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  • Conservatorium Association Chamber Music Competition 2017 31 Oct 2017 Congratulations to the many Con students who competed in the Conservatorium Association Chamber Music Competition on the weekend. It was a hard task for our esteemed judges - Timothy Matthies ...Read more
  • Musical tales of Sydney life, the Murray and gun violence 19 Oct 2017 The women composers premiering six works at New Perspectives, at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. How might music describe Sydney's urban landscape, the banks of the Murray River, or a public ...Read more
  • The Con connects with musicians out west 18 Oct 2017 Professor Neal Peres Da Costa (centre) with the Early Music Ensemble in Bathurst in October 2016 After the success of last year's regional tour, the University of Sydney’s Conservatorium of ...Read more
  • The Con Remix 17 16 Oct 2017 Put your spin on a classic piece of music for the chance to win generous prizes to support your musical career. If you’re enthusiastic about composition and music technology, why not show off ...Read more
  • Opera ignites magical voices of future opera stars 29 Sep 2017 Samanta Lestavel, Tristan Entwistle and Jeremy Dube star again in Mozart's The Magic Flute - here they are in Con Opera's production of Cavalli's La Calisto, May 2017   Rising opera ...Read more
  • 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