3rd of December 2017 - Nimbus Trio premier new works at I SAID NEON presented by Gamelan DanAnda for Mapping Melbourne Festival at Meat Market, North Melbourne.
2nd of December 2017 - NoiseSense and Rubiks Collective present:
Keep Composer's Weird // Melbourne - The Craft of Sound and Beer at Two Birds Brewing, Spotswood.
14th of November 2017 - Limelight Magazine Feature
28th and 29th of of October 2017 - Six Piano Concert, presented by Six Piano Collective at Collingwood Arts Precinct, 8pm.
28th of October 2017 - Six Piano Project interview on Music in Melbourne 3MBS.
24th of October 2017 - Decaying pianos inspire groundbreaking new collective.
Cut Common Magazine
15th of October 2017 - Kitty Xiao, ruined pianos and the gnomes of Cologne spring clean the Sound Barrier! PBS FM - The Sound Barrier with Ian Parsons
23rd of September 2017 - Meeting Points, The Hearkening with Australian Art Orchestra and CMI at the Arts Centre
16th of September 2017 - Album launch with Clan Analogue, Coordinates: Beyond the Algorithm as part of the Melbourne Fringe at Bar 303
25th of June 2017 - Nimbus Trio at St Georges, Travancore.
Weekend Notes Review: http://www.weekendnotes.com/nimbus-trio-st-georges-anglican-church/
22nd of June 2017 - Making a Music Venue 106: Kitty Xiao, performer
Cut Common Magazine
15th of June 2017 - St George's Series: Nimbus Trio: Performing your own compositions
11th of April 2017 - 5x5x5 Arts Centre Melbourne commission
11th of February 2017 - World premiere of SOLUS
21st of January 2017 - Improvised composition performance at Tilde New Music Festival and John Zorn's 'Cobra'. Performing on amplified prepared piano with Hannah Reardon Smith (flute), Kevan Atkins (prepared Rhodes), Martin Koszolko (electronics), Testing Grounds.
19th of January 2017 - 'Akurra' performed at Beat the Rush, a series of gallery concerts at The Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, Texas.
15th of January to 20th of January 2017 - Tilde New Music Academy
10th and 17th of November 2016 - Nimbus Trio recording at Move Records.
20th of November 2016 - Australian premiere of 'Night Bloom', performed by Natasha Lin at St Georges, Travancore.
10th of November 2016 - Broadcast of 'Solstice II' on ABC Classic FM.
Listen to podcast: http://www.abc.net.au/classic/content/2016/11/10/4571616.htm
31st of October 2016 - World premiere of 'Solstice I' performed by PLEXUS at Beleura House, Mornington.
15th of September 2016 - World premiere of 'Solstice II' performed by CMI Australian Art Orchestra.
11th of September 2016 - Performance at MONA as part of the Creative Music Intensive with the Australian Art Orchestra.
5th of September to 16th of September 2016 - Creative Music Intensive with the Australian Art Orchestra.
3rd of July 2016 - 'Nimbus', 'Nipper', 'Emei' broadcasted on 3MBS as part of Melbourne in Concert series alongside works by Australian composers Carol Dixon, Ben Bates, Sarah Thomposon and Hana Zreikat.
14th of May 2016 - World premiere of 'Akurra' at The Museum of Human Achievement in Austin, Texas.
12th of May 2016 - Recording of 'Akurra' at Cacophony Recorders with Grammy award winner Erik Wofford in Austin, Texas.
8th of May to 16th of May 2016 - 'Keep Composers Weird' composer's residency in Austin Texas.
7th of May 2016 - World premiere of 'Night Bloom' at "Piano Party" in Austin, Texas.
9th of April 2016 - Announced as semi-finalist for 2016 International 'Maurice Ravel' Composition Competition.
3rd of April 2016 - Performing original compositions with Nimbus Trio at Composer's Concert at St Stephen's Anglican Church.
World Premiere of 'Emei', performed by Nimbus Trio.
Read concert review here:
1st of March 2016 - Scoring music for short film SOLUS.
20th of February 2016 - Finalist for Areon International Composition Competition.
15th of December 2015 - Completed Master of Teaching research in music composition at The University of Melbourne
6th of November 2015 - Completed film score for TORN, world premiere in early 2016.
18th of August 2015 - Nimbus Trio's world premiere of Kitty's composition 'Novum' broadcasted live on 3MBS' The Talent. 'Novum' is inspired by Australian photographer Jane Brown's 'Bushfire Landscape II, Lake Mountain Victoria' from series Australian Gothic.
4th of July 2015 - Nimbus Trio perform at 24 Moons.
10th of July 2015 - Nimbus Trio perform at Open Studio.
26th May 2015 - Nimbus Trio perform Kitty's original compositions 'Nimbus' and world premiere of 'Nipper' broadcasted live on 3MBS' The Talent. 'Nipper' is inspired by Australian photographer Narelle Autio's series Nipper I, II, III.
15th November 2014 - Completed Composition for Film and Television with Mark Buys at Victorian College of the Arts.
27th October 2013 - Winner of the 2013 Music Society of Victoria's David Henkels Composition Award. Kitty performs award winning composition 'Nimbus' at Deakin Edge, Federation Square in Melbourne with Nimbus Trio. Performance broadcasted live on 3MBS.
24th September 2013 - Recording of own composition 'Ballad' for Violoncello at SoundWorks Music Studio.
20th July 2013 - Adjudicating the Piano Sections at Geelong Eistedfodd in Victoria.
20th June 2013 - Completed Film Score for 'Cervine Chronicle', Director: Ho Rui An. Film to be released in late 2013, United Kingdom.
14th October 2012 - Recording session of solo piano piece 'Lynch's Lullaby' composed by Danish composer Signe Lykke. Recorded at The Royal Danish Academy of Music by sound engineer Bjorn Gjessing.
10th September 2012 - Piano Recital. Performing works by Schubert, Ravel and Liebermann. Peacock Room, King Charles Court, Old Royal Naval College Greenwich, London.
16th June 2012 - 'The Night of the Unexpected’, Spitalfields Music Festival, London. Performing 'Hoketus' by Louis Andriessen. Bishopgate Institute.
1st May 2012 - Mozart’s Festival Series. Performing Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 15 in B flat major KV 450. Theatre Studio, King Charles Court, Old Royal Naval College Greenwich, London.
21st March 2012 - Rude Health Concert, Performing ‘The state she was in when she got home’. Composition in collaboration with cellist Miriam Wakeling and composers Signe Lykke and Soosan Lolavar, Theatre Studio, King Charles Court, Old Royal Naval College Greenwich, London.
23rd February 2012 - Piano Trio Recital. Notting Hill Piano Trio Series. Performing Beethoven’s Archduke Trio and Schumann’s Fantasiestucke Op. 88. St. Johns Church Notting Hill, London.
2nd June 2011 - Brighton Fashion Week: Frocks Show - Sarina Poppy Design. Performing 'Silence' composed by Kitty Xiao in collaboration with Elysium dancers and live film. St. Martins Church Brighton, UK.