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  • Musical Abundance in New York for Con Alumna 27 Mar 2017 Annie Gard in India Annie Gard (BMus (Perf) ’16) was recently accepted into the internationally regarded Master of Music (performance) at The Juilliard School in New York City, after initially ...Read more
  • Olive Pink inspires Anne Boyd’s new orchestral work 21 Mar 2017 Image: Will Nichols, University of Sydney music student and harpist, runs through his solo part in Olive Pink’s Garden with Professor Anne Boyd AM. The University of Sydney’s first female ...Read more
  • McCallum performs Meyerbeer’s Le Prophète 01 Mar 2017 For longstanding keyboard staff-member Associate Professor Stephanie McCallum, recording her most recent CD with former student and medal-winning Conservatorium alumnus, Erin Helyard, was like being ...Read more
  • Rainer Saville performs in New York 14 Feb 2017 Left to right: Mathew Muckey, Ethan Bensdorf, Rainer Saville, George Curren, David Finlayson, Joseph Alessi Sydney Conservatorium of Music alumnus trumpeter Rainer Saville, BMus ‘14, was one of ...Read more
  • Love song dedications from the Con 02 Feb 2017 We asked a few of our romantic musicologists and Con staff to share their favourite chansons d'amour to get you in the mood for St Valentine’s Day. One of the earliest love songs of note is from ...Read more
  • Liza Lim joins the University of Sydney to nurture women composers 31 Jan 2017 Professor Liza Lim The highly-acclaimed Australian composer Liza Lim, one of the leading figures of her generation internationally, joins the University of Sydney’s Conservatorium of Music to ...Read more
  • Composer strikes a chord with people living with dementia 14 Dec 2016 Cyrus Meurant, composer and Sydney Conservatorium of Music alumnus and PhD candidate at the University of Sydney. Sydney Conservatorium of Music PhD candidate and composer, Cyrus Meurant, has ...Read more
  • New SCM leadership team and academic promotions 09 Dec 2016 Congratulations to our esteemed academic staff at the Conservatorium who have been successful in their application for promotion (effective 1 January 2017). Lecturer, David Howie Senior ...Read more
  • Our students at the Melbourne Music Analysis Summer School Sydney Conservatorium of Music students and Dr David Larkin, Senior Lecturer in Musicology, at the Melbourne Music Analysis Summer School in late November. An exciting new event on the scholarly ...Read more
  • Groundbreaking CD release for SCM Wind Symphony 18 Nov 2016 We are very excited to announce the release of CELEBRARE on the Klavier label, featuring the Sydney Conservatorium of Music Wind Symphony, conducted by our Director of Bands, Dr John ...Read more