It looks like the folks out west are about ready for secession (again!). Of the 64 pieces listed in their 2012 program, all of one piece was written by an Australian. Count ‘em, one! Ross Edwards (whose piece it is: Full Moon Dances) must feel honoured indeed!
One wonders what the Australia Council thinks of this – you’d reckon they’d expect a bit more bang for their buck in terms of local content.