Half of the finalists in a prestigious national jazz competition are from the Queensland Conservatorium.
A talented young singer-songwriter who studied at the Queensland Conservatorium may be on track to Eurovision glory this week. While Jessica Mauboy is flying the flag for Australia at this year’s contest, former Young Conservatorium student Nicole Blair has penned the UK’s national entry. Her piano ballad, Storm, will be performed by English singer SuRie at Sunday’s Eurovision […]
Dami Im has returned to her roots with a new album of jazz standards – the music she first discovered during her studies at the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University. Fresh off the back of a triumphant performance at the Commonwealth Games closing ceremony, the multi-platinum artist is now in the middle of a national tour. “I see […]
Queensland Conservatorium jazz vocalists Adelina Martinez and Merinda Dias-Jayasinha are among six singers in Australia shortlisted for the prestigious Generations in Jazz vocal scholarship. The scholarship is part of the annual Generations in Jazz Festival, founded by Australian jazz legend James Morrison in 1982.
Upcoming artist Chelsea Stutchbury has conquered cancer to release her debut single, Vincristine, with support from Sony Foundation Australia and Make a Wish. The 19-year-old Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University jazz voice student named the song after the chemotherapy chemical she required for her battle with life-threatening lymphoma. “At the time the drug temporarily affected my […]