Boom! International Festival of Percussion presents

Electronica vs/loves Percussa

Dialogue & Demo - Live Online

6 Oct 2022

IMPORTANT UPDATE 9 AUGUST: This event has been cancelled.

Beaming into the Everest Theatre from Melbourne, Australia, internationally renowned composer, Cat Hope, explores the nexus between electronic and live sounds, in conversation with Boom! Artistic Director, Ian Cleworth.

Cat will join live via video; Ian will appear live in person.

If you have access needs, please call the Box Office on 02 9061 5344 to book tickets.

Cat Hope is a composer, sound artist, performer, songwriter, and noise artist. She is a classically trained flautist, vocalist, and bassist, and is the artistic director of Decibel new music ensemble.

She is a Civitella Ranieri and Churchill Fellow, and her recent opera, Speechless, won an Australian Art Music Award in 2020. Her 2017 monograph CD, Ephemeral Rivers (Hat[Art]Hut), won the German Record Critics prize that year, when Gramophone Magazine called her "one of Australia’s most exciting and individual creative voices."

Cat is Professor of Music at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia, and has composed and written about numerous pieces for percussion, in particular her use of animated graphic notations.

Presenting Artist Cat Hope 

We are a registered COVID-Safe business with measures in place to make your next Seymour visit safe and enjoyable. You can find out more about our safety measures here, and we will also send safety information directly to you prior to your visit. To ensure we can reach you, we recommend checking that your contact information is up to date.

Everest Theatre

Thu 6 Oct 5:30pm

60 minutes (no interval). 

All Tickets $20

$6 transaction fee applies.

If you are booking with a Parents NSW voucher, please note multiple vouchers can be used per transaction, up to a total transaction amount of $250. Vouchers can only be redeemed when booking online. Read more.

Electronica vs/love Percussa is available to purchase as part of a Boom! Festival Pass. Buy a Festival Pass to access all seven days of Boom! events at Seymour Centre and Sydney Town Hall, excluding participant access to workshops, for a total price of just $350 (adult price), $300 (concession price), or $250 (full-time student price).

Recommended for ages 16+. Flash photography prohibited. 

The only authorised ticket seller for this event is Seymour Centre. If you purchase from an unauthorised seller, you risk that your tickets may be fake or invalid.

Program details for this event are subject to change. If any changes are made, this page will be updated accordingly. Please check back for the latest information before your event.

Cat Hope is a composer, sound artist, performer, songwriter, and noise artist. She is a classically trained flautist, vocalist, and bassist, and is the artistic director of Decibel new music ensemble.

She is a Civitella Ranieri and Churchill Fellow, and her recent opera, Speechless, won an Australian Art Music Award in 2020. Her 2017 monograph CD, Ephemeral Rivers (Hat[Art]Hut), won the German Record Critics prize that year, when Gramophone Magazine called her "one of Australia’s most exciting and individual creative voices."

Cat is Professor of Music at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia, and has composed and written about numerous pieces for percussion, in particular her use of animated graphic notations.

Everest Theatre

Thu 6 Oct 5:30pm

60 minutes (no interval). 

All Tickets $20

$6 transaction fee applies.

If you are booking with a Parents NSW voucher, please note multiple vouchers can be used per transaction, up to a total transaction amount of $250. Vouchers can only be redeemed when booking online. Read more.

Electronica vs/love Percussa is available to purchase as part of a Boom! Festival Pass. Buy a Festival Pass to access all seven days of Boom! events at Seymour Centre and Sydney Town Hall, excluding participant access to workshops, for a total price of just $350 (adult price), $300 (concession price), or $250 (full-time student price).

Recommended for ages 16+. Flash photography prohibited. 

The only authorised ticket seller for this event is Seymour Centre. If you purchase from an unauthorised seller, you risk that your tickets may be fake or invalid.

Presenting Artist Cat Hope 

We are a registered COVID-Safe business with measures in place to make your next Seymour visit safe and enjoyable. You can find out more about our safety measures here, and we will also send safety information directly to you prior to your visit. To ensure we can reach you, we recommend checking that your contact information is up to date.

Program details for this event are subject to change. If any changes are made, this page will be updated accordingly. Please check back for the latest information before your event.

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