18 Results for group: concerts

James Dong

James Dong began learning the violin at the age of 6 and has studied with Sook Yoon, Mark Drummond, Robert Wakely, George Vi, Ole Bohn and Igor Ozim. He is currently studying a Masters Degree with Esther Hoppe at the Mozarteum University of Salzburg. In 2012 he won first prize at the Kendall National Violin Competition ... More

Gyula Cseszkó (Jules)

Gyula Cseszkó (Jules) has kindly agreed to conduct our August concert because of our good friend, Mark Shiell’s shoulder problems. Jules studied in Melbourne with the Late Professor John Hopkins, along with Raymond Yong, Mario Doberning and Mark. Jules also spent 18 months doing further research under John for his ... More

Benjamin Martin

Identified by Newsday NY as an 'Excellent craftsman', The New York Times as 'Distinctive, arresting in style' and The Australian in 2000 as ‘The best young talent for the new millennium’, pianist/composer Benjamin Martin has become known as an artist of exceptional versatility and subtlety of expression.  A child-p... More

Alex Thomas

Alex Thomas has been performing in Townsville for more years than he would like to admit. He grew up locally and started in theatre in the Gang Show about 1985. He took part in school musicals while at Ignatius Park College and sang with the Townsville Junior Choral Society Choir.... After leaving Ignatius Park and ... More

Siobhan Patrick

Siobhan is a lyric soprano with a Graduate Diploma of Music (Opera) from the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts and further vocal studies in the UK, Italy and Austria. For the past 3.5 years, Siobhan has been living and working in Vienna. Siobhan has performe...d lead roles across opera, oratorio and music ... More

Craig Johnson

Lieutenant Colonel Craig Johnson, born and raised in Sydney, NSW, joined the Australian Regular Army as a musician in 1977. He subsequently served in Army bands in Sydney, Perth and Canberra before being selected to attend Army Band Officer training at the Defence Force School of Music in Melbourne. Upon graduation he was ... More

Stefan Cassomenos

Melbourne pianist, conductor and composer Stefan Cassomenos gives regular solo recitals throughout Australia, and has appeared as a soloist in Europe and Asia. In 2012 he was a grand finalist in the Rhodes International Piano Competition, and his recording of English and Australian art song with tenor Christopher ... More

Mario Dobernig

Mario Dobernig is Conductor in Chief and Artistic Director for the Art of Sound Orchestra, Preston Symphony Orchestra, Victoria Chorale, the Ballarat Wind Orchestra and the Artistic Director of the highly successful Whitley College Music Festival Series. Career highlights include assistant conductor to Sir Andrew Davis ... More

Richard McIntyre, OAM

Richard McIntyre, OAM, BMus (University of Sydney) has maintained a long and distinguished career as bassoonist, music educator, conductor and arranger. A Composition graduate from Sydney University, he was appointed Associate Principal Bassoon with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra as a 20-year-old in 1968, moving to The ... More

Leah Li

Townsville based harpist Leah Xiang Li enjoys a diverse career as an orchestral and chamber musician, soloist, instrumental teacher and primary school language teacher. Leah graduated from the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University under the tutelage of Sebastien Lipman. She was the recipient of Ross Peters 4MBS ... More