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Totally Huge New Music Festival


As Tura New Music celebrates the company’s 30th year of operation, the Totally Huge New Music Festival (THNMF) surprises yet again with its freshness and vitality. Across an exciting landscape of new music practice, this kaleidoscope of expression via the medium of sound will take audiences on a unique and captivating journey – one that is expansive, ear opening and enriching.

The 13th THNMF features internationally acclaimed artists Anne LeBaron(USA), Kouhei Harada (Japan) and Rick Snow (USA) alongside Australian new music leaders Speak Percussion (Melbourne), Ross Bolleter (Perth) DecibelNewMusic (Perth/Melb), Chris Tonkin (Perth), Lawrence English (Brisbane), Callum G'Froerer (Perth/Berlin) and Catherine Ashley - Harpist (Perth).

19 Oct | Festival Launch
20 Oct | Mississippi Swan – Daybew (20 - 29 Oct) | Anne LeBaron - iMprov Workshop
21 Oct | A wave and waves Workshops (21 & 22 Oct) | Fluid Territory By Rick Snow | Club Huge 2017.1 - Schack-Arnott [VIC], LeBaron [USA] & more
22 Oct | DCC: Glitch by Harada, Matsumoto, Sasagawa
23 Oct | Breaking Out - Young Composers Night
24 Oct | Electronic Concerto
25 Oct | Fluorophone
26 Oct | Aeon (26 - 29 Oct) | Totally Huge Conference | Quarry Music | Club Huge 2017.2 - Dan Thorpe [SA], Ben Carey [NSW] & more
27 Oct | Strung by Anne LeBaron
28 Oct | Phenomena by Callum G’Froerer | Club Huge 2017.3 - kiek [JPN], Erik Griswold [QLD] & more
29 Oct | A wave and waves 

Internationally the Totally Huge New Music Festival has developed as a key new music event. This biennial Festival is a vital platform that brings the world to Western Australia to connect with our artists and vice versa. The exchange of sounds and ideas that result from the THNMF feed the innovation, development and profile of our contemporary artists.

Venues // Subiaco Arts Centre | Perth Cultural Centre | Perth Town Hall | Paper Mountain | Midland Railway Workshops | University of Western Australia | WA Academy of Performing Arts | PICA | State Library of WA | Secret Location...

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Tura New Music’s annual program is supported by the State Government through the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries, in association with Lotterywest and The Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding advisory body.

Tura gratefully acknowledges all of the Totally Huge sponsors and partners.


Event starts
Thursday 19 October, 2017
Event Ends
Sunday 29 October, 2017
Tura New Music
Venue Address
180 Hamersley Rd, Subiaco

Western Australia, Perth

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