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C0 note (16,35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

D0 note (18.35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

C0 note (16,35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

F0 note (21.83 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

G0 note (24.50 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

A0 note (27.50 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

Fisher, Salina - F - New Zealand 

 
 

 

Biography

Salina Fisher (b.1993) is a composer and violinist based in Wellington. Her music has been performed throughout New Zealand and in the UK, Germany, USA, and China, with performers including the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, New Zealand String Quartet, NZSO National Youth Orchestra, Stroma New Music Ensemble, Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra, and Mimosa Ensemble.

In 2016 Salina became the youngest ever winner of the SOUNZ Contemporary Award, New Zealand's premier composition award, for her work Rainphase written as the 2015 NZSO National Youth Orchestra Composer-in-Residence. Rainphase will be performed in 2017 by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra with Music Director Edo de Waart. Salina was the Overall Winner of the NZSO/TODD Young Composer Award in 2013 and 2014, and also received the Orchestra’s Choice Award for her work Blushing Skies (2014). In 2014-2015 she was Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra's 'Rising Star' young composer-in-residence, and was the winner of the 2014 NZSM Composers Competition for her work Komorebi for violin and vibraphone.

Salina studied composition and violin at Te Kōkī New Zealand School of Music, and in 2014 completed a Postgraduate Diploma with distinction. Her primary teachers have included composers John Psathas, Michael Norris, and Patrick Shepherd. As a violinist, Salina has frequently performed as a casual player with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra and was Concertmaster of the NZSO National Youth Orchestra in 2012-2013.

 

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