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  • Sydney Con hosts young musicians from around NSW 25 Jul 2017 RYO NSW perform in Dubbo for Regional Arts Australia’s 2016 ARTLANDS Festival Students from the NSW Regional Conservatoriums have taken part in orchestral tutorials and masterclasses with ...Read more
  • Con staff and alumni finalists in the 2017 Art Music Awards 19 Jul 2017 Congratulations to a number of Sydney Conservatorium of Music staff and alumni who have been announced today as finalists in the 2017 Art Music Awards. The Awards celebrate the best in contemporary ...Read more
  • New Directions at the Con Seminars 14 Jul 2017 Luke Dubber (Hermitude) Image - Chris Frape New styles, new technology … New Directions at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music Join host Jake Stone (Bluejuice) and a panel of stars in a new ...Read more
  • Estivo: Student Blog 10 Jul 2017 From Monday 3 to Saturday 15 July 2017, 37 Sydney Conservatorium of Music chamber music students travelled to Verona, Italy, for the fourth annual Estivo: European Chamber Music Summer School. ...Read more
  • Jewish refugee music and theatre comes Out of the Shadows 03 Jul 2017 Dancer Shona Dunlop as Cain for the Bodenwieser Ballet’s production of Cain and Abel, produced and performed in the Conservatorium's Verbrugghen Hall in 1940. Music and theatrical works of ...Read more
  • Con organ students on European study tour From top - Gareth Baard, Nico Tjoelker, Sam Giddy and Titus Grenyer On 1 July, four of the Conservatorium’s organ students jetted off to Europe for a jam-packed, three-week study tour, in the ...Read more
  • Vale Richard Toop 20 Jun 2017 Richard Toop (1945-2017) We are deeply saddened to hear of the recent passing of our beloved colleague Richard Toop on Monday 19 June, aged 71. Richard was an amazing musicologist, teacher and ...Read more
  • Lorde and the Con musicians during the 'Melodramatic' interview at 2DAY FM. Image courtesy of 2DAY FM.
    Con students give Lorde the green light 16 Jun 2017 Lorde and the Con musicians during the 'Melodramatic' interview at 2DAY FM. Image courtesy of 2DAY FM. A group of University of Sydney music students recently had the opportunity of ...Read more
  • Sydney Con’s inaugural jazz festival ends on a high note 06 Jun 2017 The newly formed Australian National Jazz Orchestra - photo Aaron Blakey The Sydney Conservatorium of Music closed its inaugural International Jazz Festival on Sunday night with a ...Read more
  • 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