2-4pm Thursday 12 May 2016, Elder Hall James is currently the Musical Director and Music Producer for SBS -TV Rockwiz show, and has been a professional musician for 35 years. A founding member of Mondo Rock and Gangajang, he has performed and recorded with Men At Work, Tex Perkins, The Black Sorrows and an array […]
Read the information for current students about the Elder Conservatorium’s Major Organisational Change process, and a summary of the impact of the Staffing Restructure of the Elder Conservatorium of Music.
Third year Jazz Guitar student Nicholas Pennington has been awarded the ‘James Morrison Scholarship’ for 2015. Nick was one of six Jazz Soloist finalists chosen from all over the country to play before a panel of highly regarded judges and has won $10,000 in prize money and will also be asked to perform at next […]
Current student and jazz vocalist Chelsea-Lee Smart was one of only 24 talented young musicians selected from thousands of applicants worldwide to participate in the 2015 Betty Carter’s Jazz Ahead – the international jazz residency, performance and composition project discovering and presenting the next generation of jazz greats-to-be. Participants were selected by a competitive audition […]
Presented by Sounding Off and the Electronic Music Unit, University of Adelaide Sunday, November 16 The EMU Space, University of Adelaide Geoffrey Barnard, Jim Denley, Amanda Stewart, Cor Fuhler, Dale Gorfinkel, and Peter Farrar represent an unbroken line of experimentation in music from the Sydney scene. Barnard was working in the early 1970s with Teletopa, […]
Saturday, November 15 The EMU Space, University of Adelaide “The suitably pure white album design, with a selection of black/white/grey photographs of the group, lend weight to the idea of the album as a once lost relic – the great manifesto of a mythical musical organism – now recovered for new generations to appreciate.” Joseph […]
Master of Music Performance student Alessandra Woods won the Excellence in the Arts category. Alessandra, from the US, is a professional flautist, currently performing with the Elder Conservatorium Symphony Orchestra and an active member of the Flute3 trio Adelaide. She has also won an orchestral traineeship with the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra. “For me, Adelaide is […]
Elder Conservatorium Vocal School with the Elder Conservatorium Symphony Orchestra Keith Crellin OAM Conductor David Lampard Director & Designer Guila Tiver Producer Humperdinck Hansel and Gretel An Opera in 2 Acts sung in English Hansel and Gretel – a fairy-tale opera composed by Engelbert Humperdinck. Much admired for its folk music-inspired themes, Hansel and Gretel […]