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WALLPAPER MUSIC 4 (2020). Bowed Piano. 33:00.

A new instalment in the Wallpaper Music Series!

Commissioned by Brisbane Festival, premiered at the Old Museum, 13 September 2020.

DRAGON LADIES DON'T WEEP (2020). Prepared piano, toy piano, toys, and percussion. 70:00.

A sonic portrait of Margaret Leng Tan

Created in collaboration with director Tamara Saulwick, dramaturg Heng Leun Kok, and video artist Nick Roux.

Produced by Chamber Made and CultureLink Singapore. Premiered at AsiaTopa Festival, Arts Centre Melbourne.

THREE PIANOS and SOUNDING THE VALLEY (2019). Three pianos. 6:00 / 8:00

Composed for and premiered by Michael Kieran Harvey, Arabella Teniswood-Harvey, and the composer.

HOLLOWS OUT OF TIME (2018). Prepared Piano and String Quartet.  40:00.

Composed for Camerata String Quartet and the composer.  Commissioned by Bruce and Jocelyn Wolfe for the inagural performance of OurLagavulin, a new venue at Harrigans Lane. Premiered Easter 2018.

84 PIANOS (2017). 84 pianos.  30:00.

Composed for World Science Festival 2017, utilising all the pianos in the Queensland Conservatorium. 

Commissioned by Griffith University for 100 Ways to Listen.


DANNY BOY ADRIFT IN THE RISING TIDE (2016).  Vocalizing pianist. 9:30.

Dedicated to Lisa Moore and our Irish roots.

ALL'S GRIST THAT COMES TO THE MILL (2016). 16 Pianos in a purpose-built tower in the forest.  47:00.

Commissioned by Bruce and Jocelyn Wolfe.  Premiered at The Piano Mill, near Stanthorpe, NSW.

DOWN THE RABBIT HOLE (2015).  Toy Piano.  3:00.

Composed for Stanley Wong's Alice 150 project.  Premiered 14 May 2016 at Hong Kong Sheung Wan Civic Center Theatre.

THE LITTLE TOY PIANO BOOK (2014). Toy Piano.  21:00.

Composed just for fun.



Composed for the Viney-Grinberg Piano Duo with support from Australia Council.  Premiered 27 March 2015 at Campbelltown Arts Centre, NSW.

GOSSAMER WINGS (2013). Toy piano, flute, clarinet, percussion, violin, cello. 10:00.

Composed Margaret Leng Tan with support from the Australia Council for the Arts.  Premiered 5 Oct 2013 at the Festival of Toy Music, Brisbane Powerhouse.

THREE SECRET GARDENS (2011). Toy piano and Saxophone Quartet. 6:00.

Premiered by Continuum Sax & the composer at Queensland Conservatorium, Brisbane, 19 Oct 2011.

FOUR PLACES IN QUEENSLAND (2009). Solo Piano. 63:00.

Composed for Stephen Emmerson, Liam Viney, Kylie Davidson with support from Civitella Ranieri Foundation. Premiered at Queensland Conservatorium, 5 June 2009.


Prepared piano and percussion quartet.  24:00.Commissioned by Conrad Gargett Architecture for Queensland Conservatorium. Premiered at Queensland Conservatorium, 5 October 2007


KICKING UP THE COBWEBS (2006). Pipe organ. 13:00.

Commissioned by Melbourne City Council for the Melbourne Town Hall organ. Premiered at Double Venturi multi-media event, "The Current," 4 June 2006.


OLD MACDONALD'S YELLOW SUBMARINE (2004). Prepared piano, toy piano & percussion / 15:00.

Commissioned by the Australia Council for the Arts for Margaret Leng Tan.

Premiered by Margaret Leng Tan at the San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival, 13 March 2005.

Released by Mode Records.


TWO SICHUAN FOLKSONGS (2002). Prepared piano. 9:00.

Premiered by the composer at Adelaide Studio 520.  Released by Clocked Out.

THREE LATIN RHYTHMS (2002).  Prepared piano.  9:45.

Premiered by the composer at Rechabite Hall, Melbourne.  Released by Clocked Out.

© 2019 Erik Griswold.