(b Sydney, NSW, 1951).
Australian composer and conductor. Worked as répétiteur with Australian Opera. Head of mus. dept., W Australian Acad. of Performing Arts Cons. of Mus. Works incl. chamber operas Inner Voices (1979, rev. 1980) and Metamorphosis (1983); Il Tramonto della Luna, orch. (1971); The temple of the Golden Pavilion, orch. (1978); Chanson de la plus haute tour, ens. (1980); The Rainbow Serpent, ens. (1982); A Fringe of Leaves, ch., str. (1982); Fly Away Peter, wind quintet (1984); Sun and Steel, str. ens. (1985); Whitsunday, chamber opera (1988); Wildbird Dreaming, orch. (1988); The Wide Sargasso Sea, chamber opera (1997).