adam starr
Music

1' 52''  - Opening Credits

Cue from feature film Life Before Death


3' 20''  - Closing Credits

Cue from feature film Life Before Death


1' 52''  - Bernard's Song

Cue from feature film Life Before Death


1' 46''  - African Sunset

Cue from feature film Life Before Death


1' 36''  - Song for Raj

Cue from feature film Life Before Death


3' 24''  - The Pain Theme

Cue from feature film Life Before Death


0' 46''  - Accordion Polyphony

Cue from feature film Fast Food


3' 34''  - Circus Overture

Opening credits from feature film Wil


0' 15''  - TV Jingle

Jingle - 15 seconds of rave/trance for Malvern Star


1' 06''  - Vocal plus small ensemble

Tomorrow is Here, song for Corporate Film


1' 22''  - Tango

Opening credits from feature film Five Moments of Infidelity


2' 36''  - African

Closing credits from short film The Trousseau


0' 59''  - Orchestral

'Tracey' cue from Wil


0' 39''  - Hip-Hop

Cue from My Spectacular Student Film


1' 19''  - Chamber Orchestra

Opening credits from short film My Spectacular Student Film


0' 30''  - Hip-Hop

Jingle for Globe/Target/World Industries


0' 30''  - House

Excerpt of 'Falling' song from nightclub scene in Five Moments of Infidelity


2' 00''  - Atmospheric

'Look up at the stars' cue from feature film Fast Food


0' 41''  - Soundscape

'Gnarly' skateboard cue from The Man Who Souled The World


2' 16''  - Soundscape

Cue from feature film Fast Food


Adam also composes autonomous music in the concert arena for chamber groups, soloists, Big Band and Orchestra. He has also written approximately 70 compositions for jazz ensembles Frock (Australia), the Australian Jewish Music Ensemble and The Ashes Quartet (UK). See below for details of compositions:

Chalomot Ha Kirkas (approx. 8 minutes)
For mixed Sextet plus CD
Smart Artz Gallery, Melbourne, August 2009


Meditations on a Song Without Words for Piano Trio (approx. 8 minutes)
For Freshwater Trio
Melbourne Recital Centre, Melbourne, July 2009


The Taste of Success (approx. 10 minutes)
For MHS and MacRob Massed Choir plus Orchestra and turntablist
Melbourne Recital Centre, Melbourne, July 2009

Genesis (approx. 4 minutes)
For Piano Accordion, Trombone and Electric Guitar
University of NSW, Limmud OZ, Sydney, June 2009

Exodus (approx. 4 minutes)
For Piano Accordion, Trombone and Electric Guitar
University of NSW, Limmud OZ, Sydney, June 2009


Leviticus (approx. 4 minutes)
For Piano Accordion, Trombone, Electric Guitar plus CD
University of NSW, Limmud OZ, Sydney, June 2009


Numbers (approx. 4 minutes)
For Piano Accordion, Trombone and Electric Guitar
University of NSW, Limmud OZ, Sydney, June 2009


Deuteronomy (approx. 4 minutes)
For Piano Accordion, Trombone and Electric Guitar
University of NSW, Limmud OZ, Sydney, June 2009

Meditations on a Judeo-Babylonian Ritual Song (approx. 9 minutes)
For mixed Septet plus CD
BMW Edge, Melbourne, November 2008


Three Different Shades of Yellow (approx. 17 minutes)
Multi-movement piece for String Quartet, Electric Guitar and Drumkit
Gryphon Gallery, Melbourne, November 2008

The Ballad of Alberto and Elliot (approx. 12 minutes)
For Orchestra Victoria
Iwaki Auditorium, Melbourne, July 2008
if you wish to hear it, email me and I will send you an mp3

Orchestration of Scriabbin's Prelude No.1, Op 11 for Piano Trio (approx. 2 minutes)
For Freshwater Trio
Melba Hall, Melbourne, June 2008


The Storm Before the Calm (approx. 9 minutes)
For Orchestra
Iwaki Auditorium Melbourne, November 2006
if you wish to hear it, email me and I will send you an mp3

Amanda (approx. 10 minutes)
For Big Band
Recorded in Melbourne, October 2006


The Letter K (approx. 11 minutes)
3 Miniatures for Solo Guitar
St Enoteca Church, Melbourne, September 2006

Evensay (approx. 9 minutes)
For saxophone quartet (soprano, alto, tenor and baritone)
Melba Hall, Melbourne, September 2006

Sungo Tango (approx. 9 minutes)
For flugelhorn, piano accordion, piano, electric guitar, contrabass and percussion
National Theatre, London, May 2006


La Rambla (approx. 6 minutes)
For Orchestra
RCM, London, April 2005

Knickerless Knackerless (approx. 6 minutes)
For Big Band
RCM, London, March 2005

Skating Quintet (approx. 10 minutes)
for flute, clarinet, violin, violoncello and piano
Melba Hall, Melbourne (Australia), May 2004



The Ship Song, iconic Nick Cave pop song, arranged for(approx. 7 minutes)
For Frock: piano accordion, vibes, electric guitar, contrabass, percussion, drumkit and pieces of paper
The Tivoli, Brisbane, July 2009


African Thing (approx. 10 minutes)
For Frock: tenor saxophone, electric guitar, piano accordion, contrabass, mbira, hand percussion and drumkit
Bennetts Lane, Melbourne, July 2007


Pistachio (approx. 10 minutes)
For Frock: tenor saxophone, electric guitar, piano accordion, contrabass and drumkit
Bennetts Lane, Melbourne, July 2007


Meeting (approx. 5 minutes)
For The Ashes Quartet: tenor saxophone, electric guitar, contrabass and drumkit
The Podium, Germany, September 2005


Clowns In Cars (approx. 5 minutes)
For Frock: piano accordion, vibes, electric guitar, contrabass, percussion, toys, drumkit
Montreux Jazz Festival, Switzerland, 2000