solo & duo works
Threnoi (2015-17) in three movements for flute and percussion dur. 15"
Each movements can be played indavidually;
Threnoi I (2015) for flute *Written for Tanya Vincent dur.5"
Threnoi II (2015) for melody instrument and percussion (envelopes, opera gong, marimba, random assortment of tea cups and saucers) dur. 5"
Written for and premiered by Edges Duo (Crystal Chu percussion and Steve Sharpe flugelhorn) at the University of Oregon, U.S.A. 1st December 2015
Threnoi III (2017) for flute/alto flute and percussion *in development for Shia Cardona for premiere in New York City in 2018
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 29 September, 2017.
Also performed by Danae Killian at Montsalvat, Melbourne for the Melbourne Composers League 12 November, 2017.
"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/#
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, Melbourne 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 Richmond Uniting Church, Melbourne May, 2011
Performed by Naomi Johnson at The Garden of Ice Melbourne Recital Centre 4 April, 2014.
And performed by Naomi Johnson at Sound Scape New Music Festival, Maccagno, Italy July, 2014