"If you are going to do something, do it well. This might the be ethos of the young Perth-based composer Alex Turley" — Partial Durations
The music of Perth composer Alex Turley has been described as “yearning...illustrative” (Classic Melbourne), “introverted” (The West Australian) and “unapologetically pretty” (Partial Durations). With a focus on atmospheric textures, vivid colours and slowly evolving gestures, Turley's works have been commissioned by musical artists across Australia and beyond.
Recent works by Turley have been performed by the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, West Australian Symphony Orchestra, Voyces, Naya Chorale, Soundstream Collective, Perth Symphony Orchestra, Maverick Saxophone Quartet, and Grey Wing Ensemble. He has composed original scores for theatre and film featured in the Perth Fringe World Festival, Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Revel8 Film Festival. His music has been broadcast on ABC Classic FM, 3MBS (Melbourne) and RTRFM (Perth).
A full bio can be found here.