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Opera Double Bill
1 September–5 September 2017

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August

Brass Ensemble

Lunchtime

Brass

23 August 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
23 August 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A high energy performance from the Queensland Conservatorium Brass Ensemble, directed by Benjamin Marks, as they present new and classic works.

Faculty Chamber Ensemble

Faculty

Strings

23 August 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
23 August 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Queensland Conservatorium’s stellar staff join with guests to present two of the most sublime works in the string sextet genre from Dvořák and Shostakovich.

Shostakovich
Quintet for Piano and Strings op 57
Stephen Emmerson, Piano
Michele Walsh, Violin
Margaret Connolly, Violin
Caroline Henbest, Viola
Meta Weiss, Cello
Dvořák
String Sextet in A major Op 48
Michele Walsh, Violin
Margaret Connolly, Violin
Caroline Henbest, Viola
Graeme Jenning, Viola
David Requiro, Cello
Meta Weiss, Cello

Conklezmer Orchestra

Lunchtime

24 August 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
24 August 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Led by Yitzhak Yedid, the Conklezmer Orchestra creatively rework traditional folk songs with jazz improvisations for a high-energy fusion.

Roy Howat & Stephen Emmerson

Visiting Artist

Piano

25 August 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
25 August 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

International visiting artist Roy Howat will play a program of music for two pianos by Poulenc and Chabrier with Stephen Emmerson.

Keyboard Department

Lunchtime

Piano

30 August 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
30 August 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Students from the piano department showcase their extraordinary skills through exciting and varied repertoire.

Fuzzy Notes

Faculty

Brass, Piano

30 August 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
30 August 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Diana Tolmie and alumnus Sophie Min explore cross-over genres for saxophone and piano with works by Green (AU), Grieves (AU), Yoshimatsu (JPN) and Scott (UK).

Baroque Band

Lunchtime

31 August 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
31 August 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

The second informative event to explore solo and chamber works from the Baroque era, which saw the birth of some of history’s greatest masterpieces.

The Lounge: Student Band Night

Jazz

Jazz

31 August 6:00pm Conservatorium Foyer
31 August 6:00pm Conservatorium Foyer

An opportunity to sit back, relax, and enjoy an evening of live music and smooth sounds from student-led bands from the jazz department.

3rd Year Musicale

Musical Theatre

31 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
31 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
01 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
02 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

Come and join us for an evening of song from these talented final year students.

Adult $15
Concession $8
To book email musical.theatre@griffith.edu.au or call the musical theatre department on (07) 3735 3224

September

Endeavour Trio

Faculty

Piano, Strings, Woodwind

01 September 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
01 September 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

The Endeavour Trio return with guest artists to present Brahms’ Trio for Clarinet, Cello & Piano Op.40 and Girard’s Les Noces D’Orphee.

3rd Year Musicale

Musical Theatre

01 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
31 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
01 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
02 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

Come and join us for an evening of song from these talented final year students.

Adult $15
Concession $8
To book email musical.theatre@griffith.edu.au or call the musical theatre department on (07) 3735 3224

Opera Double Bill

Opera

Highlights

01 September 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
01 September 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
03 September 3:00pm Conservatorium Theatre
05 September 6:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

Enjoy a double bill of French one-act operas, featuring Maurice Ravel’s fantasy L’enfant et les sortilèges (The Boy and the Magic) and Debussy’s L-enfant prodigue (The Prodigal Son). Set to a libretto by legendary French writer Colette, The Boy and the Magic tells the story of what happens when a bad-tempered child has too many tantrums, causing the furniture in his room to magically come to life. Debussy’s adaptation of the famous Biblical parable tells the story of the son, Azael, turning his back on his family in search of the excitement and riches of the world. See these two French operas in this special double billing.

Adult $40
Concession $33
Student/Group $15

#Free ticket restrictions apply

Sung in French with English surtitles
Director: Stephen Barlow
Conductor: Nicholas Cleobury
Lighting: Nigel Levings
Design: Yoki Lai

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3rd Year Musicale

Musical Theatre

02 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
31 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
01 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
02 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

Come and join us for an evening of song from these talented final year students.

Adult $15
Concession $8
To book email musical.theatre@griffith.edu.au or call the musical theatre department on (07) 3735 3224

Opera Double Bill

Opera

Highlights

03 September 3:00pm Conservatorium Theatre
01 September 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
03 September 3:00pm Conservatorium Theatre
05 September 6:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

Enjoy a double bill of French one-act operas, featuring Maurice Ravel’s fantasy L’enfant et les sortilèges (The Boy and the Magic) and Debussy’s L-enfant prodigue (The Prodigal Son). Set to a libretto by legendary French writer Colette, The Boy and the Magic tells the story of what happens when a bad-tempered child has too many tantrums, causing the furniture in his room to magically come to life. Debussy’s adaptation of the famous Biblical parable tells the story of the son, Azael, turning his back on his family in search of the excitement and riches of the world. See these two French operas in this special double billing.

Adult $40
Concession $33
Student/Group $15

#Free ticket restrictions apply

Sung in French with English surtitles
Director: Stephen Barlow
Conductor: Nicholas Cleobury
Lighting: Nigel Levings
Design: Yoki Lai

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Multimedia Project

Music Technology

04 September 7:30pm Basil Jones Orchestral Hall
04 September 7:30pm Basil Jones Orchestral Hall

Second year music technology students explore the complex relationships between humans and their technologies.

Opera Double Bill

Opera

Highlights

05 September 6:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
01 September 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
03 September 3:00pm Conservatorium Theatre
05 September 6:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

Enjoy a double bill of French one-act operas, featuring Maurice Ravel’s fantasy L’enfant et les sortilèges (The Boy and the Magic) and Debussy’s L-enfant prodigue (The Prodigal Son). Set to a libretto by legendary French writer Colette, The Boy and the Magic tells the story of what happens when a bad-tempered child has too many tantrums, causing the furniture in his room to magically come to life. Debussy’s adaptation of the famous Biblical parable tells the story of the son, Azael, turning his back on his family in search of the excitement and riches of the world. See these two French operas in this special double billing.

Adult $40
Concession $33
Student/Group $15

#Free ticket restrictions apply

Sung in French with English surtitles
Director: Stephen Barlow
Conductor: Nicholas Cleobury
Lighting: Nigel Levings
Design: Yoki Lai

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Real-Time Systems

Music Technology

11 September 7:30pm Basil Jones Orchestral Hall
11 September 7:30pm Basil Jones Orchestral Hall

An intriguing student concert with bespoke software instruments featuring open-source visual programming language Pure data (Pd).

Conservatorium Big Band

Jazz

Jazz

13 September 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
13 September 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

The Conservatorium Big Band, under the direction of John Hoffman, will present an exciting concert of classic repertoire from some of the greatest names in jazz.

Side-By-Side Chamber Music Concert

Faculty

13 September 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
13 September 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Meta Weiss, Paul Dean and Daniel de Borah present a side-by-side concert of chamber music with outstanding student chamber musicians.

String Department

Lunchtime

Strings

14 September 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
14 September 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A vibrant showcase of the rich sounds of the string department.

Monika Koerner and Early Warning System

New Music

14 September 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
14 September 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

An epic program for flute and percussion with works by André Jolivet, George Crumb and Australian premieres by Lou Harrison and Ketil Hvoslef.

The Con Artists & Special Guests

Jazz

15 September 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
15 September 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Brisbane’s greatest emerging jazz talent, under the direction of Steve Newcomb, will be joined on stage by special guests.

Music Technology LIVE Capstone

Music Technology

18 September 7:30pm Basil Jones Orchestral Hall
18 September 7:30pm Basil Jones Orchestral Hall

An exceptional showcase of original work from third year Music Technology students in their final performance before graduation.

Lyrebird Trio

20 September 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
20 September 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

In their only Brisbane appearance for 2017, Lyrebird Trio returns to the Queensland Conservatorium to give a recital of Dvořák and Kodaly.

Kodaly – Duo for violin and cello, op.7
Dvořák – Piano Trio in E minor, op. 90, B.166

Keyboard Department

Lunchtime

Piano

21 September 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
21 September 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Students from the piano department showcase their extraordinary skills through exciting and varied repertoire.

The Lounge: Student Band Night

Jazz

Jazz

21 September 6:00pm Conservatorium Foyer
21 September 6:00pm Conservatorium Foyer

An opportunity to sit back, relax and enjoy an evening of live music and smooth sounds from student-led bands from the jazz department.

Jazz Vocal Showcase + Raised Voices & In-Voices

Jazz

Jazz

22 September 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
22 September 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Premier jazz vocal ensembles Raised Voices and In-Voices present a double bill of unique compositions and arrangements alongside student jazz vocalists.

Sonic Tectonics

Music Technology

26 September 8:00am Conservatorium Foyer
26 September 8:00am Conservatorium Foyer
29 September 10:00pm Conservatorium Foyer

Multi-instrumentalist Matthew Hitchcock and guests present a unique installation of surround sound works.

Class of 2017 Musical Theatre Showcase

Musical Theatre

Highlights

26 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
26 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
27 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
28 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
29 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
30 September 2:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
30 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

A delicious taste of some of the industry’s most rich and moving repertoire in vignettes of song, dance and scene. Superbly crafted to create a talent-packed, one-hour show that puts the spotlight firmly on the graduating class of 2017.

Adult $33
Concession $21.50
Student/Group $11.50

This production contains adult themes and strong language. 

3rd year students
Producer: Paul Sabey
Creative Direction: Paul Sabey, Megan Shorey & Kate Wilson
Pianist: Heidi Loveland

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Class of 2017 Musical Theatre Showcase

Musical Theatre

Highlights

27 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
26 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
27 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
28 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
29 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
30 September 2:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
30 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

A delicious taste of some of the industry’s most rich and moving repertoire in vignettes of song, dance and scene. Superbly crafted to create a talent-packed, one-hour show that puts the spotlight firmly on the graduating class of 2017.

Adult $33
Concession $21.50
Student/Group $11.50

This production contains adult themes and strong language. 

3rd year students
Producer: Paul Sabey
Creative Direction: Paul Sabey, Megan Shorey & Kate Wilson
Pianist: Heidi Loveland

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Class of 2017 Musical Theatre Showcase

Musical Theatre

Highlights

28 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
26 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
27 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
28 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
29 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
30 September 2:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
30 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

A delicious taste of some of the industry’s most rich and moving repertoire in vignettes of song, dance and scene. Superbly crafted to create a talent-packed, one-hour show that puts the spotlight firmly on the graduating class of 2017.

Adult $33
Concession $21.50
Student/Group $11.50

This production contains adult themes and strong language. 

3rd year students
Producer: Paul Sabey
Creative Direction: Paul Sabey, Megan Shorey & Kate Wilson
Pianist: Heidi Loveland

View more

Class of 2017 Musical Theatre Showcase

Musical Theatre

Highlights

29 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
26 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
27 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
28 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
29 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
30 September 2:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
30 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

A delicious taste of some of the industry’s most rich and moving repertoire in vignettes of song, dance and scene. Superbly crafted to create a talent-packed, one-hour show that puts the spotlight firmly on the graduating class of 2017.

Adult $33
Concession $21.50
Student/Group $11.50

This production contains adult themes and strong language. 

3rd year students
Producer: Paul Sabey
Creative Direction: Paul Sabey, Megan Shorey & Kate Wilson
Pianist: Heidi Loveland

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Sonic Tectonics

Music Technology

29 September 10:00pm Conservatorium Foyer
26 September 8:00am Conservatorium Foyer
29 September 10:00pm Conservatorium Foyer

Multi-instrumentalist Matthew Hitchcock and guests present a unique installation of surround sound works.

Class of 2017 Musical Theatre Showcase

Musical Theatre

Highlights

30 September 2:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
26 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
27 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
28 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
29 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
30 September 2:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
30 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

A delicious taste of some of the industry’s most rich and moving repertoire in vignettes of song, dance and scene. Superbly crafted to create a talent-packed, one-hour show that puts the spotlight firmly on the graduating class of 2017.

Adult $33
Concession $21.50
Student/Group $11.50

This production contains adult themes and strong language. 

3rd year students
Producer: Paul Sabey
Creative Direction: Paul Sabey, Megan Shorey & Kate Wilson
Pianist: Heidi Loveland

View more

Class of 2017 Musical Theatre Showcase

Musical Theatre

Highlights

30 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
26 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
27 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
28 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
29 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
30 September 2:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
30 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

A delicious taste of some of the industry’s most rich and moving repertoire in vignettes of song, dance and scene. Superbly crafted to create a talent-packed, one-hour show that puts the spotlight firmly on the graduating class of 2017.

Adult $33
Concession $21.50
Student/Group $11.50

This production contains adult themes and strong language. 

3rd year students
Producer: Paul Sabey
Creative Direction: Paul Sabey, Megan Shorey & Kate Wilson
Pianist: Heidi Loveland

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October

Ensemble Q: Dreams and Prayers

Ensemble in Residence

Highlights

15 October 3:00pm Conservatorium Theatre
15 October 3:00pm Conservatorium Theatre

Superstar of the violin world, UK-based virtuoso Alexander Sitkovetsky, joins Ensemble Q in a program of not only incredible music but incredible contracts. Golijov’s extraordinary quintet for klezmer clarinet and string quartet has become a classic of the concert hall stage in its short 20 year life. To follow, the most extraordinary expression of the soul in Schubert’s String Quintet.

Adult $60
Concession $45
Student/Group $25

#Free ticket restrictions apply

120 minutes inc. interval
Directions & Access Facilities

Simone de Haan in recital

Visiting Artist

Brass

31 October 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
31 October 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A Kaleidoscope of New Music for Solo Trombone

Internationally acclaimed Australian trombonist and improvisor Simone de Haan presents an engaging program of new classical and jazz influenced solo works for trombone and electronics expressly written for him by Australia’s leading composers, including Keith Humble, Phil Treloar and Daryl Pratt, interspersed with his own spontaneous improvisations.

November

Vocal Department

Lunchtime

Classical

01 November 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
01 November 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Lunchtime concert featuring students from the vocal department in recital.

Back to the Future

Ensemble in Residence

Brass, Percussion

01 November 7:30pm Conservatorium Foyer
01 November 7:30pm Conservatorium Foyer

Ba Da Boom & The Conservatorium Brass Ensemble join forces with Australian legends Simone de Haan and Michael Askill in a first-time collaboration.

Lunaire Illuminates

Ensemble in Residence

02 November 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
02 November 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Ensemble in Residence, Lunaire Collective collaborate with guest performers to bring to light a range of new Australian and classic works for chamber ensemble.

Berardi, Newcomb, Sandon

Jazz

03 November 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
03 November 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Vocalist Kristin Berardi, pianist Steve Newcomb and saxophonist James Sandon, weave together fresh interpretations of classic repertoire with original pieces.

Australian Piano Duo

Ensemble in Residence

Highlights

03 November 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
03 November 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

Australian Piano Duo concludes their year with virtuosic repertoire for two pianos, including Schubert’s Erlkonig with international tenor Koen van State, Rimsky-Korsakov’s Flight of the Bumblebee, and Russian Rhapsody, oriental folk songs and more.

Adult $33
Concession $21.50
Student/Group $11.50

#Free ticket restrictions apply

120 minutes inc. interval
Directions & Access Facilities

Composition Recital

Lunchtime

Composition

08 November 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
08 November 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Emerging composers currently learning their craft from Australia’s very best share their latest works in a lunchtime concert.

Totally New

Students

Contemporary

08 November 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
08 November 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A celebration of sonic possibilities from jazz, technology and contemporary perspectives, as the New Music Ensemble presents new commissions from Queensland Conservatorium talent.

String Department

Lunchtime

Strings

09 November 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
09 November 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A vibrant showcase of the rich sounds of the string department.

Clocked Out with Simone de Haan: Back to the Future and Red Live Breath

Ensemble in Residence

Brass, New Music, Percussion

09 November 6:00pm Conservatorium Foyer
09 November 6:00pm Conservatorium Foyer

Clocked Out joins forces with Australian legends Simone de Haan, Ben Marks and Michael Askill, collaborating for the first time. Featuring new commissions and improvisations they will work with 12 trombonists, 15 percussionists, 1 piano and a multi-level performance space. Joining Clocked Out for this double billing, the New Music Ensemble joined by choir present works from celebrated composer Cathy Milliken.

Chamber Music Showcase

Students

10 November 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
10 November 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Student chamber ensembles present their second spirited concert to demonstrate their skill and love of music.

Ensemble Q: A Major Quintet

Ensemble in Residence

Highlights

12 November 3:00pm Conservatorium Theatre
12 November 3:00pm Conservatorium Theatre

Ensemble Q finish the year featuring two of the timeless classic chamber quintet works from Mozart and Schubert. They will also perform the world premiere of Brisbanebased, Ukrainian-born composer Catherine Likhuta’s latest work.

Adult $60
Concession $45
Student/Group $25

#Free ticket restrictions apply

120 minutes inc. interval
Directions & Access Facilities

Divertimenti

Students

13 November 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
13 November 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Directed by Graeme Jennings, this concert showcases soloists Lilly Yang performing Nielsen’s Flute Concerto and Imogen Scott-Parker (piano) and George Wilson (trumpet) performing Shostakovich’s Piano and Trumpet Concerto.

Fame – The Musical

Musical Theatre

14 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
14 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
15 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
16 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
17 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
18 November 2:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
18 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

First came the movie, next the TV series and then the stage musical. Fame is the high-energy musical phenomenon that has us all wearing legwarmers, leotard and headbands!Follow the highs and lows of a group of students at New York City’s High School of the Performing Arts as they discover there is more to life as a successful performer than simply knowing the music and the steps.

Follow the highs and lows of a group of students at New York City’s High School of the Performing Arts, as they pursue their dreams, challenge themselves and each other, and discover that there is more to life as a successful performance than simply knowing the music and the steps.

# No free tickets

Adult $33
Concession $21.50
Student/Group $11.50

This production contain adult themes and strong language

2nd year students
Director: Sue Rider
Musical Director: Trevor Jones
Choreographer: Helena Moore

FAME — THE MUSICAL.
Conceived and Developed by David De Silva.
Book by Jose Fernandez. Lyrics by Jacques Levy. Music by Steve Margoshes.
Title song “Fame” written by Dean Pitchford and Michael Gore.
Licensed exclusively by Music Theatre International (Australasia).
All performance materials supplied by Hal Leonard Australia.

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120 minutes inc. interval
Directions & Access Facilities

Brass Department

Lunchtime

Brass

15 November 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
15 November 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Student ensembles taught by leading musicians and teachers present a concert to showcase the diversity of tuba, french horn, trombone, trumpet and euphonium.

Chamber Wind Ensemble

Wind Orchestra

15 November 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
15 November 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Performing diverse chamber works for wind and brass including modern classic Kurt Weill’s Concerto for Violin and Wind Orchestra featuring soloist Annie Silva, under the baton of Peter Morris. This concert will also feature other chamber works to be conducted by postgraduate conducting students.

Fame – The Musical

Musical Theatre

15 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
14 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
15 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
16 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
17 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
18 November 2:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
18 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

First came the movie, next the TV series and then the stage musical. Fame is the high-energy musical phenomenon that has us all wearing legwarmers, leotard and headbands!Follow the highs and lows of a group of students at New York City’s High School of the Performing Arts as they discover there is more to life as a successful performer than simply knowing the music and the steps.

Follow the highs and lows of a group of students at New York City’s High School of the Performing Arts, as they pursue their dreams, challenge themselves and each other, and discover that there is more to life as a successful performance than simply knowing the music and the steps.

# No free tickets

Adult $33
Concession $21.50
Student/Group $11.50

This production contain adult themes and strong language

2nd year students
Director: Sue Rider
Musical Director: Trevor Jones
Choreographer: Helena Moore

FAME — THE MUSICAL.
Conceived and Developed by David De Silva.
Book by Jose Fernandez. Lyrics by Jacques Levy. Music by Steve Margoshes.
Title song “Fame” written by Dean Pitchford and Michael Gore.
Licensed exclusively by Music Theatre International (Australasia).
All performance materials supplied by Hal Leonard Australia.

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120 minutes inc. interval
Directions & Access Facilities

Guitar Department

16 November 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
16 November 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Students taught by Australian classical guitarist Karin Schaupp join with special guests to perform a variety of works.

Lateo

Students

Jazz

16 November 6:00pm Conservatorium Foyer
16 November 6:00pm Conservatorium Foyer

Australian Jazz giants Lateo present their unique interpretation of modern standards and originals. Experience the full force of Lateo’s world class sound.

Fame – The Musical

Musical Theatre

16 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
14 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
15 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
16 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
17 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
18 November 2:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
18 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

First came the movie, next the TV series and then the stage musical. Fame is the high-energy musical phenomenon that has us all wearing legwarmers, leotard and headbands!Follow the highs and lows of a group of students at New York City’s High School of the Performing Arts as they discover there is more to life as a successful performer than simply knowing the music and the steps.

Follow the highs and lows of a group of students at New York City’s High School of the Performing Arts, as they pursue their dreams, challenge themselves and each other, and discover that there is more to life as a successful performance than simply knowing the music and the steps.

# No free tickets

Adult $33
Concession $21.50
Student/Group $11.50

This production contain adult themes and strong language

2nd year students
Director: Sue Rider
Musical Director: Trevor Jones
Choreographer: Helena Moore

FAME — THE MUSICAL.
Conceived and Developed by David De Silva.
Book by Jose Fernandez. Lyrics by Jacques Levy. Music by Steve Margoshes.
Title song “Fame” written by Dean Pitchford and Michael Gore.
Licensed exclusively by Music Theatre International (Australasia).
All performance materials supplied by Hal Leonard Australia.

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120 minutes inc. interval
Directions & Access Facilities

Above Below

Piano

17 November 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
17 November 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Featuring Ukranian-born pianist Sonya Lifschitz, Above Below juxtaposes two great works inspired by the twelve months of the year and the twelve houses of the Zodiac – Tchaikovsky’s Seasons ans Crumb’s Makrokosmos.

Fame – The Musical

Musical Theatre

17 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
14 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
15 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
16 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
17 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
18 November 2:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
18 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

First came the movie, next the TV series and then the stage musical. Fame is the high-energy musical phenomenon that has us all wearing legwarmers, leotard and headbands!Follow the highs and lows of a group of students at New York City’s High School of the Performing Arts as they discover there is more to life as a successful performer than simply knowing the music and the steps.

Follow the highs and lows of a group of students at New York City’s High School of the Performing Arts, as they pursue their dreams, challenge themselves and each other, and discover that there is more to life as a successful performance than simply knowing the music and the steps.

# No free tickets

Adult $33
Concession $21.50
Student/Group $11.50

This production contain adult themes and strong language

2nd year students
Director: Sue Rider
Musical Director: Trevor Jones
Choreographer: Helena Moore

FAME — THE MUSICAL.
Conceived and Developed by David De Silva.
Book by Jose Fernandez. Lyrics by Jacques Levy. Music by Steve Margoshes.
Title song “Fame” written by Dean Pitchford and Michael Gore.
Licensed exclusively by Music Theatre International (Australasia).
All performance materials supplied by Hal Leonard Australia.

View more
120 minutes inc. interval
Directions & Access Facilities

Fame – The Musical

Musical Theatre

18 November 2:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
14 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
15 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
16 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
17 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
18 November 2:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
18 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

First came the movie, next the TV series and then the stage musical. Fame is the high-energy musical phenomenon that has us all wearing legwarmers, leotard and headbands!Follow the highs and lows of a group of students at New York City’s High School of the Performing Arts as they discover there is more to life as a successful performer than simply knowing the music and the steps.

Follow the highs and lows of a group of students at New York City’s High School of the Performing Arts, as they pursue their dreams, challenge themselves and each other, and discover that there is more to life as a successful performance than simply knowing the music and the steps.

# No free tickets

Adult $33
Concession $21.50
Student/Group $11.50

This production contain adult themes and strong language

2nd year students
Director: Sue Rider
Musical Director: Trevor Jones
Choreographer: Helena Moore

FAME — THE MUSICAL.
Conceived and Developed by David De Silva.
Book by Jose Fernandez. Lyrics by Jacques Levy. Music by Steve Margoshes.
Title song “Fame” written by Dean Pitchford and Michael Gore.
Licensed exclusively by Music Theatre International (Australasia).
All performance materials supplied by Hal Leonard Australia.

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120 minutes inc. interval
Directions & Access Facilities

Fame – The Musical

Musical Theatre

18 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
14 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
15 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
16 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
17 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
18 November 2:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
18 November 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

First came the movie, next the TV series and then the stage musical. Fame is the high-energy musical phenomenon that has us all wearing legwarmers, leotard and headbands!Follow the highs and lows of a group of students at New York City’s High School of the Performing Arts as they discover there is more to life as a successful performer than simply knowing the music and the steps.

Follow the highs and lows of a group of students at New York City’s High School of the Performing Arts, as they pursue their dreams, challenge themselves and each other, and discover that there is more to life as a successful performance than simply knowing the music and the steps.

# No free tickets

Adult $33
Concession $21.50
Student/Group $11.50

This production contain adult themes and strong language

2nd year students
Director: Sue Rider
Musical Director: Trevor Jones
Choreographer: Helena Moore

FAME — THE MUSICAL.
Conceived and Developed by David De Silva.
Book by Jose Fernandez. Lyrics by Jacques Levy. Music by Steve Margoshes.
Title song “Fame” written by Dean Pitchford and Michael Gore.
Licensed exclusively by Music Theatre International (Australasia).
All performance materials supplied by Hal Leonard Australia.

View more
120 minutes inc. interval
Directions & Access Facilities

Wind Department

Lunchtime

Woodwind

22 November 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
22 November 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Hear the exceptional talents of students from one of the largest conservatory wind departments in the country as they take to the stage.

Keyboard Department

Lunchtime

23 November 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
23 November 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Students from the piano department showcase their extraordinary skills through exciting and varied repertoire.

Horn Sounds

Faculty

Classical

23 November 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
23 November 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Peter Luff and Ysolt Clark perform a range of classic and captivating works for two horns.

New Works

New Music

24 November 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
24 November 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A concert featuring a selection of new works from the remarkable composers found within the Queensland Conservatorium.

Johannes Fritzsch conducts The Ring Without Words

Highlights

24 November 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
24 November 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

After the sensational performance of Bruckner’s 7th Symphony in 2016, Maestro Johannes Fritzsch returns to conduct Maazel’s The Ring Without Words which showcases the highlights from Wagner’s 17-hour epic Ring Cycle in one orchestral masterpiece. The Conservatorium Symphony Orchestra will premiere a new work by celebrated Australian composer Gerard Brophy, and featured student soloist Oscar Wong will delight in Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No.1.

Adult $33
Concession $21.50
Student/Group $11.50

#Free ticket restrictions apply

December

Celebrating a Musical Christmas

06 December 7:30pm St John's Cathedral
06 December 7:30pm St John's Cathedral
07 December 7:30pm St John's Cathedral

The Musical Theatre department staff and students celebrate Christmas through music and drama int he stunning surrounds of St John’s Cathedral.

In partnership with St John’s Cathedral

Celebrating a Musical Christmas

07 December 7:30pm St John's Cathedral
06 December 7:30pm St John's Cathedral
07 December 7:30pm St John's Cathedral

The Musical Theatre department staff and students celebrate Christmas through music and drama int he stunning surrounds of St John’s Cathedral.

In partnership with St John’s Cathedral