Born: Established: 1970 Sutherland area, Sydney Southern Suburbs, Sydney, New South Wales, ;
Matthew Orlovich studied composition (BMus [Hons and University of Sydney Medal], PhD) under the tutelage of Eric Gross and Peter Sculthorpe at the University of Sydney. His numerous works range from solo instrumental music to chamber, choral and orchestral scores. Performers have included Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra, The Harvard University Choir (USA), Sydney Philharmonia Choirs, The Australian Voices, The Choir of London (UK) and the Australian Intervarsity Choral Festival Choir.
Orlovich is a full member/writer of APRA, a represented composer of the Australian Music Centre and member of the Fellowship of Australian Composers.
Orlovich's website contains comprehensive details of works, performances, recordings and reviews and is available at http://www.mattheworlovich.com
Source: Information provided to AustLit by Matthew Orlovich. January 2009.