UWA School of Music Announces new Appointment

Tuesday, 29 October 2013

Helpmann award winner Andrew Foote is to become the Head of Voice.

ARIA Award win and School of Music Culmination

Wednesday, 23 October 2013

Not only is the School celebrating the appointment of Clarinettist extraordinaire Ashley William Smith as the Head of Woodwind and Contemporary Performance and Artist in Residence (see newsroom article, ‘Young Genius appointed to the School of Music’) we are absolutely delighted to announce the recent ARIA bestowed on the talented Mr James Ledger (Lecturer in Composition) for his collaboration with Paul Kelly, Genevieve Lacey and musicians from Australian National Academy of Musicians

Young Genius appointed to the School of Music

Tuesday, 22 October 2013

Clarinettist Ashley William Smith, winner of the 2012 MCA Freedman Fellowship, otherwise known as the ‘genius' award, and former student of UWA's School of Music, has been appointed to the role of Head of Woodwind and Contemporary Performance. 

100 Years! UWA and The Rite of Spring

Tuesday, 28 May 2013

An extraordinary, uplifting and extremely professional performance by the sensational School of Music students was enjoyed by a capacity audience in Winthrop Hall at Sunday’s Collaboration Concert.  

Top UK keyboardist goes HIP for lecture

Acclaimed UK keyboardist goes HIP for Callaway Lecture

Friday, 5 October 2012

Acclaimed British keyboardist Richard Egarr will take to the podium at next week’s Callaway Lecture to deliver a talk on Historically Informed Performance (HIP) at The University of Western Australia.

It’s official, Ashley Smith is a ‘Genius’

Wednesday, 19 September 2012

Following the UWA newsroom story posted on 11 September, the School of Music is very pleased and proud to announce Clarinet player and UWA graduate Ashley Smith won the coveted 2012 MCA Freedman Fellowship for Classical Music award, otherwise known as the ‘genius' award, worth $15,000.

School of Music "Genius"

Tuesday, 11 September 2012

Ashley Smith, clarinettist and alumnus of the School of Music, UWA has been nominated for the prestigious MCA Freedman Fellowship for Classical Music also known as the "genius award." 

School of Music celebrates its finest

Wednesday, 26 October 2011

Last Saturday evening saw the hallowed Winthrop Hall home to a concert of great breadth and extraordinary talent. 

School of Music composition lecturer James Ledger goes from strength to strength

Tuesday, 11 October 2011

James Ledger's orchestral piece 'Chronicles', 2009 continues its success.

2012 Australian Youth Orchestra season highlights School of Music talent

Tuesday, 11 October 2011

A number of School of Music students have been accepted into Australian Youth Orchestra (AYO) activities for their 2012 season.  

Australian Youth Orchestra National Music Camp welcomes School of Music stars

Tuesday, 11 October 2011

Talented School of Music instrumental and composition students win places on the Australian Youth Orchestra's National Music Camp.