Publications, Radio/TV Interviews, Invited Talks etc

 Research Reports/Monographs | Refereed Articles | Unpublished Conference Presentations | Research Seminar Presentations | Lecture Course Notes for Internal/External Studies | Technical Reports | Policies/Reports/Reviews/Newsletters/Miscellaneous | Radio/TV Interviews | Articles/compositions published by | Citations/critiques in books/newspapers/articles etc about | Invited Talks/Addresses | Interdisciplinary Collaboration
  • " major publications with an asterisk (*).
  • Ý all items indicated below are sole author except where indicated as appropriate.
  • § For a number of creative or artistic works included here, see critiques of those works- including some extracts at item "What the critics said" below.

Research Reports/Monographs

Pompili, C., "The Ins and Outs of Composition: A Personal Perspective", in The University of New England Research Report 1994, Publications Office, 22-3.


Refereed Articles

Pompili, C., 1993 "Alpha Centauri: Ozcomp in Europe." Sounds Australian Journal 37 (Autumn 1993): 57-58.

Pompili, C., 1992 "An Emotional Geography of Australian Composition&emdash;Claudio Pompili", (invited submission) eds Ian Shanahan and Christopher Dench, Sounds Australian Journal, No. 34, Winter, 26.

Ellis, C., Alter, A., Eakins, R, Ghandar, A., Goldsworthy, G., Halton, R., and Pompili, C., 1992 "Thinking Performance", Sounds Australian Journal, No. 24, 19&endash;23 (15% contribution).

Pompili, C., 1983 "Interface", Artlink, 3(5), November/December.

Pompili, C., 1983 "Art and Technology", Artlink, 3(4), September/October.

Pompili, C., 1983 "Contemporary Music&emdash;a New Move", Artlink, 3(2), May/June.


Unpublished Conference Presentations

Pompili, C., 2000 "Music and Technology", Paper presented and 4th Session led by author at Musicological Society of Australia (MSA) Study Weekend, Faculty and Conservatorium of Music, University of Newcastle, 11&endash;12 November. Summary of presentation reported in MSA Newsletter, no.54, March 2001, pp.27&endash;28.

Pompili, C., 1994 "Technical Considerations, Notational Strategies and Performance Implications: towards the premiere performance of Ah, amore che se n'andò nell'aria!", Postgraduate Conference, Faculty of Creative Arts, University of Wollongong, 13 October. (Submitted but not presented because of illness.)

Pompili, C., 1989 "Ophelia: Woman or Wimp? (or Daddy was a nice guy… really). Reflections on the composition and interpretation implications of Songs for Ophelia", Musicological Society of Australia XIIth National Musicological Conference, 24&endash;7 September, UNE.


Research Seminar Presentations

Pompili, C., 2000, "Music and Technology&emdash;The Convergence of Print, Synthesis and Audio Media", presentation and discussion convenor, Musicological Society of Australia Newcastle Study Weekend, Faculty and Conservatorium of Music, University of Newcastle, 11 November 2000.

Pompili, C., 1998 "My Compositional Style and Influences", Staff and Undergraduate Student Seminar, Faculty of Creative Arts, University of Wollongong, May.

Pompili, C., 1996 "Profile of my Influences and Compositions", Staff and Undergraduate Student Composition Seminar of School of Music, The Victorian College of the Arts, The University of Melbourne, 4 September.

Pompili, C., 1996 "Profile of my Influences and Compositions", Staff, Under- and Postgraduate Student Composition Seminar (extended) of Faculty of Music, The University of Melbourne, 2 September.

Pompili, C., 1996 "Methodology in Composition: Problem-solving, APIE (Assess, Plan, Implement, Evaluate) and Two Case Studies (Lo spazio stellato si riflette in suoni… and the 'black art' of CD mastering: Claudio Pompili&emdash;SPAZIO), Postgraduate School, Department of Music, UNE, 23&endash;4 February.

Pompili, C., 1996 "Workshop on Music and Information Technologies", Postgraduate School, UNE. Two-hour workshop for staff and postgraduate students, 23 February.

Pompili, C., 1994 "My Compositional Style and Influences", Postgraduate Seminar, Faculty of Creative Arts, University of Wollongong, 1 September.

Pompili, C., 1994 "Presentation of Charles Southwood's 'Composer Profile' programme broadcast on ABC Classic-FM and Mr Southwood's 'performance'", Postgraduate School, Department of Music, UNE, 26 February.

Pompili, C., 1994 "Profile of my Influences and Compositions", Staff and Student Composition Seminar of School of Composition, Sydney Conservatorium of Music, The University of Sydney, 7 September.

Pompili, C., 1994 "Research Room Computer: Hardware and Software Environment including Storage and Networking", Postgraduate Seminar, Department of Music, UNE, 28 February.

Pompili, C., 1993 "Background influences and composition of La Madonna Emigrante (1992) radio drama commissioned by the ABC", Art Museum Armidale. Public Presentation under auspices of the Department of Aboriginal and Multicultural Studies, UNE and New England Regional Art Museum (NERAM), 13 April.

Pompili, C., 1993 "Study Leave Report and Discussion of Compositions [multi-media presentation]", Postgraduate Seminar, Department of Music, UNE, August.

Pompili, C., 1992 "A contemporary survey of middle-generation Australian Composers, their popular music influences and selected compositions of my own", Staff and Undergraduate Student Composition Seminar, School of Music, The University of Toronto, Victoria, Ontario, Canada, 28 October.

Pompili, C., 1992 "A contemporary survey of middle-generation Australian Composers, their popular music influences and selected compositions of my own", Staff, Under- and Postgraduate Student Composition Seminar, School of Music, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada, 19 October.

Pompili, C., 1992 "A contemporary survey of middle-generation Australian Composers, their popular music influences and selected compositions of my own", Staff, Under- and Postgraduate Student Composition Seminar, School of Music, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand. An extended seminar and laboratory session discussing own use of the Finale music software, 7 October.

Pompili, C., 1992 "A contemporary survey of middle-generation Australian Composers, their popular music influences and selected compositions of my own", Staff, Under- and Postgraduate Student Composition Seminar, Department of Music, The University of Victoria, Wellington, New Zealand, 6 October.

Pompili, C., 1992 "Notational strategies and performance implications: towards the premiere performance of Ah, amore che se n'andò nell'aria", Postgraduate School, Department of Music, UNE, 4 July.

Pompili, C., 1991 "Layers of meaning: accentual strata in my compositions. Discussion of specific technical aspects of recent works", Integrated Days Seminars, Department of Music, Department of Music, UNE, 23 August.

Pompili, C., 1991 "Pitch and Rhythmic Organisation in my compositions of the last decade", Postgraduate School, Department of Music, UNE, 4 July.

Pompili, C., 1991 "Reflections on a performance of Lo spazio stellato si riflette in suoni…", Postgraduate School, Department of Music, UNE, 19&endash;20 January.

Pompili, C., 1991 "Workshop on Computer Printing Software", Faculty of Arts Macintosh Laboratory, UNE. Four-hour workshop for undergraduate students, 8 July.

Pompili, C., 1990 "Further reflections on a wind quintet (Zeitfluß) and the problems, bugs and other vices of the music software, Finale", Postgraduate School, Department of Music, UNE, 4 July.

Pompili, C., 1990 "Reflections on a wind quintet (Zeitfluß) and the music software, Finale", Postgraduate School, Department of Music, UNE, 24 February.

Pompili, C., 1989 "Ophelia: Woman or Wimp? (or Daddy was a nice guy… really). Reflections on the composition and interpretation implications of Songs for Ophelia", Postgraduate Seminar, Department of Music, UNE, 15 September. Revised January/February 2002.


Lecture Course Notes for Internal/External Studies

Pompili, C., 1994 Australitalian Literature and Music: Four works in contemporary Australitalian musico-dramatic genres. A set of 8 lectures (pp.124) in 2nd or 3rd-year Australitalian Literature and Music for BMus or BA degrees, UNE, with three accompanying C90 audio cassettes.

Pompili, C., 1988 The Beatles set of 3 lectures in 2nd-year Ethnomusicology for BMus degree UNE, with one accompanying C90 audio cassette. (Ethnomusicology 225/325-2 Lecture Notes 1-13: African and Rock Music, Department of Music, UNE, 1989, pp.40-88)

Pompili, C., 1988 Music and Machines: The Post-War Period: A Survey of Music and Aesthetics. A set of 11 lectures (pp.201) in 2nd year Musicology for BMus degree, UNE, with accompanying resource book (pp.240) and 12 C90 audio cassettes.


Technical Reports

Pompili, C., 1994 "Report on Opcode's Vision/Galaxy applications", Report to the Academic Development Unit, Professional Development Grants, 3 February, 1p.

Pompili, C., 1993 "Report on Coda Software's Finale v.3.0 application", Report made available to under- and postgraduate students, 9 July, 1p.

Pompili, C., 1993 "Report on Steinberg's Cubase Score v.1.0 application", Report made available to under- and postgraduate students, 9 July, 2pp.

Pompili, C., 1993 "Report on Tonality Systems' Symbolic Composer v.2.2 application", Report made available to under- and postgraduate students, 9 July, 2pp.

Pompili, C., 1993 "Report on E-magic's Notator Logic application", Report made available to under- and postgraduate students, 9 July, 5pp.


Policies, Reports, Reviews, Newsletters, Miscellaneous (Indicative Listing)

Pompili, C., 2001 "Early Childhood Music Education Program Proposal", Klemzig Primary School Council, May.

Pompili, C., 2001 "Interface", Telematics Connections: The Virtual Embrace CD-ROM. (Minneapolis, MN: Walker Arts Centre). Previously appeared in Artlink, 3(5), November/December 1983.

Pompili, C., 2001 "Art and Technology", Telematics Connections: The Virtual Embrace CD-ROM. (Minneapolis, MN: Walker Arts Centre). Previously appeared in Artlink, 3(4), September/October 1983.

Pompili, C., 2000 Wollongong Conservatorium of Music Ltd Report: History, Status and Funding, Wollongong Conservatorium of Music Board of Directors, July, comprises approx. 45pp of body text and remainder of references materials, 180pp, Submission to NSW Department of Education and Training (DET) as part of Review of the Sydney and Newcastle Conservatoria's Non-Tertiary Music Education Program funded by NSW DET.

Pompili, C., 2000 Teaching Staff Handbook: Guide to Administrative Procedures, Wollongong Conservatorium of Music Board of Directors, June, 36pp.

Pompili, C., (ed.) 2000 "Chief Executive Officer's Summary, Corporate Governance, and Director's Report", Wollongong Conservatorium of Music Ltd 1998 Annual Report, Report to the members and Annual General Meeting of the Conservatorium company and the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC), 24 May, 22pp.

Pompili, C., (ed.) 1999 "From the Director: Dialoghi", "Administration News", "Conservatorium Storyboard: Reports", Keynotes, Occasional newsletter of the Wollongong Conservatorium of Music, September, 1999/1, 28pp.

Pompili, C., 1999 Administrative Positions Review Preliminary Report, Wollongong Conservatorium of Music Board of Directors, May, 16pp. Memorandum in confidence.

Pompili, C., 1999 Projected Budget Scenarios 1999, Wollongong Conservatorium of Music Board of Directors, May, 19pp. Commercial in confidence.

Pompili, C., 1999 Interim Projected Budget 1999, Wollongong Conservatorium of Music Board of Directors, April, 16pp. Commercial in confidence.

Pompili, C., 1999 Fees and Teachers' Rates Review Report, Wollongong Conservatorium of Music Board of Directors, April, 15pp.

Pompili, C., 1999 Description & Guidelines for Annual WCM Tuition Scholarships Report, Wollongong Conservatorium of Music Board of Directors, April, 20pp.

Pompili, C., (ed.) 1999 "Chief Executive Officer's Summary, Corporate Governance, and Director's Report", Wollongong Conservatorium of Music Ltd 1998 Annual Report, Report to the members and Annual General Meeting of the Conservatorium company and the ASIC, 30 March, 34pp.

Pompili, C., (ed.) 1998 "From the Director: Dialoghi", "Administration News", "Conservatorium Storyboard: Reports, Services and Programs, Concertante", Keynotes, Occasional newsletter of the Wollongong Conservatorium of Music, October, 1998/1, 20pp.

Pompili, C., 1998 Wollongong Conservatorium of Music Ltd Corporate Overview 1998-2003 Part I, Wollongong Conservatorium of Music Board of Directors, December, 45pp.

Pompili, C., 1998 Wollongong Conservatorium of Music Ltd Business Plan 1998&endash;2003 Part II, Wollongong Conservatorium of Music Board of Directors, December, 16pp.

Pompili, C., 1998 WCM/FCA Proposed Bachelor of Music: An Illawarra initiative for the nation and the world, Part IIIa, Wollongong Conservatorium of Music Board of Directors, December, 15pp. Commercial in confidence.

Pompili, C., 1998 WCM/FCA Proposed Bachelor of Music Structural Outline of collaborative degree, Part IIIb, Wollongong Conservatorium of Music Board of Directors, April, 7pp. Commercial in confidence.

Pompili, C., 1998 Wollongong Conservatorium of Music Ltd Strategic Planning Support Documents 1998&endash;2003 Part IV, Wollongong Conservatorium of Music Board of Directors, December, 24pp.

Pompili, C., 1997 Department of Music BMus Scheme Revision Proposal. University of New England, 3pp.

Pompili, C., 1997 Department of Music BMus Proposed Rules Amendment. University of New England, 4pp.

Pompili, C., 1997 Response to Technical Officer Review: Department Of Music. Submitted to the Dean, Faculty of Arts, University of New England, 3pp.

Pompili, C., 1997 A Three Year Plan&emdash;Department of Music. Submission to Professor Ingrid Moses, VC, University of New England, 7pp.

Pompili, C., 1997 Development Of The CB Newling Site. Submission requested from the Deputy Chancellor, Mrs Jenny Crew, University of New England, Draft in confidence, 5pp.

Pompili, C., 1996 Department of Music BMus Outline Proposal. University of New England, 13pp.

Pompili, C., 1996 Department of Music BMus Features Proposal. University of New England, 5pp.

Pompili, C., 1995 Department Of Music Review/Self Study 1995 Profile, Collator/Editor/Principal contributor, University of New England, 70pp.

Pompili, C., 1995 Department of Music Strategic Plan. University of New England, 130pp.


Radio/TV Interviews

Interviewed for Prime TV News about WCM's lobby for re-classification to metropolitan status and other developments at the Wollongong Conservatorium of Music, PrimeTV, Illawarra, Australia, 26 June 2000.

Several interviews for Prime TV/WIN TV News about developments and forthcoming events at the Wollongong Conservatorium of Music, PrimeTV, Illawarra, Australia, 1998&endash;9.

Interviewed by John Steinke about developments and forthcoming events at the Wollongong Conservatorium of Music, and presented selection of music for broadcast on 2Vox FM Illawarra, Wollongong, Australia, 12 June 1999.

Interviewed by John Steinke about future directions at the Wollongong Conservatorium of Music and compositions broadcast on 2Vox FM Illawarra, Wollongong, Australia, 28 February 1998.

Interview by Ivan Lloyd on ABC-Radio National programme: The Australian Music Show and presented excerpts of Songs for Ophelia (1989; rev 1991) for unaccompanied female voice as performed by Meg Mumford and Felicity Horgan at the XIIth National Musicological Conference, Lazenby Hall, UNE, Armidale, Australia, 24 September 1989.

Interviewed, and compositions broadcast on Radio Valle dell'Aniene, Roviano, Italy. 12 March 1986.

Interviewed, and compositions broadcast on Adelaide University Radio 5UV, Adelaide, Australia, August 1984.

Interview by Jaroslav Kovaricek about Art and Technology (INTERFACE Exhibition), broadcast on Acoustica Nova, ABC-FM, Adelaide, Australia, 9 March 1984.


Articles/compositions published by

Pompili, C. 1996 "Getting the Most out of the Vanstone '90s", in Smith's "Forum", University of New England, Armidale, Australia, 22 November, 37 (23) (650 words).

Pompili, C. 1996 "Duo Contemporain Getting Blue", Critique of Duo Contemporain recital in Earle Page College Dining Room, University of New England, Armidale, Australia, 17 September 1995.

Pompili, C., 1995 Critique of Musica Viva concert (6 September 1995) given by the Wihan String Quartet, with particular focus on the new String Quartet No 3 (1995) by Richard Meale, intended for publication in the Armidale Express, Armidale. Australia, (500 words).

Pompili, C., 1994 Critique of concert (19 October 1994) given by the Canberra Wind Soloists and Susanne Powell (pno) published in the Armidale Express, Armidale, Australia, 21 and 26 October (500 words).

Pompili, C., 1993 Critique (complete) of "De Link" concert in the Zouavenlaan Centrum voor Kunst en Vormgeving, Tilburg, Netherlands (Thursday, 12 November 1992) "Claudio Pompili in The Netherlands [review of performances of Andrew Ford's The Art of Puffing and Mike Irik's De Tijd Zal Het Leren performed by Henri Bok, Miguel Bernat and Sue Newsome]" Sounds Australian Update, Australian Music Centre, Sydney, September, No.69, 4&endash;5.

Pompili, C., 1993 Critique excerpt of "De Link" concert in the Zouavenlaan Centrum voor Kunst en Vormgeving, Tilburg, Netherlands (Thursday, 12 November 1992) "Claudio Pompili in The Netherlands [review of performances of Andrew Ford's The Art of Puffing and Mike Irik's De Tijd Zal Het Leren performed by Henri Bok, Miguel Bernat and Sue Newsome]" Sounds Australian Update, Australian Music Centre, Sydney, May, No.65, 4.

Pompili, C., 1993 Critique of concert in the Sala del Bramante, Milan, Italy (Wednesday, 16 December 1992) "Alpha Centauri Ensemble" Sounds Australian Journal of Australian Music, Australian Music Centre, Sydney, No.37, Autumn, 57&endash;8.

Pompili, C., 1992 Critique of concert at New England Girls' School (NEGS), Armidale (7 September 1992) given by Chris Childs, Armidale Express, Armidale, Australia, September (500 words).

Pompili, C., 1991 Critique of Care Australia concert at St Ursula's Chapel, Armidale (2 June 1991) given by UNE Madrigal Group, Armidale Express, Armidale, Australia, 7 June (480 words).


Citations/critiques in books, newspapers, articles etc about


Anonymous, "Traversing diverse sounds" The Armidale Express, Armidale, Australia, Friday, 23 August 1996. Discussing the launch of the CD, Claudio Pompili&emdash;SPAZIO. Appendix C, p.38.

Arrighi, Michael "C. Pompili: Renaissance man" La Fiamma [national ethnic press], Sydney, Wednesday, 9 February 2000. Discussing his vision and leadership as Director of the Wollongong Conservatorium of Music.

Bebbington, Warren (ed), The Oxford Companion to Australian Music, Oxford Univ. Press, Melbourne, 1997.

Bernstein, Tamara, "Intriguing journeys across space and time" The Globe and Mail, Toronto, Canada, Tuesday, 30 October 1990. Critique of world premiere of Lo spazio stellato si riflette in suoni… (1990). Appendix C, p.22.

Blanks, Fred, "Played with hardly a discordant note" The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 4 September 1991. Critique of world premiere of Citlalin Tlamina (1985&endash;6; rev 1991) performed by Symeron (Sydney). Appendix C, p.17.

Carmody, John, "Follow-up is easy listening" The Sun Herald, Sydney, 15 September 1991. Critique of world premiere of Citlalin Tlamina (1985&endash;6; rev 1991) performed by Symeron (Sydney). Appendix C, p.16.

Corrigan, Chris, "Duo dazzles with musical finesse" The Examiner, Peterborough, Ontario, December 1990. Critique of Lo spazio stellato si riflette in suoni… (1990) performed by Strange Companions. Appendix C, p.21.

Crawford, John, "Improvisation and Structure" New Music Australia, ABC Classic FM, Australia, 26 April, 1995. Critique on technical and aesthetic issues concerning the composition, Ah, amore che se n'andò nell'aria! (1991&endash;4) for clarinet/bass clarinet (Bb), viola and violoncello, performed by Perihelion, and given its first broadcast.

Ellis, Greg, "Pressing the right buttons: Accordion graduates to first course of note" The Illawarra Mercury, Wollongong, Australia, Saturday, 13 November 1999, p.27. Refers to Mr Pompili's development of Accordion studies and highlighting the fact that the Wollongong Conservatorium of Music will be the first Conservatorium to do so.

Everett-Green, Robert, "Recordings of Note: Classical", The Globe and Mail, Toronto, Canada, 29 July 1991. Review of the CD release on the ARTIFACT label entitled Strange Companions: New Music for Baroque Flute and Percussion. The CD features Mr Pompili's composition Lo specchio del fiore (1988) performed by Elissa Poole. Appendix C, p.20.

Ford, Andrew, "Classical Reviews" 24 Hours FM magazine, Sydney, Australia, May 1992. Review of the CD release on the ARTIFACT label entitled Strange Companions: New Music for Baroque Flute and Percussion. The CD features Mr Pompili's composition Lo specchio del fiore (1988) performed by Elissa Poole. Appendix C, p.26.

Gifford, Helen (ed), Companion to Music and Dance in Australia, Currency Press, Melbourne, Australia 1998. Biographical entry.

Hambleton, Ronald, "Flute adapts to times" The Toronto Star, Toronto, Canada, Tuesday, 30 October 1990. Critique of world premiere of Lo spazio stellato si riflette in suoni… (1990). Appendix C, p.23.

Hooke, John M., "South Australian Composers' Collective" Words and Visions, Adelaide, Australia, Autumn no.15, 1984, pp.24&endash;25. Refers to the Composers' Collective and the premiere performance of Mr Pompili's String Quartet no.1. Appendix C, pp.7&endash;8.

Iliffe, David, "Con steps up battle for money" The Illawarra Mercury, Wollongong, Australia, Saturday, 24 June 2000, p.4. Discusses Mr Pompili's successful approach to Wollongong City Council for a rent-relief grant and lobby to NSW Department of Education and Training.

Ingham, Stephen, "Rhythms from the River Plate" The Age, Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday, 3 September 1996. Critique of world premiere (revised version) of The Polymnia Triptych: Preludio; Toccata; Elegia (1981&endash;6; rev 1996). Appendix C, p.37.

Maddox, Graham, "Performance of elegance, grace and a little nostalgia", The Armidale Express, Armidale, Australia, Wednesday, 20 December 1991. Critique of premiere of Wandrers Nachtlied I and II (1991) and works by three of Mr Pompili's postgraduate students (Chris Childs, Stephen Campbell and Mark Bromley). Appendix C, p.32.

Maddox, Richard Peter, "Stylish exploration in Lazenby" The Armidale Express, Armidale, Australia, Wednesday, 22 June 1988. Critique of world premiere of Lo specchio del fiore (1988). Appendix C, p.27.

McCallum, Peter, "Refreshing trip from words to music" The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, Saturday, 27 August 1990. Mentions Mr Pompili's Songs for Ophelia. Appendix C, p.11.

McIntosh, Deborah, "The Business of Good Art" Weekender section, The Illawarra Mercury, Wollongong, Australia, Saturday, 29 April 2000, pp.2&endash;3. Discusses Mr Pompili's collaboration with big business, especially BHP, and issues of corporate philanthropy.

Mackie, Gay, "City of Wollongong Eisteddfod Special Event Supplement: Talent 'fantastic'" The Advertiser, Wollongong, Australia, Wednesday, 10 June 1998. Appendix C, p.52.

McCredie, Andrew, "Creative Challenges and Models" From Colonel Light into the Footlights (Pagel Books, Adelaide, Australia, 1988). Refers to Mr Pompili's leadership of the Composers' Collective and performances. Appendix C, p.9.

Mowbray, Karina, "Compositional Influence and Claudio Pompili" Higher School Certificate (Yr 12) 3 Unit Musicology Essay, Wollongong, Australia, 1999. Refers to Mr Pompili's compositional style and works. (with analysis of Lo spazio stellato si riflette in suoni…).

Nunn, Louise, "Unusual flight into multi-media theatre" The Advertiser, Adelaide, Australia, Monday, 13 March 2000, p.71. Critique of world premiere season of The Last Child…flight of the swallows (2000) at the 2000 Telstra Adelaide Festival.

O'Connor, Kerrie, "On Tumbleweed, Technology" Campus News, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, Australia, April 1998. Refers to Mr Pompili's interest in expanding the Wollongong Conservatorium of Music's offerings to include popular music and technology, amongst other things.

Pompili, C., Who's Who in Australasia and the Far East, International Biographical Centre, first published 1989, revised 1996. Biographical entry in the second edition.

Priest, Gail, "Tracking texts" Realtime @ the Telstra Adelaide Festival 2000, No.3, 14 March 2000, p.7. Adelaide, Australia. Critique of world premiere season of The Last Child…flight of the swallows (2000) at the 2000 Telstra Adelaide Festival.

Roach, John, (ed.), "Hard Rock & Pop at the Conservatorium?" Better Business, Illawarra Business Chamber, Wollongong, Australia, May 1998. Refers to Mr Pompili's leadership of the Wollongong Conservatorium of Music Ltd. Appendix C, p.52.

Silsbury, Elizabeth, "St Cecilia survives upheavals&endash;just" The Advertiser, Adelaide, Australia, Saturday, 23 December 1989. Mentions Mr Pompili's leadership of the Composers' Collective. Appendix C, p.10.

Smith, Rodney, "A generous classical serve opens Italian Festival" The Advertiser, Adelaide, Australia, 4 September 1991. Critique of Australian premiere of Fanfara per Organo (1986) performed by Ashleigh Tobin (Adelaide). Appendix C, p.11.

Spencer, Chris and Nowra, Zbig., "Coloured Rain" Who's Who of Australasia Rock; 3rd ed., Five Mile Press, Knoxfield, Australia, 1993. C. Pompili was the lead guitarist in the band, Coloured Rain.

Tindall, Ron, "Faculty with didgeridoos: Conservatorium has a world music plan" Business liftout No.69, The Illawarra Mercury, Wollongong, Australia, Tuesday, 5 October 1999, pp.2&endash;3. Discusses Mr Pompili's vision for development of the Wollongong Conservatorium of Music and regional initiatives.

Tye, Michelle, "Hands up for the Infants School" Kiama Independent, Kiama, Australia, Wednesday, 10 March 1999. Refers to Mr Pompili's interest in establishing a Kiama Campus of the Wollongong Conservatorium of Music in the Kiama Infants School. Appendix C, p.54.

Vicars, Jim, "Claudio and his composition in the best company" in The Armidale Express, Armidale, Australia, 28 August 1991, on the international release of Lo specchio del fiore (1988) performed by Elissa Poole on CD ARTIFACT Label, Toronto, Canada. Appendix C, p.18.

Vicars, Jim, "Composer's work on Canadian CD" in University of New England's Gazette, Armidale, Australia, 27 August 1991, on the international release of Lo specchio del fiore (1988) performed by Elissa Poole on CD ARTIFACT Label, Toronto, Canada. Appendix C, p.19.

Vicars, Jim, "Site switch opens new era of music" in The Armidale Express, Armidale, Australia, 17 November 1995, on the relocation of the Department of Music to the Newling campus and the Community 'Festa', Armidale, December 1995. Appendix C, p.34.

Vicars, Jim, "Visiting ensemble to perform works by UNE composers" in University of New England's Smith's Weekly, Armidale, Australia, 20 May 1994, on the visit of the Coruscations Ensemble (Sydney). Appendix C, p.31.

Weekes, Diana, "Life in a nutshell" Realtime @ the Telstra Adelaide Festival 2000, No.3, 14 March 2000, pp.6&endash;7. Adelaide, Australia. Critique of world premiere season of The Last Child…flight of the swallows (2000) at the 2000 Telstra Adelaide Festival.

Woolage, Danielle, "The sweet sound of cold hard cash" The Illawarra Mercury, Wollongong, Australia, Thursday, 29 June 2000, p.9. Refers to Mr Pompili's successful bid for IMB Community Foundation funding for development of the WCM's Childhood Music Education Program.

Young, Kenneth, "Mixed bag of new compositions highlights UB's June in Buffalo" The Buffalo News, Buffalo, New York, 7 June 1994. Critique of world premiere of Scherzo alla Francescana (1990; rev 1994) performed by Robert Black. Appendix C, p.28.


Invited Talks/Addresses
Pompili, C., 1999 "The role of the Conservatorium and Music in the Illawarra", The Friends of the Wollongong City Library Association Address, Music Library, Wollongong City Council, Wollongong, Australia, 18 June.

Pompili, C., 1999 "Current Overview of The Wollongong Conservatorium of Music and its Childhood Music Education Programme", The West Wollongong Rotary Club Dinner Address, Wollongong, Australia, 9 June.

Pompili, C., 1999 "Current Programmes and Developments at The Wollongong Conservatorium of Music with reference to possible collaborations and initiatives with Shoalhaven Arts Council", The Shoalhaven Arts Council Meeting Address, Nowra, Australia, 2 June.

Pompili, C., 1999 "Current Overview of The Wollongong Conservatorium of Music, Illawarra's Living Treasure", The Country Women's Association Lunch Address, Wollongong, Australia, April.

Pompili, C., 1999 "A Personal Journey from Italy to The Wollongong Conservatorium of Music, Illawarra's Living Treasure", The Business and Professional Women's Association of Wollongong Dinner Address, Wollongong, Australia, April.

Pompili, C., 1998 "The Illawarra Ethnic Centre's CD Launch of Folklorica Festival Choirs", NSW Carnivale Launch Address, Wollongong, Australia, October.

Pompili, C., 1995 "Dinner across Dumaresq", Earle Page College Welcome Formal Dinner and Address, Wednesday, 19 July.

Pompili, C., 1991 Panel Discussion with visiting Italian composer, Maestro Franco Donatoni, Recital Room, Department of Music, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, 10 September. Appendix C, p.14.

Pompili, C., 1991 Pre-concert talk on Mº Donatoni's music, Recital Room, Department of Music, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, 13 September. Appendix C, p.33.

Pompili, C., 1990 Pre-concert talk on own compositions Lo specchio del fiore (1988) for baroque flute and Lo spazio stellato si riflette in suoni, to be performed in concert, "Illuminating Introduction" in the Composer Portrait Concert, New Music Series, Premier Dance Theatre, Harbourfront, Toronto, Canada, 28 October.

Pompili, C., 1984 Gave 2hr presentation on Electronic and Computer Music to SA Education Department Music Teachers Conference, Morphett Vale High School, Adelaide, 3 August

Interdisciplinary Collaboration

Pompili, C., 1994 "Italian 279/379 Australitalian Literature and Music" (1 unit/1 semester external) Course in conjunction with Dr Andreoni, Department of Italian, UNE, External 3-day Residential School, 10&endash;12 July (50% contribution).

Pompili, C., 1991 Chaired an inter-disciplinary seminar with members of the Italian Department focusing on the works and ideas of visiting composer, Mº Franco Donatoni, Madgwick Hall, UNE, 16 September.

Pompili, C., 1989 La Madonna Emigrante (1987; rev 1989) (concert version) Performance given by members of the Department of Music and the Italian Division and invited artists at the 1989 April Residential School, Robb College Dining Hall, UNE, April.

Pompili, C., 1989 Joint organiser with Alliance Française of the Perihelion (University of Queensland) Concert of new music which included readings of French contemporary poetry, Madgwick Hall, UNE, 25 July.

Pompili, C., 1989 Sound design for the play, Hamlet including original compositions, Songs for Ophelia (1989), directed by Geoffrey Borny, Drama Studio, Department of Theatre Studies, UNE, 5 June.

Pompili, C., 1988 Presented an evening of multi-cultural music in conjunction with Felicity Horgan and Drs G Andreoni and A Gualtieri at the Division of Italian's External School, Madgwick Hall, UNE, September.

 


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