Life at the Conservatorium

Working with industry mentors while studying a Bachelor of Acting

Ever wondered what it’s like to study a Bachelor of Acting at Queensland Conservatorium? Liam Wallis shares his experience at the Conservatorium, the performance opportunities and working with directors from the industry as part of his degree. Walk us through what a day is like studying at the Con. There aren’t many moments in uni […]
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Academic Administration

Griffith game changers highlight the impact of COVID-19 on women around the globe

Griffith University game changers spoke at the WOW Global 24 Festival about how COVID-19 has impacted women.
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Life at the Conservatorium

Cara Daily’s Experience Studying Percussion

A degree from the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University can take you down many career paths. From Eurovision finalists, Kate Miller-Heidke and Dami Im to Tim Davies, who orchestrated the music for La La Land and Frozen, many of the Conservatorium’s graduates have found remarkable success. In this series, we asked students from the Conservatorium to share their […]
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Arts Education Law

New research shows why musicians among the hardest hit by COVID-19

Queensland Conservatorium Research Centre has released the findings of the largest national survey into the working lives of Australian musicians.
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Arts Education Law

Award recipients bring Queensland’s past to life

Three Griffith University scholars are shining a light on the state's untold stories after receiving prestigious fellowships at the State Library of Queensland.
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Life at the Conservatorium

Studying Flute at the Con

A degree from the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University can take you down many career paths. From Eurovision finalists, Kate Miller-Heidke and Dami Im to Tim Davies, who orchestrated the music for La La Land and Frozen, many of the Conservatorium’s graduates have found remarkable success. In this series, we asked students from the Conservatorium to share their […]
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Arts Education Law

Australia’s top creatives mentor students online

The country's top performers, casting agents and musical directors are sharing their secrets with performing arts students in online workshops and masterclasses.
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Alumni

Young opera star hits a high note

Queensland Conservatorium graduate Rebecca Cassidy is helping reimagine the artform as Opera Queensland's Young Artist for 2020.
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Alumni

Griffith jazz graduate shines on The Voice

Angela Fabian's powerhouse vocals have propelled her onto the national stage, as part of Channel Nine's hit reality show, The Voice.
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Life at the Conservatorium

Mya Whatson’s Journey at the Con

A degree from the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University can take you down many career paths. From Eurovision finalists, Kate Miller-Heidke and Dami Im to Tim Davies, who orchestrated the music for La La Land and Frozen, many of the Conservatorium’s graduates have found remarkable success. In this series, we asked students from the Conservatorium to share their […]
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Life at the Conservatorium

Studying musical theatre at the Con

A degree from the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University can take you down many career paths. From Eurovision finalists, Kate Miller-Heidke and Dami Im to Tim Davies, who orchestrated the music for La La Land and Frozen, many of the Conservatorium’s graduates have found remarkable success. In this series, we asked students from the Conservatorium to share their […]
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Life at the Conservatorium

Mira’s Experience with Online Learning at Young Con

Mira Love’s passion for the violin has been nurtured through the Young Conservatorium program. Mira shares with us her experience in the program, her advice to students and the transition to online learning. Why did you start at Young Conservatorium? I was attending SHEP at the Con when a lady from the Young Conservatorium noticed […]
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Arts Education Law

How music helps us cope during a crisis

Music has always played a vital role in times of uncertainty - whether it's creating a sense of community, lifting spirits or providing a much-needed distraction.
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Life at the Conservatorium

Opportunities While Studying Trumpet at the Con

A degree from the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University can take you down many career paths. From Eurovision finalists, Kate Miller-Heidke and Dami Im to Tim Davies, who orchestrated the music for La La Land and Frozen, many of the Conservatorium’s graduates have found remarkable success. In this series, we asked students from the Conservatorium to share their […]
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Life at the Conservatorium

Studying Violin at the Con

A degree from the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University can take you down many career paths. From Eurovision finalists, Kate Miller-Heidke and Dami Im to Tim Davies, who orchestrated the music for La La Land and Frozen, many of the Conservatorium’s graduates have found remarkable success. In this series, we asked students from the Conservatorium to […]
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Alumni

Griffith composers in the spotlight

Queensland Conservatorium composition graduates are taking centre stage thanks to a host of industry mentoring initiatives.
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Alumni

Griffith pop music alumni dominate Gold Coast Music Award nominations

Queensland Conservatorium alumni have been recognised across almost every category at the Gold Coast Music Awards, with a record number of acts reaching the finals.
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Alumni

Griffith music alumni sweep Green Room Awards

Queensland Conservatorium alumni Kate Miller-Heidke, Keir Nuttall and Georgina Hopson have been recognised at the prestigious Green Room Awards. The long-running performing arts industry awards recognise the best local productions, from musicals to opera, dance and theatre. The 37th annual awards ceremony was held online this year, with the winners announced on YouTube. Dream team […]
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