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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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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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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Ensuring student success in online studies

As university students transition to studying online in the wake of coronavirus, experts say two key activities will make the difference between success and failure.
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Arts Education Law

Singing away the coronavirus blues: making music in a time of crisis reminds us we belong

Griffith experts say making music provides a means to regain control in a time of crisis.
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Alumni

The positive power of song during challenging times

Queensland Conservatorium alumnus Astrid Jorgensen is harnessing the power of song to combat social isolation.
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Alumni

All the world’s a stage for Griffith’s leading ladies

Griffith musical theatre graduates have been cast in Australia's biggest new shows.
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Alumni

Alumni create new music for Sydney Symphony Orchestra

Queensland Conservatorium composers have been commissioned to create new works for the Sydney Symphony Orchestra as part of the 50 Fanfares project.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith violinist hits a high note

Queensland Conservatorium student Fiona Qiu has shared a stage with Michael Bublé, led Australia’s national youth orchestra and played the world’s great concert halls.
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Alumni

Griffith music alumni added to Bluesfest lineup

Queensland Conservatorium alumni Dami Im and Julz Parker will play Byron Bay Bluesfest, joining global acts like Alanis Morissette and The Dave Matthews Band.
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Alumni

Musical theatre graduate wins lead role in Frozen: The Musical

Queensland Conservatorium musical theatre graduate Courtney Monsma has won the coveted role of Princess Anna in Disney's Frozen: The Musical.
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Alumni

Griffith creatives sweep Qld Music Awards nominations

Creative arts students and alumni have been nominated for a swag of Queensland Music Awards.
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Alumni

Four Fulbright Scholars for Griffith

Four Griffith University representatives have been named recipients of the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith lecturer joins Smithsonian for artist residency

Queensland Conservatorium lecturer Professor Vanessa Tomlinson turns artist-in-residence at the Smithsonian as part of its 2019 Year of Music.
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Alumni

Top diplomat honoured with Griffith DUniv

One of the United States’ most respected diplomats has received an honorary doctorate from Griffith University.
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