solo & duo works


Mermeros & Pheres (2017) for two Piccolo's dur. 5" *in development for Naomi Johnson


Crown of Phtheírein (2017) for Marimba dur. 6" written for and commissioned by Crystal Chu. World premiere performance May 17th, 2017, UO Beall Concert Hall, Univeristy of Oregon, U.S.A.


 Thriambus (2017) for Harp dur. 10" *in development for Jessica Fotinos


Vast Sea Trembles (2016) for Soprano and Mezzo Soprano dur. 5" Text by Nicole Butcher

Written for Christine Storey and Kate Bright


Threnoi Ib (2016) for Soprano Saxophone and Cello dur. 5" dedicated to Nicholas Yates and Kate Stephens


Sikinnis III (2015) for Piano dur. 5" written for and dedicated to Jacob Abela

To be premiered by Danae Killian at St. Stephen's Church, Melbourne 29th September. More details in

"These extremes are furthered by Sikinnis III (2015), composed by Evan Lawson, which exhibits dramatic registral shifts in a vigorous work exploring ideas of dance, joy, and sexuality. The dramatic pause Killian holds at the conclusion of this engrossing composition has the audience caught in the piano’s resonances."

- Lewis Ingham, Cut Common https://www.cutcommonmag.com/live-review-my-heart-melbourne-fringe-festival/# 


Threnoi II (2015) for Flugelhorn and Percussion dur. 5" 

Written for and premiered by Edges Duo (Crystal Chu and Steve Sharpe) at the University of Oregon, USA 1st December 2015


Threnoi I (2015) for Flute *Written for Tanya Vincent dur.5"


Gypsy (2011) in 3 movements for Clarinet dur. 6” dedicated to Megan Clune

Premiered by Megan Clune, in Sydney September 2012 at Alaska Projects 


Chestnut Room (2011) for two Harp's  dur. 5"

Premiered by Jessica Fotinos and Jacinta Dennett as apart of composition residency at the Camp Street Harp Camp.


Dithyramb (2010) in 2 movements for Violin dur. 9”  dedicated to Isabel Hede

Premiered by Isabel Hede Forest Collectives 2010 concert series.

Also performed by Katroina Tsyrlin at the VCA in 2010 and Abbotsford Convent, July 2013


Unison (2010) for Bass Clarinet dur. 1.30"


Sikinnis I (2010) for Flute dur. 8” dedicated to Johanna Selleck

Premiered by Tamara Kohler at Forest Collective’s Songs for Satyrs and Gods, May 2011  

Also performed by Naomi Johnson at The Garden of Ice Melbourne Recital Centre April 4th 2014 and at Sound Scape New Music Festival, Italy 2014