5 emerging composers. 5 new works. 5 minutes.

Immerse yourself in five unique compositions from emerging artists as they ask themselves the question What would you say if you had the mic to reach 100,000 Melburnians?

The result: 5x5x5

About 5x5x5

An award-winning Arts Centre Melbourne mentorship program, 5x5x5 gives emerging Victorian composers the chance to increase their skills, professional networks and public profiles. Under the direction of Artistic Mentor Dr Calvin Bowman, each participant has created an original composition of five minutes. The compositions were recorded at ABC Studios Southbank and performed with the support of Melbourne Youth Orchestra.


Composers: Imogen Cygler, Jessamie Kaitler, Timothy Mallis, Alex Owens & Daniel Riley
Writers: Imogen Cygler, Amelia Evans, Tim Hassall, Morgan Rose & Chi Vu
Piano: Dr Calvin Bowman (except Imogen Cygler on Beyond the Sound)
Violin: Emma Amery
Cello: Sarah Wang
Clarinet: Liam Murphy
Vocalists : Olivia Federow-Yemm – I Have...
Alex Toussait-Jackson – Recognition and Soapbox
Dean Fisher - The Dream Is Not Yet Realised
Imogen Cygler – Beyond the Sound

Recorded and Mixed by Christopher Lawson at ABC Southbank

Produced with the support of Melbourne Youth Orchestra

Artistic Mentor: Dr Calvin Bowman
ACM Intern: Tim Hassall
Website: Gabrielle Sing

Creative Producer: Joshua Cowie

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