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Amazing Grace snares national percussion prize

Queensland Conservatorium student Grace Kruger has won Australia’s most prestigious percussion prize – the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Snare Drum Award.
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Musical theatre students prepare for epic production of Les Misérables

Love, redemption, revolution...Griffith's musical theatre students are gearing up for their mainstage show - a blockbuster production of Les Misérables.
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Arts Education Law

Piano virtuoso wins scholarship to study at Griffith

Gold Coast piano virtuoso Nina Fan is the inaugural recipient of the Emily Reinhardt Piano Scholarship - part of a $1 million bequest to the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University.
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Alumni

Griffith grad in Eurovision top ten

Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University alumnus Kate Miller-Heidke made it to the top ten at Eurovision 2019.
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Alumni

Griffith grad powers into Eurovision finals

Griffith alumnus Kate Miller-Heidke has secured her spot in the Eurovision Song Contest finals with a gravity defying performance in Tel Aviv. Miller-Heidke performed her genre-bending ballad Zero Gravity in the 17-nation semi-final this morning, singing for a global television audience of 200 million. “Thank you so much for voting for me,” she said in a […]
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Griffith grad Kate Miller-Heidke flies the flag for Australia at Eurovision

Griffith alumnus Kate Miller-Heidke will fly the flag for Australia at the Eurovision Song Contest this week in Tel Aviv.
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Arts Education Law

The sound of healing

The act of listening can help Indigenous prisoners reconnect with their culture and benefit their health and wellbeing, according to a new project by creative arts and health researchers at Griffith.
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Alumni

Griffith unveils musical masterpiece for Bleach* Festival

The centrepiece of the Bleach* Festival will be a blockbuster outdoor performance of Verdi’s Requiem, featuring students and alumni from the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University.
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Creating a sonic playground

Music and design faculty are creating a sonic playground at the Brisbane Powerhouse this weekend as part of the Curiocity Festival.
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Artwork takes viewers on a sonic adventure

Music and design faculty from Griffith's South Bank campus have created a stunning sonic sculpture as part of the inaugural Curiocity festival.
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Alumni

Griffith industry partner wins national performing arts award

Bleach* Festival, founded by Griffith alumnus Louise Bezzina, has received a $90,000 Sidney Myer Performing Arts Award.
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Alumni

Musical theatre graduates in the spotlight

Griffith musical theatre graduates are starring in some of the biggest new shows to hit Australia, creating serious industry buzz with a series of stellar performances.
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Arts Education Law

Queensland Conservatorium launches 2019 concert season

The Queensland Conservatorium has unveiled its 2019 concert season, which promises to deliver another year of remarkable performances and industry collaboration.
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Alumni

Griffith grad Kate Miller-Heidke to represent Australia at Eurovision

Griffith alumnus Kate Miller-Heidke has been chosen to represent Australia in the Eurovision Song Contest. Miller-Heidke's stunning performance of Zero Gravity won the public vote at the live TV finals for Eurovision - Australia Decides, held on the Gold Coast over the weekend.
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Arts Education Law

On a mission to save Cambodia’s musical heritage

Griffith creative arts lecturers have collaborated on a stunning new book that documents Cambodia's musical heritage.
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Alumni

Griffith music graduate wins Grant McLennan Fellowship

Queensland Conservatorium alumnus Danny Harley (The Kite String Tangle), has won the prestigious $25,000 Grant McLennan Fellowship. The grant, founded in honour of legendary Brisbane musician Grant McLennan of The Go-Betweens, will allow Danny to spend six months in Berlin honing his craft.
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Griffith launches Centre for Creative Industries

Cementing its place as the number one university for the creative arts in Australia, Griffith University has launched the Griffith Centre for Creative Industries at the Gold Coast campus.
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Alumni

Musical talent set to shine in ‘Symphony of a Thousand’

Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University students and alumni are set to shine in a blockbuster season finale featuring a full symphony orchestra, pipe organ, hundreds of choristers and eight vocal soloists. 
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