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  • University congratulates new AIATSIS appointments 24 May 2017 Dr Myfany Turpin working with Marie Mudgell and Patrick Smith to document songs in Balgo, Western Australia Welcomes opportunity to continue valuable work with Institute The University of ...Read more
  • New music at the Con raises the decibels for Vivid Sydney 01 May 2017 (L-R) Michaela Davies, Alon Ilsar and Véronique Serret featuring in Vivid New Music at the Con. Images courtesy of the artists. The Sydney Conservatorium of Music will present an electric ...Read more
  • Antony Walker recognised for international contribution to music 21 Apr 2017 The annual University of Sydney Alumni Awards program celebrates the achievements of our alumni and honours their contribution to the University and wider community. The Alumni Achievement ...Read more
  • Sydney Con stages its first international jazz festival Jim Black The Sydney Conservatorium of Music, the heartland of the country’s finest jazz musicians and the first tertiary jazz course in Australia, is hosting an inaugural international jazz ...Read more
  • A rare music exchange unites Australia and China cultures 11 Apr 2017   Anmatyerr women from central Australia and Kam women from south-west Chinal perform a dance on the Greenway Lawns at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, 10 April 2017. Music brings ...Read more
  • 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