Arts Education Law

All the world’s a stage for acting students

Students actors are enjoying a backstage pass to the industry, thanks to a collaboration with Queensland Theatre.
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Alumni

Music alumni lead Australia’s biggest vocal ensemble

A pair of Griffith alumni are leading the country’s largest ever vocal ensemble - using the power of song to connect communities isolated by COVID.
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Arts Education Law

Global showcase for Griffith pop music student

Michelle Obama will showcase a song written by Griffith University popular music student Cat Gallagher as part of a campaign to encourage young people to attend university.
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Alumni

Music alumnus creates festival for homegrown talent

Queensland Conservatorium alumnus Alex Raineri created an epic 12-month festival to showcase Brisbane's musical talent.
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Arts Education Law

The healing power of song

Griffith student Jenna Robertson is producing an opera about devastating bushfires that ripped through the Gold Coast hinterland in 2019.
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Alumni

Griffith music graduate receives knighthood in Denmark

Queensland Conservatorium alumnus Steven Moore has been knighted in Denmark for his contribution to the arts.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith showcases art and science at Curiocity Festival

Lecturers have created the world’s largest acoustic guitar – a mind-blowing multi-disciplinary collaboration that will take centre stage at Curiocity Festival this month.
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Alumni

Alumni harness the power of song online

Griffith music alumni based in London and Berlin are collaborating on a transcontinental virtual concert series.
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Alumni

Queensland Conservatorium launches 2021 season

The Queensland Conservatorium has unveiled its 2021 concert season, featuring epic symphonies, movie musicals, theatre classics and contemporary opera.
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Alumni

Hats off for Class of 2020 as grad ceremonies return

Students, family and friends attended the first in-person ceremonies to be held in more than a year.
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Alumni

Kate Miller-Heidke receives Honorary Doctorate

Acclaimed musician Kate Miller-Heidke has been awarded the title Doctor of the University (DUniv).
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Alumni

Queensland Conservatorium maestro to helm QSO 

Griffith University Professor Johannes Fritzsch been named Principal Conductor of the Queensland Symphony Orchestra (QSO).
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Arts Education Law

A new era of engagement for Griffith

Griffith’s new Vice President (Industry and External Engagement) says the Australian university sector is a critical resource for the nation but could certainly improve its engagement with community and industry.
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Alumni

Queensland Conservatorium alumnus tops ARIA charts 

Bluey composer and Bachelor of Music graduate Joff Bush has topped the ARIA charts with his soundtrack to the hit TV series. 
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Alumni

Griffith celebrates recipients of 2021 Australia Day honours

2021 Australia Day honours have been bestowed upon a number of Griffith University staff, associates and alumni. 
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Arts Education Law

Music student up for Young Australian of the Year 

Griffith University student William Clarke and his brother Daniel have been nominated for the upcoming Young Australian of the Year awards for their conservation work. The pair launched a campaign to help protect critically endangered orangutan populations in Borneo and Sumatra. William and Daniel were named 2021 Queensland Young Australians of the Year late last year, […]
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Arts Education Law

Graduation song strikes a chord with Class of 2020

Griffith music students have created a special graduation song for the Class of 2020.
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Music graduate asks why some songs work and others flounder

Queensland Conservatorium graduate Ant Aggs is using his global performing, recording and writing experience to break down the mysteries surrounding songwriting.
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