Can art save us?
You may very well ask that; I couldn't possibly comment!
Mark Isaacs is an internationally-acclaimed composer, pianist and conductor in classical music and jazz, as well as being a film composer and songwriter.
He has composed over 100 works, many commissioned by some of Australia's most distinguished orchestras, ensembles and musicians.
His output includes three symphonies. He has received many awards including an Australia Council Fellowship, the Albert H. Maggs Composition Award and the Jean Bogan Prize for Piano Composition and has twice been nominated for the ARIA Award.
In jazz, he has recorded and toured worldwide, including with some of the artform's most legendary international figures, releasing many acclaimed albums on prestigious international and Australian labels.