Alumni

First Nations opera graduate spreads her wings

First Nations opera alumnus Nina Korbe is spreading her wings with a postgraduate scholarship at the renowned Royal Academy of Music in London.
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Alumni

Music students play with industry mentors at Bleach* Festival

Queensland Conservatorium students will perform with their musical mentors at this year's Bleach* Festival.
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Arts Education Law

Singing to connect with new mothers

Singers, musicians, researchers and midwives have banded together to deliver a musical mum and bub group.
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Alumni

Talented alumni nominated for coveted ARIA Awards

Queensland Conservatorium alumni Katie Noonan, Megan Washington and Jayson Gillham have been nominated for Australia's top music industry awards.
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Alumni

Six worthy winners of Churchill Fellowships

A total of six staff, students and alumni have been awarded prestigious Churchill Fellowships, allowing them to pursue their passion on the world stage.
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Arts Education Law

Students bring music to the streets

Queensland Conservatorium students have brought music to the streets of the city as part of a reimagined Brisbane Festival.
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Alumni

Dami Im brings the X Factor to Griffith’s alumni awards

Queensland Conservatorium graduate Dami Im brought the X Factor to Griffith's annual alumni awards, collaborating with students and faculty on a show-stopping musical medley.
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Arts Education Law

Pandemic opera production is one for the history books

The Queensland Conservatorium is putting on Australia's first opera production since pandemic restrictions took effect - working within strict COVID safe guidelines to ensure the show goes on.
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Life at the Conservatorium

A journey through the Conservatorium studying jazz

Jess Spina’s journey with the Conservatorium started when she was 9 years old with the Young Conservatorium program. Jess is now currently enrolled in a Masters of Music Studies majoring in vocal pedagogy. Jess shared her experience, advice to students and her audition tips below! Tell us about your experience with Young Conservatorium. I started […]
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Life at the Conservatorium

Studying Acting at the Conservatorium

Thinking of studying a Bachelor of Acting? Second-year student, Emily Crow, shares her experience at the Con, why she came here to study, her advice to students and her tips for auditioning at the Con! Walk us through what a day is like studying at the Con. Every morning, you bounce through the doors and […]
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Life at the Conservatorium

Studying Creative Music Technology at the Con

Thinking of studying a Bachelor of Music in Creative Music Technology at Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University? Student Tess King shares her experience as a student and her advice to students. Walk us through what a day is like studying at Queensland Conservatorium. It might not be what you would expect! Generally, I’ll spend a day […]
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Life at the Conservatorium

Applying to the Conservatorium – Tips & Tricks

Thinking of applying to study at Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University? Applying to university can be a confusing and daunting process, so we’ve asked current students from the Conservatorium to share their top tips to help you with the process. Just do it! The Conservatorium is a place of learning and the panel are looking for […]
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Arts Education Law

Bringing creative change to addressing social inequality

Can music really change the world? Professor Brydie-Leigh Bartleet intends to find out.
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Arts Education Law

Open House takes aspiring performers behind the scenes

Aspiring musicians can go behind the scenes of the Queensland Conservatorium's new online audition process as part of Griffith's virtual Open House initiative.
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Alumni

Class of 2020 graduating with a difference

Graduating Griffith students are celebrating their academic milestone virtually this year as COVID-19 mass gathering restrictions move the ceremonies online.
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Life at the Conservatorium

Thinking of studying music? Here are the top skills you’ll get as a graduate!

Thinking of studying music at university? As a Bachelor of Music graduate, you will be highly skilled, musically adaptable and equipped to enter professional life as a creative and flexible twenty-first century musician. A degree in music can open many doors and provide you with a valuable set of skills and qualities. Time management and […]
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Arts Education Law

Griffith musicians deliver live music in lockdown

As restrictions ease, more stories are emerging of Griffith students who shared their gifts during lockdown, including those from the Queensland Conservatorium.
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Life at the Conservatorium

Michael Smith’s Experience with Young Conservatorium

The Young Conservatorium program recognizes talent at an early age and nurtures each student through to adulthood. At the Young Conservatorium, you’ll find yourself surrounded by a supportive network and learning from world-renowned teachers from Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University. Current student, Michael Smith, shares his experience with the program this far. Tell us a bit […]
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