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  • Geist
    Geist String Quartet win 2016 Westheimer Fellowship 29 Jun 2016 Geist String Quartet - violist Hayasa Tanaka, violinist Meg Cohen, cellist James Larsen and violinist Sonia Wilson The Sydney Conservatorium of Music is thrilled to announce the Geist String ...Read more
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    A hip hop remake of The Odyssey – a tale of human survival 21 Jun 2016 Luka Lesson, writer and hip hop artist, (with producer Jordan Mitchell, in the foreground) reimagines the 3000 year old Greek epic The Odyssey. Greek-Australian hip-hop artist Luka Lesson has ...Read more
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    New Head of School and Dean appointed at the Con 08 Jun 2016 Professor Anna Reid, Head of School and Dean, Sydney Conservatorium of Music The University of Sydney today announced the appointment of Professor Anna Reid as the new Head of School and Dean of ...Read more
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    A genre-bending new music festival kicks off Vivid Sydney 16 May 2016 Secret Suburbs featuring at Sound Gardens new music festival at the Con for Vivid opening weekend. A mash-up of genre-bending music by budding musicians from the Sydney Conservatorium of Music ...Read more
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    Composition students attend Summit in Singapore 28 Apr 2016 Matthew Colucci, Dr Damien Ricketson, Professor Anna Reid and Liz Jigalin Conservatorium composition students Liz Jigalin and Matthew Colucci recently travelled to Singapore to attend the third ...Read more
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    SCM Graduation 21 April 2016 – Assoc Prof Goetz Richter 21 Apr 2016 Dr Stephen Mould and Associate Professor Goetz Richter Occasional Address – University of Sydney, Graduation of the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, 21 April 2016 Great Hall, University of ...Read more
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    Sydney Conservatorium of Music lights up for Vivid Sydney 19 Apr 2016 For the first time during Vivid Sydney, the iconic ‘music castle’ nestled on the edge of the Royal Botanic Garden, the Sydney Conservatorium of Music (the Con) will be a beacon of both ...Read more
  • Toby Thatcher
    Toby Thatcher wins University Young Alumni Award 08 Apr 2016 At just 26, Mr Toby Thatcher was last year appointed to the highly coveted role of assistant conductor of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra - only 18 months after graduating with an MA in Oboe ...Read more
  • Many Hands
    Many Hands Make Light Work 05 Apr 2016 Lend a hand to co-create a collaborative digital artwork and discover the sounds of your hand “The future of design is co-creation” says Bruce Ramus, recently appointed to the University of ...Read more
  • Turpin - Thomas Monkey Yikapaya, Ronnie Wavehill Wirrpnga and Topsy Dodd Ngarnjal performing wajarra at Kalkarindgi.
    Turpin and Meakins document Wave Hill ceremonies and song 31 Mar 2016 Thomas Monkey Yikapaya, Ronnie Wavehill Wirrpnga and Topsy Dodd Ngarnjal performing wajarra at Kalkarindgi. Photo (c) Brenda L Croft The Gurindji people of the Northern Territory are well-known ...Read more