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Anthony Pateras (b.1979) is a composer, pianist and electronic musician, active in exploratory music since the late 1990s. His current work focuses on electro-acoustic orchestration, temporal hallucination and sound phenomena.

He is the author of over 70 works for varying combinations of instruments and electronics ranging from solo to orchestra, as well as releasing over 30 albums on Tzadik, Editions Mego, Ipecac & his own Immediata imprint.

Pateras currently has four bands: the North of North trio with trumpet virtuoso Scott Tinkler and violinist Erkki Veltheim, electro-acoustic duos with eRikm and Jérôme Noetinger, and a trio with clarinetist Anthony Burr & composer Rohan Drape.

Anthony also produces two studio projects: tetema with drummer Will Guthrie, vocalist Mike Patton and Veltheim, and Astrids with Swiss singer/visual artist Asi Föcker.

Pateras was the recipient of the Ian Potter Composer Fellowship (2008), the Montalvo Artist Residency (2010), has represented Australia twice at the UNESCO Rostrum of Composers (2004, 2011), was a Myer Foundation Creative Fellow (2014-16) and with Valerio Tricoli, recieved a Giga-Hertz Produktionspreis for acousmatic and electroacoustic music from ZKM Karlsruhe (2017).

In 2018, he was a fellow at Akademie Schloss Solitude in Stuttgart, and received support from the APRA Art Music Fund and the Creative Victoria Creator’s Fund.

Aside from frequently touring himself, Pateras’ work is regularly performed and broadcast worldwide.


Extended Bio (Sep 2018)


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