2017: Finalist. APRA/AMC Art Music Awards. Instrumental Work of the Year. For Diomira

2016: Albert H Maggs Composition Prize (for Diomira commissioned by the Australian Art Orchestra)

2016: Age/Music Victoria Awards: Jazz Album of the Year (for Way Out West)

2016: Green Room Theatre award. Design and Realisation for Endings with Tamara Saulwick

2015: Australian Music Prize (AMP) long list. For Daughter’s Fever

2015: Helpmann Award nomination for Endings, Best New Australian Work

2014: Australian Art Orchestra Award APRA/AMC Art Music Awards. Winner, Award for Excellence by an Organisation

2014: Music Omi New York

2014: APRA/AMC Art Music Awards. Award for Excellence by an Organisation. Australian Art Orchestra

2013: Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University Alumnus of the Year

2013: Australia Council Music Fellowship (for 2013/14)

2013: Australian Arts in Asia awards. Finalist for Bright Splinters

2012: Australian Jazz Bell Awards. Winner ‘Most Original Australian Jazz Album’ for Fish Boast of Fishing.

2012: AIR Awards. Finalist for Jazz Album of the Year.

2012: APRA/AMC Art Music Awards. Finalist for Jazz Composition of the Year

2011: APRA/AMC Art Music Awards. Finalist for Award for Excellence with Way Out West

2011: Victorian Green Room Awards. Nomination for 'Best Composition and Sound Design' for Pin Drop

2009: Bell Award for ‘Australian Jazz Ensemble of the Year’ with Way Out West

2008: APRA Awards nomination, Jazz Composition of the Year

2007: Tom and Isobel Rolston Scholarship Banff Centre for the Arts (Canada)

2007: Griffith University full scholarship for doctoral studies in composition

2006: Myer Foundation grant for new sound installation work with Double Venturi

2004: Keith and Elizabeth Travelling Fellowship

2003: Alan C. Rose Memorial Fund Project Scholarship


2018: Paul Grabowsky Sextet - Moons of Jupiter. Besant Hall (UK)

2017: Australian Art Orchestra - Water Pushes Sand. Jazzhead (Aust)

2016: Peter Knight - Way Out West. Jazzhead (Aust)

2016: Paul Grabowsky - Nylipidgi. ABC Music

2016: Dave Douglas - Fabliaux. Greenleaf

2015: Daughter's Fever (self titled) with Paddy Mann (Grand Salvo), Erik Griswold, Vanessa Tomlinson, Joe Talia and Andrew Brooks. HellosQuare 

2014: Peter Knight/Dung Nguyen with Joe Talia, Blach Sifilchi, LENA, Tilman Robinson, Dan West. Re: Residual (remixes). Parentheses (Belgium)

2012: Peter Knight (solo), Allotrope, Listen Hear Collective (Aust)

2011: Peter Knight (sextet), Fish Boast of Fishing, Listen Hear Collective (Aust)

2011: Peter Knight/Dung Nguyen, Residual, Parentheses Records (Belgium)

2010: Way Out West, The Effects of Weather, Jazzhead/MGM (Aust)

2007: Way Out West, Old Grooves for New Streets, Jazzhead/MGM (Aust), Effendi Records (Canada)

2006: Peter Knight Quintet, All the Gravitation of Silence, Jazzhead/MGM (Aust)

2006: 5+2 Brass Ensemble, Invisible Cities and Other Works, Rufus Records/Universal (Aust)

2003: Way Out West, Footscray Station, Newmarket Music (Aust)

2001: Peter Knight Quartet, Between Two Moments, Newmarket Music (Aust)


2019: Barunga Festival (Northern Territory) with Australian Art Orchestra and David and Daniel Wilfred (Ngukurr)

2019: MONA FOMA with Australian Art Orchestra and Striborg

2018: London Jazz Festival. Southbank Centre with Australian Art Orchestra, Sometimes Home Can Grow Stranger Than Space

2018: Jazztopad Poland with Australian Art Orchestra, The Plains

2017: Jazztopad Poland

2017: GIOFest Glasgow

2017: Ten Days on the Island (Tasmania). Acoustic Life of Sheds with Claire Edwardes. Produced by BighART

2017: Sydney Festival. Sex Lynch and Video Games. The Australian Art Orchestra with Nicole Lizée 

2016: Under the Wire. Curation of sound for Melbourne Festival film screening. Composition of score for 911 by Rick Charnoski

2016: Museum of Old And New Art Hobart (TAS). Sound design and composition for Cameron Robbins' Field Lines exhibition. On display until December 2016

2016: Melbourne International Jazz Festival with Peter Knight's Way Out West 

2016: Four Winds Festival (Bermagui, NSW) with Ensemble Offspring performing Phillip Glass' Music with Changing Parts

2016: Perth Festival with Jon Tarry and Cameron Robbins, world premiere of Dark Mirror White Noise

2016: MONA FOMA (Tasmania) various performances

2016: Sydney Festival, Australian Art Orchestra and Ensemble Offspring, Exit Ceremonies

2016: Festival of Live Art, Arts House, Melbourne. World premiere of 'Alter' Audio visual work with Tamara Saulwick

2015: OzAsia Festival, Water Pushes Sand, new work premiere with Australian Art Orchestra

2015: Corpus. Score for dance work, premiere Schwankhalle Bremen, Germany

2015: Jazzahead Bremen (Germany). Australian Art Orchestra, Crossing Roper Bar

2015: MONA FOMA (Tasmania) Australian Art Orchestra, Crossing Roper Bar

2015: Sydney Festival Endings (theatre) with Tamara Saulwick and Paddy Mann

2014: Allotrope solo tour Aarhus Festival (Denmark), Copenhagen Jazzhouse

2014: Australian Art Orchestra Canadian tour

2013: Allotrope solo tour Tokyo, Kyoto, Osaka, Yokohama, Seoul, New York, Seattle, Vancouver, San Francisco.

2012: Allotrope solo tour Singapore (Sonorous Duration Festival), Denmark (LAK Soundart Festival), UK (Café Oto), Slovenia (Earzoom Festival Ljubljana and International Computer Music Conference), Italy (Venice), Australia (Restrung Festival Brisbane)

2012: Performances with Lindsay Vickery and Stuart James Slovenia (Earzoom Festival Ljubljana), Italy (Naples Conservatorium)

Pin Drop (hybrid theatre work with electroacoustic score. Collaboration with Tamara Saulwick) National tour Sydney (Carriageworks) Hobart (Salamanca Arts Centre) Cairns (Centre of Contemporary Arts)

2012: Fish Boast of Fishing premiere Melbourne Recital Centre for Melbourne Jazz Festival

2012: Bright Splinters (with vocalist/multi media artist, Sunny Kim) World Expo Yeosu Korea

2012: Allotrope solo concerts at Dotolim Seoul and Artspace Don Quixote Suncheon (South Korea)

2011: Bright Splinters. Recording and concert performances in Seoul

2011: Queensland Music Festival with Clocked Out Band Radio Plays

2011: Pin Drop. Malthouse season Melbourne

2011: Australian tour with NY saxophonist Quinsin Nachoff and pianist Matt Mitchell

2011: Melbourne International Jazz Festival Quinsin Nachoff and 5+2 Brass Ensemble

2011: Chendu Spring Festival (Sichuan China) with Wide Alley

2010: Pin Drop. Performances at Arts House North Melbourne

2010 National tour of Australia (12 dates) with Way Out West to launch The Effects of Weather, tour produced by Sound Travellers

2010 Canadian tour with Erik Griswold's Wide Alley including Vancouver Jazz Festival and Ottawa Jazz Festival. Album recording and release

2009 Solo concert for Labor Sonor at KuLe Berlin

2009 Tour of Japan including Takatsuki Jazz Street Festival Osaka with Way Out West

2009: Tour of Korea with Way Out West

2009: Sydney Opera House with Erik Griswold’s Wide Alley

2009: Auckland Festival with Erik Griswold’s Wide Alley

2009: All Tomorrow’s Parties Australian tour with The Saints

2008: Montreal Jazz Festival, Vancouver Jazz Festival, Victoria Jazz Festival, Toronto World Routes,

Veneto Jazz Festival (Italy) with Way Out West


2018: Sharp Folds commissioned by the Australian Art Orchestra

2017: Radiophonic version of Endings commissioned by ABC Radio National for Soundproof. Listen

2016: Diomira. For 11 piece improvising chamber group with electronics. Commissioned by Australian Art Orchestra for Metropolis New Music Festival 2016

2016: Sound design and composition for Cameron Robbins' Field Lines exhibition. On display until December 2016 Museum of Old And New Art Hobart (TAS)

2015: Alter. Audio visual work for 16 iPads with Tamara Saulwick. Commissioned by Arts House

2015: Corpus. Electroacoustic dance score for Schwankhalle, Bremen, Germany

2014: Make Them Dance for bass drums, amplifiers, pedals and various objects. Commissioned by Vanessa Tomlinson

2013: Quintet for Extended Brass. Commissioned by the Australian Brass Quintet for Sydney International Festival of Brass

2012: Pin Drop. Radiophonic version commissioned by ABC Radio National. Listen

2011: Seddon Archives. Audio walk (with Tamara Saulwick) commissioned by Big West Festival

2011: Pin Drop. Electro acoustic score and sound design, solo theatre/dance by Tamara Saulwick (produced by Malthouse Theatre August 2011)

2010: Dot Dash. Quartet for prepared Bb trumpets. For International Trumpet Guild annual conference Sydney July 2010

2009: Press, score for short film by Mark Hennessy

2007: Spirals. For Dead Horse Wind and String Ensemble as part of Ground Elastic Sound curated by Kate Neal, premiered at The Forum in Melbourne