Cole, A (2019 in press). “What is performance and why should we teach it?” Australian Journal of Music Education.

Cole, A (2015). “Do you Really Mean That? Towards Precise, Considered and Constructive Language in Performance Teaching.” Australian Journal of Music Education 3, 4-15.


Cole, A (2019 in press). Constellation Mentorship: Defining the Mentorship Model of the Alexander Technique in the Performing Arts.” In Manzin, G and Duche, V, Eds. Behind the Scenes. Fictional, Artistic and Scholarly Mentoring Partnerships. Garnier Classique, Paris.


Cole, A. “Portuguese Art Song: Revolution, Romanticism and the Idea of Saudade, Part I: The Classicist and Romantics ” Submitted to The Journal of Singing. July 2019.

Cole, A. “Portuguese Art Song: Revolution, Romanticism and the Idea of Saudade, Part II: The ‘Romantic Avant-Gardists’” Submitted to The Journal of Singing. July 2019.

Cole, A. “Balance and Tension I: The Jaw, the Tongue and the Whole-Person Perspective.” Submitted to Australian Voice. July 2019.


Creative Performance and Critical Pragmatism: Overcoming Performance Anxiety by Defining Performance (working title). This is the book that is based on my doctoral thesis.

Music Performance Anxiety? Critiquing assumptions about performers and their response to performance.

Saudadismo, Neo-Romanticism and the Renascença Portuguesa in Poetry and Art Song

A Portuguese Songbook: A Scholarly Edition of Art Songs by Portuguese Composers.


Hildegard and the Celtic Bard 2018
Cole, A (mezzo-soprano, psaltery, percussion) and K Kirkman (tenor, violin, viola, harp, percussion). Works from Medieval Germany, Renaissance France and British Isles. Kimbeth Productions.
Cole, A. Translations from Latin and old French.

The Dew Gatherers: Songs, Arias & Variations by JP Krieger 2017
Brewer, J (harpsichord), A Cole (mezzo-soprano), N Heymink (bassoon). MOVE Records, Melbourne, Australia.
Cole, A. CD Booklet, including “Krieger, 1649-1725” (4), “Approach to Krieger’s Music” (5) and program notes and translations from German (5-18).
Reviewed by Clive O’Connell, “One for the true specialists” in O’Connell The Music: Do you Hear what I hear? November 9, 2017.
Reviewed by Jane Downer, “CD Review: The Dew Gatherers featuring bassoonist Neil Heymink” in The Australian Double Reed Society, March 2018, 21 (1), 37-38.

Saudade: A Portuguese Songbook 2009
Cole, A (mezzo-soprano), S Crawshaw (piano) and C Madden (musical and dramatic direction). Ode Records, Auckland, NZ. Recorded with the support of Jack Straw Recording Studio Artist in Residence Program, Seattle.
Cole, A. CD Booklet, including “Introduction” (3), “Saudade and Song” (3-4), “History of Portugal” (4) and program notes and translations from Portuguese (5-28).
Reviewed by Gregory Berg, Journal of Singing, 2010. 67(2) 242-244

The Witch Hunt 1999
Cole, A (mezzo-soprano), M Arnold (alto), D Ashton-Smith (conductor). Soundtrack for film. Music by Cezary Skubiszewski.