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.

2011 Vose Memorial Prize finalists

Wednesday, 21 September 2011

The 2011 Vose Memorial Prize finalists are School of Music students, Alexander McCracken, Jeremy Huynh and Jasmin Parkinson-Stewart.

Andrew Lawrence-King with the ‘Queen Mary’ Gaelic harp, Guernsey - by Tim Feak

Emotions harping on success

Thursday, 19 May 2011

ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions' Senior Visiting Research Fellow, Prof Andrew Lawrence-King, and viola da gamba soloist Jordi Savall have won another prestigious award. The duo was awarded the Premio de la Música Spain's top music prize, for their recording of Scottish and Irish traditional music: Celtic Viol II.

School of Music lecturer wins prestigious Art Music Award

Wednesday, 4 May 2011

The School of Music is proud to announce that James Ledger, a lecturer in composition studies, won a 2011 Art Music Award for his orchestral piece "Chronicles" in the category of "Work of the Year:  Orchestral".  

Soprano Sara Macliver

Paul Wright and Sara Macliver headline Artistry! concert

Wednesday, 30 March 2011

A new work that combines music, painting and poetry to pay homage to the Blackwood River in the south-west of the State will feature in this year's Artistry! program hosted by The University of Western Australia's School of Music.

Friends of UWA Music Travelling Scholarship Award Winner

Tuesday, 15 March 2011

The School of Music is pleased to announce the 2010 recipient of the Friends of Music Travelling Scholarship is violinist and violist Dora Maria. 

Power of Music 2011 Concert Series Launch

Wednesday, 9 February 2011

A balmy summer evening was the perfect backdrop for the launch of the UWA School of Music Power of Music 2011 Concert Series.  On the lawn outside the Eileen Joyce Studio last evening, the School of Music patrons, staff, students and friends celebrated the unveiling of this year's innovative programme. 

School of Music Facebook launch

School of Music launches Facebook site

Thursday, 18 November 2010

The School is delighted to announce the launch of its Facebook site.

National academy opportunities

Thursday, 11 November 2010

The Australian National Academy of Music has awarded scholarships to three graduates from the School of Music: Tom Higham who plays viola, Julie Igglesden, oboe, and Kiran Phatak, flute.

School of Music students succeed with recent collaborative performances

Wednesday, 27 October 2010

A number of students from the School of Music have excelled with prize winning collaborative work and highly regarded participation in an international inter-cultural collaborative music performance.

The School of Music excels with a recent range of achievements

Wednesday, 13 October 2010

Congratulations are in order for a number of students and staff from the School of Music, with award winners, praised performances, scholarship auditions and an acceptance into a national music program.

2010 Vose Memorial Prize is awarded to violinist Sophie Edelman

Music's scholarship winners

Wednesday, 11 August 2010

UWA Music graduate Andrew Cichy has won one of the most prestigious scholarships offered by Oxford University: a Clarendon Scholarship, awarded for three years of doctoral study.

Sophie Smith

Postgraduate student achievements

Wednesday, 11 August 2010

This year, our postgraduate students have received a number of awards.

Kiran Phatak

Undergraduate student achievements

Wednesday, 11 August 2010

The School of Music at UWA has produced 11 of the 55 talented young musicians offered full scholarship places for 2010 at the Australian National Academy of Music in Melbourne, Australia's premier institution for training young classical musicians.

Auditions for 2011 entry

Wednesday, 11 August 2010

Auditions for 2011 entry into the School of Music will be held from Monday 11 October to Sunday 31 October 2010. 

York, terrace and festival music man turns 80

Monday, 3 May 2010

Friends, colleagues and former students of well-known and highly respected musician Emeritus Professor David Tunley will gather at The University of Western Australia tomorrow to celebrate his 80th birthday.

UWA students win Prime Minister's prize

Monday, 14 December 2009

Two students from The University of Western Australia have been recognised among the best and brightest university students from Australia and Asia, after being awarded national scholarships.

Research into motivation

Thursday, 10 December 2009

Children's motivation to study music will be the focus of a major project involving researchers from the School of Music.

The Australia Research Council has provided almost $400,000 for the four-year Creating Musical Futures project to develop school and community music education.