2016

15th - 20th December

Madras Music Season, Chennai, India.

2nd December

Mapping Melbourne: MOYI with Mindy Meng Wang guzheng, Deakin Edge, Melbourne

5th November

Monash University Museum of Art (MUMA) 3-5pm with the Australian Art Orchestra for Sound Spaces program. Featuring Tilman Robinson, Scott Morrison, and Jem Savage

28th October

Wangaratta Jazz Festival with Paul Grabowsky's Nyilipidgi project in collaboration with AAO and Monash Art Ensemble

20th October

Liquid Architecture (Melbourne) 7-10pm Why Listen to Animals, with Catherine Clover

13th to 15th October

Melbourne Festival Under the Wire experimental film program with sound curated and composed by Peter Knight

4th to 8th October

Performing Arts Market Seoul

5th to 16th September

Australian Art Orchestra Creative Music Intensive with Bae Il Dong, David and Daniel Wilfred, Sunny Kim, Christopher Hale and Simon Barker. Tarraleah Tasmania

9th may

Metropolis New Music Festival, Melbourne. Australian Art Orchestra with Nicole LizeeHymns to Pareidolia. Includes premiere of new work by Peter Knight

mondays in may

Paul Grabowsky Sextet, Bennetts Lane, Melbourne

22nd may

Peter Knight Solo and performing with The Age of Floods, Eastmint, Northcote, Melbourne

11th june

Melbourne International Jazz Festival with Way Out West, launch of new album out on Jazzhead 

25th to 29th April

Australian Art Orchestra residency at Queensland Conservatorium with Nicole Lizee including performances

25th March

Four Winds Festival Bermagui NSW with Ensemble Offspring performing Philip Glass's Music With Changing Parts

2-13 March

Festival of Live Art Arts House North Melbourne. New work 'Alter' by Tamara Saulwick and Peter Knight for 16 iPads, world premiere

18th February

Club Zho, Perth. Solo

22nd February

Perth Festival with Jon Tarry and Cameron Robbins. Dark Mirror White Noise

5th February

Melbourne Town Hall Australian Art Orchestra and Ensemble Offspring, Exit Ceremonies, with new work by Alvin Lucier

26th January

Make It Up Club Melbourne with Nat Grant

23rd January

Sydney Festival with Australian Art Orchestra and Ensemble OffspringExit Ceremonies

9th January

Peninsula Summer Music Festival with Ensemble Offspring performing Philip Glass's Music With Changing Parts

2015

5th December

Melbourne Recital Centre with Daughter's Fever featuring Paddy Mann (Grand Salvo)

28th November

Melbourne, Conduit Artspace, with Adam Simmons for 100:25:1 project

23rd November

Melbourne, La Mama Musica. Solo and with Steven Socha

20th and 21st November

Melbourne, Big West Festival, for Tim Humphrey and Madeleine Flynn's Siren Event

30th October

Wangaratta Jazz Festival with Dave Douglas (NY) and AAO/Monash Art Ensemble

9th and 10th October

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Festival with Australian Art Orchestra - Water Pushes Sand

2nd and 3rd October

OzAsia Festival Adelaide with Australian Art Orchestra - Water Pushes Sand featuring Erik Griswold, Vanessa Tomlinson, Tim O'Dwyer, Peter Knight, Sam Pankhurst and musicians from Sichuan, China

14th to 23rd September

Tarraleah Tasmania. Australian Art Orchestra Creative Music Intensive with Guru Karaikudi Mani from Chennai, Simon Barker, Sandy Evans, Adrian Sherriff and others

18th to 22nd July

Chengdu, China. New work development with Australian Art Orchestra, Water Pushes Sand composed by Erik Griswold

2nd July

Melbourne premiere of Quintet for Prepared Brass by Peter Knight. Australian Brass Quintet, Melbourne Recital Centre 6pm

6th June

Daughter's Fever premiere Capital Jazz Project Canberra

13th -17th May

Endings season at Arts House North Melbourne

4th May

Melbourne Jazz Festival with Australian Art Orchestra/Monash Art Ensemble and Young Wagilak Group

27th April

Copenhagen 5e with Mark Solborg guitar

24th April

Jazzahead showcase, Bremen Germany, with Australian Art Orchestra - Crossing Roper Bar

21st March

Solo works for trumpet and electronics: Development, process and context. Peter Knight. DDCA Symposium: The Outstanding Field: Artistic Research Emerging from the Academy. Symposium paper 4.30-5pm

14th March

Australian Art Orchestra Sound Spaces solo series at Monash University Museum of Art. Peter Knight solo, Vanessa Tomlinson solo, then duo. 3-5pm Free

5th March

Steve Heather Group - My First Time. Conduit Arts Fitzroy Melbourne 8pm

5th - 11th January

Sydney Festival ENDINGS by Tamara Saulwick with Paddy Mann (Grand Salvo)

15th - 18th January

MONA FOMA Hobart Tasmania with Australian Art Orchestra - Crossing Roper Bar

2014

7th November

Malthouse Theatre Melbourne Australian Art Orchestra 20th Anniversary Concert 20Up

1st November

ABC Studio 420 Brisbane, world premiere of Make Them Dance solo percussion work commissioned by Vanessa Tomlinson for 8 Hits. Broadcast live on ABC New Music Up Late

31st October

Wangaratta Festival of Jazz, Australian Art Orchestra Struttin With Some Barbecue

17th - 27th September

Australian Art Orchestra Creative Music Intensive The Tanks Arts Centre Cairns, Australia

September 7th

Vallekilde Højskole Copenhagen, solo, as part of Ujazz

September 6th

Copenhagen Jazzhouse, solo, as part of Ujazz

September 5th

Aarhus Festival Ujazz with Diego Schissi piano (details)

2nd September

Aarhus Festival Denmark, solo as part of 'Memento Mori' at ARoS The Aarhus Museum of Modern Art

25th August - 31st August

Teaching residency at The Royal Danish Academy of Music, Aarhus Denmark including concerts

August 9th

Longplay (Melbourne) with Joe Talia supporting Alister Spence and Raymond McDonald (UK) 7.30pm

6th - 8th August

Digilab Residency with Tamara Saulwick Arts House North Melbourne

17th July - 3rd August

Music OMI residency Upstate New York Details

14th July

Australian Art Orchestra Atlas, Herbal, and Ritual New works by Brett Thompson at Melbourne Recital Centre 6pm

3rd June

Peter Knight's 'Way Out West' Melbourne International Jazz Festival. Premiere of new works

19th - 29th May

Creative Development Residency, Arts House North Melbourne for Tamara Saulwick's Endings project with Paddy Mann and design by Ben Cobham and Blue Bottle

24th - 27th April

Jazzahead Bremen Germany

15th April

Australian Art Orchestra 'Passion' Trinity St Paul's Centre Toronto with Soundstreams 8pm Paul Grabowsky piano, Scott Tinkler trumpet, Erkki Veltheim violin, Niko Schauble drums, Gian Slater voice, plus Soundstreams' musicians. Details and tickets

14th April

Solo - Tranzac Toronto 7.30pm

11th April

Soundstreams Toronto, Improvisation VS Composition 7pm Gardiner Museum, Queens Park Toronto... Details

6th April

Phonetic Orchestra Northcote Uniting Church Hall (Melbourne) 2.30pm and 7.30pm

12th to 16th March

Dave Douglas with Monash Art Ensemble (Australian Art Orchestra & Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music) rehearsals, recording and concerts. Concert 15th March Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music Monash University

11th February

Tilman Robinson's Network of Lines CD launch 6pm Melbourne Recital Centre. A wonderful piece based on Calvino's 'If On a Winter's Night a Traveller'.

January 17th

Solo MONA FOMA Morning Meditations 9am Baha'i Centre

17th-19th January

Cameron Robbins' 'Wind Section Instrumental MONA FOMA various times - check HERE for details under 'C' for Cameron

January 16th

Solo MONA FOMA Morning Meditations 12pm Baha'i Centre (look under 'P' for Peter on website)

15th January

Australian Art Orchestra MONA FOMA Hobart world premiere of 'Struttin' with some Barbecue featuring Eugene Ball (composition, arrangement, co-direction, trumpet), Peter Knight (co-direction, laptop electronics, trumpet) Ngaiire (voice, sampler), Sabina Maselli (video installation, design), Linzee R. Nold (images), Paul Grabowsky (piano, melodica), Allan Browne (drums, text) Phil Noy (saxophone), Sam Pankhurst (bass), Brett Thompson (guitar), Tim Jones (tuba), Martin Ng (turntables), Matthias Schack-Arnott (percussion)

7th January

Duo with Lloyd Honeybrook (saxophone and guitar amplifier) at Make It Up Club Bar Open, Fitzroy, Melbourne.

2013

2nd November

Way Out West featuring Satsuki Odamura Wangaratta Jazz Festival 11am

2nd November

Solo Wangaratta Jazz Festival 2pm

20th to 30th October

Australian Art Orchestra 'Crossing Roper Bar' tour of Western Australia produced by TURA

13th October

Melbourne International Arts Festival with the Australian Art Orchestra for Pedro Reyes' exhibition 'Disarm' 

4th October

Seoul 'Dotolim' solo 8pm

3rd October

Linden Gallery St Kilda Aphid's 'Forever Now' launch with Brian Ritchie and co 6pm

30th September

Bennetts Lane Melbourne with Allan Browne (drums/spoken word) Brett Thompson (guitar) 9pm

26th September

Conduit Artspace Fitzroy curated by Peter Knight: Joe Talia percussion/Revox tape machine, Brett Thompson guitar, Jon Smeathers no input mixer/saxophone, Peter Knight trumpet/electronics 8.30pm

14th September

Electroacoustic performance with kinetic sculptor/musician, Cameron Robbins and artist Jon Tarry Loggerheads Sonic Sessions 3pm Stockroom Gallery 98 Piper St, Kyneton, Victoria, Australia

13th September

Uptown Jazz Cafe Melbourne with Raymond MacDonald 'Big Feet Little Big (Band)' (Scotland) - Raymond MacDonald alto/sop sax, Alister Spence- piano, Joe Talia- Revox, Niko Schauble- drums, Anita Hustas- double bass, Ren Walters- electric guitar, Phil Bywater- tenor sax/clarinet, Peter Knight- trumpet and fx, Adrian Sherriff- bass trombone

Thursdays 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd August

Bennetts Lane Melbourne. ElectroACOUSTIC AcousticELECTRO Australian Art Orchestra concert series curated by Peter Knight. Each week a different quintet featuring artists including: Scott Tinkler, Paul Grabowsky, Ren Walters, Jon Smeathers, Judith Hamman, Dale Gorfinkel, Joe Talia, Georgie Darvidis, Alister Spence and others

July 27th

Monkey Bar North Fitzroy with Rosalind Hall, Dave Brown and others

July 17th to 19th

UTas Hobart Conservatorium of Music - Australian Art Orchestra residency. Concert on 19th July at UTas featuring Peter Knight (trumpet/laptop), Eugene Ball (trumpet), Allan Browne (drums), Martin Ng (turntables), Brett Thompson (guitar), Sam Pankhurst (bass)

July 16th

Make It Up Club Fitzroy, Melbourne with Brett Thompson (guitar), Joe Talia (drums/Revox), Matthias Schack-Arnott (percussion). Supporting Jon Rose 

July 5th

Sydney International Brass Festival international premiere of Extended Brass Quintet commissioned and performed by the Australian Brass Quintet  (supported by Arts Victoria)

12th June

Monkey Bar Fitzroy Melbourne with Reuben Lewis 

8th June

Bus Projects 25-31 Rokeby St, Collingwood Jonathan Heilbron's Manfred Werder Portrait

20th May

Stonnington Jazz Festival (Melbourne) Australian Art Orchestra 'Hard Core on the Fly'

13th May

Lebowskis at 303 Bar Northcote (Melbourne) with Andrew Brooks

 29th April to 11th May

Residency at Arts House for Culturelab with Tamara Saulwick and Paddy Mann (Grand Salvo)

26th April

The Tanks Arts Centre Cairns Way Out West featuring Satsuki Odamura (koto)

28th February

San Francisco Luggage Store solo and with Odeya Nini details

27th February

Vancouver New Music solo and with 'Vee' Ensemble featuring Giorgio Magnanensi

26th February

Seattle Earshot Spring Series solo

23rd February

Brooklyn iBeam solo and with Michael Bates bass, Jeff Davis drums and Quinsin Nachoff sax

18th February

Seoul with Jin Sangtae and Sunny Kim at Dotolim

16th February

Yokohama Shichoushitsu 2 with Marcos Fernandesfor Port of Call series

15th February

Osaka solo concert at MIIT House also featuring Jerry Gordon and Slonnen

13th February

Kyoto Japan solo concert at Urban Guild

12th February

Tokyo with Andrew Brooks (saxophone) and Yoshio Machida (pan drums) at Super Deluxe

8th February

Fish Boast of Fishing Brisbane for 'Trilling Wire' series info here

3rd February

Way Out West with Satsuki Odamura Bennetts Lane Melbourne for Melbourne Jazz Coop

26th & 27th January

Ren Walters' Conduit Artspace Series (Fitzroy Melbourne) 2pm both days

22nd January

Make It Up Club 15th Anniversary (Melbourne) with Geroid Brinn and Gareth Thompson

2012

December 10th

Lebowskis at Cafe 303 Northcote (Melbourne) with Julius Schwing (guitar), Alf Jackson (drums), Peter Knight (trumpet/electronics) 8pm

December 4th

Tilman Robinson 'Network of Lines' Melbourne concert

December 3rd

Lebowskis at Cafe 303 Northcote (Melbourne) with Allan Browne/Brett Thompson/Peter Knight Trio (AB drums & spoken word, BT guitar, PK trumpet/electronics) 8pm

18th November

Conduit Arts Melbourne with Andrew Brooks (large ensemble) 8pm

November 13th

Bennetts Lane Melbourne Allotrope solo album launch with set by new quartet: PK tpt/electronics with Erkki Veltheim violin/electronics, Brett Thompson guitar, Joe Talia drums/electronics 9pm

November 12th

Bennetts Lane Melbourne with Allan Browne/Brett Thompson/Peter Knight Trio 9pm

November 5th

Lebowskis at Cafe 303 Northcote (Melbourne) with Allan Browne/Brett Thompson/Peter Knight Trio (AB drums & spoken word, BT guitar, PK trumpet/electronics) 8pm

October 27th

Restrung Festival Solo with video artist Miss Random (Eva Lunde) at Brisbane Powerhouse 1pm

October 26th

Restrung Festival Brisbane Powerhouse performing ensemble work by Robert Davidson 9.30pm

24th October

Sydney Allotrope album launch at Cross Art and Books plus duo set with Andrew Brooks (saxophone) and solo Jon Smeathers (saxophone) 7pm

21st October

Trio with Ren Walters (guitar) Jonathan Heilbron (bass) Monkey Bar Melbourne 7pm start

11th October

Solo and with Simon Charles chamber ensemble (live processing) for Transmissions series Montsalvat Melbourne

September 21st

Venice with Piero Bitolo Bon Trio

September 19th

Alla Poppa Venice with Tommaso Cappellato and Simone Massaron

September 18th

Naples Italy with Decibel John Cage Variations Project

September 9th - 14th

Solo (concert and paper presentation) International Computer Music Conference and Earzoom Festival Ljubljana, Slovenia

8th September

LAK Soundart Festival Copenhagen Listen Hear Collective meets ILK

September 4th

Solo Cafe Oto London

August 29th & 30th

Solo Singapore Sonorous Duration and La Salle College of the Arts

August 12th

Peter Knight Quartet with Julius Schwing (gtr) Alf Jackson (drms) MONA Gallery Hobart 1-4

July 16th

Allan Browne Trio Bennetts Lane Melbourne 8.30pm Allan Browne drums/spoke word Peter Knight trumpet/laptop Brett Thompson guitar

June/July/August

Pin Drop touring Australia in June/July/August for Mobile States details here

June 23rd

Arts House North Melbourne with Tamara Saulwick as part of Solstice series of 180 second performances

June 16th

Solo at Undue Noise, Bendigo (more detail soon)

June 9th

Melbourne International Jazz Festival, Melbourne Recital Centre, Fish Boast of Fishing world premiere

June 1st

Yeosu Expo with Bright Splinters

May 27th

Yeosu Expo South Korea with Bright Splinters

May 30th

Seoul with Bright Splinters C Cloud Hong Dae

May 26th

Suncheon South Korea solo and duo with Jin Sangtae

May 13th

Tilman Robinson Project for Melbourne Jazz Fringe Commission Concert Northcote Town Hall 4.30pm

April 19-22nd

Jazzahead Expo Bremen Germany

April 16th

 Scott Tinkler/Peter Knight Solo/Solo/Duo at La Mama Musica (Melbourne)

April 15th

Andrew Brooks/Peter Knight duo at Monkey Bar (Fitzroy Melbourne) 8pm

April 10th

Andrew Brooks/Peter Knight duo Make It Up Club Melbourne 8pm

April 4th

Andrew Brooks/Peter Knight duo Cross Art and Books Sydney 7pm

2011

December 8th and 9th

Club Auteur Seoul with 'Bright Splinters' Sunny Kim voice/laptop, Peter Knight cornet/laptop, Christopher Hale electric bass guitar/electronics

December 3rd

Dotolim Seoul solo (cornet/laptop) and with Jin Sangtae

November 29th

Arirang TV Seoul 'Heart to Heart' with Christopher Hale

November 15th to 27th

Seddon Archives - Big West Festival soundwalk by Tamara Saulwick, sound design Peter Knight

November 19th

With Daquqi at Prana House Melbourne

October 15th

With Lisa Salvo at Four Larks

October 25th

Fremantle, Australia. KULCHA for Totally Huge New Music Festival with Residual

October 23rd

Perth, Australia. ABC Radio Perth for Totally Huge New Music Festival with Residual

October 20th

Brussels, Belgium. Sazznjazz Music Room with Residual

October 19th

Copenhagen, Denmark. Charlie Scott's Bar with Way Out West

October 18th

Oslo, Norway. Cosmopolite Belleville with Way Out West

October 16th

Stavanger, Norway. Vietnam Oi! Festival with Way Out West

October 14th

Stavanger, Norway. Vietnam Oi! Festival with Residual

October 13th

London, UK. Dean St Jazz Club Soho Pizza Express with Way Out West

August 8th to 14th

Santiago Chile with Way Out West

Teatro Municipal de Las Condes

2nd August

Artist talk at Malthouse Theatre covering process and development of Pin Drop. With Tamara Saulwick 8pm

25th July to 7th August

Pin Drop by Tamara Saulwick at Malthouse Theatre featuring electroacoustic score by Peter Knight Nominated for four Green Room Awards 2010 including Best Sound Design and Composition, winner Outstanding Production

20th to 31st July

Queensland Music Festival 'Radio Plays' with Clocked Out Featuring: Erik Griswold prepared piano, Vaness Tomlinson percussion, Adam Simmons reeds, Sam Pankhurst bass Peter Knight trumpet

Friday 15th July

Kirsty Morphett's Kotet Brass 8.30 Thornbury Theatre

8th June

Premiere of Peter Knight Brass Project with Quinsin Nachoff at Melbourne International Jazz Festival

23rd May - 4th June

Australian tour with Quinsin Nachoff's Forward Motion with Quinsin Nachoff saxophones, Matt Mitchell piano, Peter Knight trumpet, Rajiv Jayaweera drums Details here
5th May

Dancing Dog Cafe Footscray for Melbourne Jazz Fringe Festival solo and with Motion

February 11th - 17th

Chengdu Spring Festival (Sichuan, China) with The Wide Alley
23rd January

Way Out West Mona Foma Tasmania

22nd January

Way Out West Eltham Jazz Festival Melbourne

2010

1st December

Mute Canary at Make It Up Club Melbourne. PK trumpet

October 14th - 28th

Peter Knight Quartet feat. Colin Hopkins pno, Frank Di Sario bass, Tony Floyd drums, PK trpt/laptop

Residency at Bennetts Lane Jazz Club Melbourne

1st - 3rd October

Way Out West Bellingen Global Carnival Bellingen NSW

26th September

Peter Knight solo 'Allotrope' Disembraining Machine Brisbane QLD 7.00pm

August 30th

Peter Knight solo 'Allotrope' La Mama Musica Melbourne

August 25th - 29th

Pin Drop theatre/dance at Arts House Melbourne

PK sound design and live operation

June 28th - 6th July

Tour of Canada with Wide Alley including Vancouver, Victoria and Ottawa jazz festivals. PK trumpet

June 3rd - 13th

Tour of Australia with Way Out West including Perth, Adelaide, Canberra, Sydney, Lismore, Brisbane, Gold Coast.

May 26th

Way Out West, CD launch for 'The Effects of Weather' at Stonnington Jazz Festival, Melbourne

May 20th - 23rd

Way Out West, tour of Tasmania (Hobart, Burnie)

May 2nd

Peter Knight and Dung Nguyen duo 'Residual' Quiet Music Festival Melbourne

2009

November 21st

Way Out West at Australasian World Music Expo (AWME) Melbourne Arts Centre

October 26th

Solo (tpt/laptop) at Labor Sonor KuLe Theatre Berlin

October 8-13

Tour of Korea with Skazz (Chunnyun Seoul, Club Ta Seoul, Once in a Blue Moon, Seoul, MBC TV Kwangjo)

October 3rd

Brisbane Festival with Way Out West

Brisbane Festival 'Backyards' with Residual (duo with Dung Nguyen)

October 2nd

Judith Wright Centre with Erik Griswold's 'The States'

August 23-25

Darwin Festival with Way Out West

August 8th

Melbourne International Film Festival opening with David Brydie, Jessica Mauboy, Dan Sultan et al

July 28th

Make It Up Club Fitzroy, Melbourne with Ren Walters

July 22nd

Bennetts Lane Melbourne with Pe

ter Knight Quartet (Erik Griswold prepared piano, Frank Di Sario bass, Joe Talia drums)

July 15th

Bennetts Lane Melbourne with Way Out West

July 8th

Bennetts Lane Melbourne with Peter Knight's 'Between Two Moments' Quartet (Colin Hopkins piano, Frank Di Sario bass, Tony Floyd drums)

June 22nd

Solo at La Mama Musica Melbourne

May 16th

Valley Jazz Festival Judith Wright Centre Brisbane with Way Out West

May 12th

EBS TelevisionSeoul, South Korea, with Way Out West  

May 11th

EBS TelevisionSeoul, South Korea, with Way Out West 

May 8th

Chunyun Jazz Club Seoul South Korea, with Way Out West   

May 7th

Wazz Jazz Club Osaka, Japan, with Way Out West   

May 6

Satin Doll Tokyo, Japan, with Way Out West 

May 3rd and 4th

Takatsuki Jazz Street Festival Takatsuki, Japa, with Way Out West      

May 2

Blue Note Kyoto, Japan, with Way Out West  

April 16 

Paris CatMelbourne, VIC with Way Out West

2008

July 15

Wazz Jazz Club Osaka, Japan with Way Out West

Jul 12

Circolo Vecchia Quercia Gorizia, Italy with Way Out West   

July 11

Veneto Jazz Festival Valdagno, Italy with Way Out West   

July 9

Veneto Jazz Festival Venice, Italy with Way Out West  

July 6th

Musicali Camerata Sulmonese Sulmona, Italy with Way Out West   

July 4

Montreal Jazz Festival Montreal, QC with Way Out West  

July 3

Harborfront Centre Toronto, ON with Way Out West  

July 1

Avant Garde Bar Ottawa, ON   

June 30

Australian High Commission Ottawa, ON with Way Out West   

June 28

Vancouver Jazz Festival Vancouver with Way Out West 

June 27

Victoria Jazz FestivalVictoria, BC with Way Out West   

June 25

Calgary Jazz Festival Calgary, AB with Way Out West  

June 24

Edmonton Jazz Festival Edmonton, AB with Way Out West