Homophonic! presents RESPECT (Homophonic! and the Consort of Melbourne)
24th July 2022 
Leaps and Bounds Music Festival
Fitzroy Town Hall Reading Room, Melbourne // Tickets
Homophonic! is bringing the disco ball to the Fitzroy Town Hall and celebrating the long and proud history of queer musical artistry with a program written by, for, and about lgbtiq+ victorians. Presenting for the first time, 5 works from the RESPECT commissioning project, telling the stories of LGBTIQ+ elders through music.
Written by Louisa Trewartha, Caerwen Martin, Meta Cohen, and premieres by Naima Fine and Andrew Aronowicz; these works for voices and strings are inspired through intergenerational conversations between composers and the elders being recognised. They are emotional, powerful storytelling; maintaining our shared cultural queer history through music, humour, and a healthy dose of shared outrage.
Directed and Presented by Homophonic! Artistic Director Miranda Hill.; performed by The Consort of Melbourne and the Homophonic! string quintet.
Homophonic! presents RESPECT is part of On the Road Again, a Victorian Government initiative to bring live music back across the state.
Queer Love Songs (Divisi Chamber Singers, Coady Green) 
2nd July 2022
Chapel off Chapel, Prahran, Melbourne // Tickets 
Divisi Chamber Singers present the world premiere of Meta's ABC-Commissioned Song Cycle 'a love is a love is a love', along with works by Cameron Lam, Caerwen Martin and Joseph Twist. 'a love is a love is a love' will be broadcast on ABC Classic in 2022. 
This premiere is taking place with the support of the Lieder Society of Victoria. 
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Spectrum Album Launch (Divisi Chamber Singers, Coady Green)
18th & 19th March 2022
MC Showroom, Prahran, Melbourne // Tickets
As part of Chamber Music Week at the MC Showroom, Divisi debuts Spectrum, Australia’s first-ever complete album of queer classical music by local LGBTQIA+ composers. Join us for a celebration of the album’s release and hear a performance of works from the album alongside other pieces by queer composers.
Meta's piece (i)dentity features on the album, and this concert will also include the world premiere of one movement of Meta's new ABC-Commissioned work, which will be recorded by ABC Classic in mid-2022. 
Spectrum can be pre-ordered here
Letter to Kamilla Album Launch (Mosaic Voices)
20th March 2022
New West End Synagogue, London // Tickets
Meta's work Sim Shalom is featured on Mosaic Voices' new album Letter to Kamilla: Music in Jewish Memory.
This is the first ever live concert from British vocal group, Mosaic Voices that features all the tracks from their acclaimed new album 'Letter to Kamilla'. "Moving, soulful and meditative", this will be an evening of ancient and beautiful Jewish song, performed in the glorious setting of the stunning 19th century New West End Synagogue in Bayswater, London.
Listen to the album here
Homophonic! Presented by Bendigo Pride Festival 
(Homophonic! and Consort of Melbourne)
20th March 2022 
The Engine Room, Bendigo // Tickets
Homophonic! is bringing the disco ball to the concert hall, celebrating homosexual harmonies and sapphic symphonists, and the work of Australian queer composers. Featuring the Homophonic! string quintet, the transcendent Consort of Melbourne vocal ensemble, and presented by Artistic Director Miranda Hill. “Homophonic! is a magical experience that produces nothing less than musical utopia”- Stage Whispers. 
This concert will feature the world premiere of Meta's work Swerve for vocal ensemble and string quintet. 
promiscuous/cities
wreckedAllprods production, as part of the British Council's UK/Australia Season
20 - 24th June 2022
Embassy Theatre, London // Tickets
They’ve written endless songs about this city.
Can you feel the street’s pulse, how it rushes through your veins like a drug?
He’s in trouble, she’s falling in love, they’re cheating, she’s trapped and he’s alone.
But keep moving since we mustn’t fall behind.
Stay connected- don’t want to miss out.
promiscuous/cities composes a symphony of a night in a big city where each of us is frantically maintaining the myth of ourselves we’ve created. Yet underneath the vision of us we peddle on social media – like! – there is an aching distance between us.
Playwright Lachlan Philpott asks: How can we know a city when we don’t even know ourselves?
HERD
30th November - 10th December 2022
Theatre Works, Melbourne // Tickets
When and how do many voices become one?
What happens when they do?
When does group become herd?
And how do we tell communal stories for an endlessly heterogeneous group of people?

HERD is a new work of queer music theatre. Springing off Lachlan Philpott’s 21-year-old play Bison, this new work expands outwards, opening up from its original metaphor for the gay male herd to consider herding and herdlike behaviours, kinship, discrimination and isolation in the wider LGBTQIA+ community.

HERD lays claim to queer history, insisting it be visible and seeking to memorialise those lost to stigma, illness, violence and ignorance. An unapologetic provocation for our times, HERD sharply examines what it means to be part of ‘the queer community’. 

Are we all in it together? 

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