Hussey/Cottonbud Bench Pressers (Artist) Simon Hussey/Cottonb...
    What an awesome talent you are Rachel! These compositions are just magical, arranged with such amazing finesse! Wishing you much success always! Simon :)
  • MikeWhitePresents (Artist) MikeWhitePresents
    Fantastic playlist Rachel..I just love the warmth, dynamic and climbing, melodic richness of "world was finally right"..what a superb piece of writing and orchestration. M...
  • Extreme Dream (Artist) Extreme Dream
    stopping by to show some support, to you and your music. beautiful compositions here, with great melodies and dynamic orchestration. i just pushed PLAY ALL today and really...
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