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  • Con composition student heads to Russia 25 Sep 2017 Aidan Rosa A few months ago, Moscow Contemporary Music Ensemble (MCME) were touring Australia and presented a seminar and workshop at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. They extended an ...Read more
  • Pietra Quartet Win 2017 Westheimer Fellowship 06 Sep 2017 Pietra Quartet from left: Anna Da Silva Chen (violin I), Ben Tjoa (violin II), Miles Mullin-Chivers (cello), Justin Julian (viola) Sydney Conservatorium of Music is thrilled to announce ...Read more
  • Con PhD student Katia Beaugeais invited to 100SAX 04 Sep 2017 Katia Beaugeais Conservatorium PhD student Katia Beaugeais was recently invited as guest performer and composer at 100SAX: an exclusive two-day saxophone event in July celebrating new music with ...Read more
  • Ben Adler and Will Cesta’s European Tour, July 2017 25 Aug 2017 Performing at the USUKAA annual gala event at the Royal Thames Yacht Club, London July was a surreal month of music and culture for me and pianist Will Cesta, as we traipsed across Europe on a ...Read more
  • Give women composers a break! 11 Aug 2017 Ella Macens, Clare Johnston, Elizabeth Younans and Natalie Nicholas Photo: @rahkela Give women composers a break! The University of Sydney’s Professor Liza Lim at the Sydney Conservatorium ...Read more
  • Vale Elizabeth Todd 09 Aug 2017 Elizabeth Todd OAM After a long illness, one of our former Sydney Conservatorium of Music vocal and opera staff, Elizabeth Todd OAM, peacefully passed away on 31 July 2017. She was ...Read more
  • Academics recognised in Vice Chancellor Awards 01 Aug 2017 Dr Clint Bracknell Congratulations to two Con academics who will be recognised on 14 August 2017 with University of Sydney awards. Senior Lecturer Dr Clint Bracknell has won the 2017 Wingara ...Read more
  • Estivo: Student Blog 2 28 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
  • Vale Mr G Yunupingu, Doctor of Music (Honoris Causa) 27 Jul 2017 The voice that connected with people the world over Image: Stuart Sevastos The University of Sydney is deeply saddened by the recent passing of one of Australia’s much-loved and ...Read more
  • 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