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Diana Tolmie

Woodwind specialist Diana Tolmie has had a wonderful time for the past 27 years with her career performing in a multitude of musical genres instigated by a Churchill Fellowship and a Queen Elizabeth Trust Award. As a soloist, Diana has performed and recorded with the Melbourne Sinfonietta, the Collusion Chamber Orchestra, Corda Spiritus Orchestra, Brisbane […]

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Pierce Hurne

Woodwind specialist Pierce Hurne is quickly becoming a sought after musician in South East Queensland. Recently completing his Bachelor of Music (Honours), Pierce has been privileged with a myriad of opportunities including his employment as a casual saxophonist with the Queensland Symphony Orchestra, concert master and lead soprano saxophone with the Queensland Conservatorium Saxophone Orchestra, […]

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Candice Showers

Candice has studied at the Queensland Conservatorium for over three years majoring in Classical Saxophone under the direction of Australian woodwind specialist Diana Tolmie. Beginning her music studies on the Gold Coast, Candice developed a passion for playing in orchestras and smaller ensembles which led to her desire to pursue music as a professional saxophonist and […]

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Kristine Handley

Kristine Handley began studying the saxophone at age 10 and from then her passion for music grew steadily. Inspired to pursue a career in music, Kristine undertook a Bachelor of Music at the University of Queensland, which she completed in 2013. She continues to grow her skill and love for the saxophone through postgraduate study […]

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Matilda Grieve

Matilda Grieve is currently in her third year of the Bachelor of Music degree majoring in classical saxophone. She has an undeniably growing passion for classical saxophone, chamber music and composition. Matilda has composed works for the Queensland Conservatorium Saxophone Orchestra, Stitched Saxophone Quartet and has placed in the ASME Young Composers competition. Prior to […]

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Jaz Harris

Jaz Harris is an emerging performer and educator currently studying Classical Saxophone at the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University under the direction of Brad Millard. While her studies are centred on all things classical, Jaz is well versed in various other genres and styles. She has performed in a wide variety of bands from rock outfit […]

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Jodie O’Brien

Jodie O’Brien has always loved music and first started learning the piano at age seven. This passion continued to grow through learning both the saxophone and clarinet plus engagement with many school and community ensembles. Jodie was a member of the Young Conservatorium and won a scholarship to participate in the Pacific Honours Ensembles Program […]

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Jazmin Ealden

Jazmin Ealden is currently in her second year of the Bachelor of Music degree under the direction of Ms Emma Di Marco. Before starting at the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University, Jazmin gained the majority of her musical knowledge and experience through the award winning St Andrew’s Catholic College music department in Cairns. She was a […]

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Lachlan Grant

After discovering a forgotten saxophone in the attic, Lachlan Grant became obsessed with the instrument and just years later passed the AMusA exam. In July of 2014, he was accepted a place at the Interlochen Center for the Arts (USA) where he studied with Dr Timothy McAllister and the Prism Quartet. This experience helped prepare […]

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Kaitlin McMurtrie

Kaitlin is a passionate saxophonist, completing her third year in the Bachelor of Music degree at the Queensland Conservatorium of Music under Ms Emma Di Marco. Her love for of music began at school where she was a member of the Canzona Girls Choir, stage band, wind orchestra and symphony orchestra. Since then, Kaitlin has […]