Alumni

Griffith alumnus goes global with Pub Choir

Queensland Conservatorium graduate Astrid Jorgensen is teaching the world to sing with her wildly successful project, Pub Choir.
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Alumni

Meet the composer behind Australia’s best-loved TV shows

Queensland Conservatorium alumnus Joff Bush is the man behind the music on hit series like Bluey and The Family Law.
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Arts Education Law

Rising stars in the spotlight at national piano competition

Four rising stars at Griffith have been selected for the prestigious Lev Vlassenko Piano Competition.
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Arts Education Law

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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Arts Education Law

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

Griffith announces epic partnership with Opera Australia

Griffith University has signed a major new partnership deal with Opera Australia, joining forces to stage the world's first fully digital production of Wagner’s Ring Cycle at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre in 2010.
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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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Alumni

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 jazz stars sweep national finals

Half of the finalists in a prestigious national jazz competition are from the Queensland Conservatorium.
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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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Arts Education Law

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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Alumni

Indie film a labour of love

Griffith Film School alumnus Steve Jaggi will screen his directorial debut in Brisbane this weekend.
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Academic Administration

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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Arts Education Law

In the swing with jazz legends

Jazz students at the Queensland Conservatorium got the chance to play alongside some of their idols, participating in a masterclass with top flight musicians from New York's Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra.
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Alumni

Griffith alumnus named Gold Coast Woman of the Year

Griffith creative arts alumnus Louise Bezzina has been named Gold Coast Woman of the Year.
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