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    Dr Amanda Harris awarded Honorary Fellowship 03 Dec 2014 Dr Amanda Harris Dr Amanda Harris, Research Associate at Sydney Conservatorium of Music's PARADISEC has won the National and State Libraries Australasia and Library Council of New South Wales ...Read more
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    The Con’s biggest encore yet: turning 100 02 Dec 2014 The iconic castle-like building with its distinctive turrets, sitting on the historical site of Sydney's first bakery, which housed Governor Macquarie's horse stables in the 1800s and was then turned ...Read more
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    Professor Linda Barwick elected to prestigious Fellowship 24 Nov 2014 Professor Linda Barwick, Associate Dean (Research) Sydney Conservatorium of Music's Associate Dean (Research), Professor Linda Barwick, has been elected to the Fellowship of the Australian ...Read more
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    London Symphony Orchestra visits the Sydney Con Sydney Opera House and Sydney Conservatorium of Music are hosting the London Symphony Orchestra in an educational project on 27 November 2014. The Sydney Opera House in association with the ...Read more
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    Streicher piano strikes an historical chord for the Conservatorium 14 Nov 2014 Associate Professor Neal Peres da Costa with the replica Viennese-action grand piano (1868) after J.B. Streicher and Sons made by Paul McNulty (2014) In 1870 the famous Viennese piano making firm ...Read more
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    Ebbs and Flows of Dragons’ Dreams 10 Nov 2014 A review from PhD student Peter Stone of our recent concert featuring the Sydney Conservatorium Jazz Orchestra and Mike Nock on 27 October ...Read more
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    Brahms specialist awarded 2014 Geiringer Scholarship 03 Nov 2014 Robin Wilson Photo: Pia Johnson We are very pleased to announce that the Karl Geiringer Scholarship in Brahms Studies for 2014 has been awarded to Robin Wilson, recent PhD graduate of the Sydney ...Read more
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    New fellowship to honour Peter Sculthorpe AO OBE 27 Oct 2014 William Barton, didgeridoo, Maestro Eduardo Diazmunoz and the SCM Symphony Orchestra Photo: Bill Green A new Fellowship was announced at the special concert on Saturday night at the Sydney ...Read more
  • Gerald Westheimer AM and Associate Professor Alice Waten with the 1858 Gustave Bernadel, part of the Westheimer instrument collection held by the Con.
    A trio of gifts to cultivate musicians for world stage 30 Sep 2014   Gerald Westheimer AM and Associate Professor Alice Waten with the 1858 Gustave Bernadel, part of the Westheimer instrument collection held by the Con. The University of Sydney’s ...Read more
  • Little Women starring Con students Audrey Gabor (Beth), Anna McDougall (Jo), Jessica Westcott (Meg) and Bridget Patterson (Amy). Photo: Ian Brown.
    Sydney opera premiere of Little Women 25 Sep 2014 Little Women starring Con students Audrey Gabor (Beth), Anna McDougall (Jo), Jessica Westcott (Meg) and Bridget Patterson (Amy). Photo: Ian Brown. Mark Adamo’s operatic adaption of the ...Read more