Emma Carlé studied composition with John Psathas, Jack Body, John Young and Ross Harris at Victoria University, Wellington, where she gained a BMus(Hons) and a BA in criminology. Her interests were mainly in music of non-western traditions and while at university, she was a member of Javanese gamelan ensemble Padhang Moncar, which has appeared in some of her compositions. Emma is now based in Gore, working as a journalist for a farming newspaper, and is no longer composing.
for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, double bass and percussion, 1m
for chromatic gamelan and saxophone quartet, 5m
for three violins and Javanese bonang, 5m
electroacoustic work, 9m
for chamber ensemble, 1m
for violin, harp and piano, 5m
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