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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Inaugural Open House series a resounding success

Open House, our socially distanced response to the traditional Open Day, has achieved a 14% increase on prospective student registrations year-on-year.
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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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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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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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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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Creative arts student unveils epic interactive exhibition at Queensland Museum

Doctoral candidate Mauricio Iregui has created a large-scale interactive installation for the Queensland Museum that mixes art, music and science.
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