Section Principal Percussion – Orchestra Victoria
Australian Hometown: Sydney
Education: Sydney Conservatorium of Music; Australian National Academy of Music (ANAM); Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
Sydney-born Mathew Levy began his musical journey playing both percussion and violin. He holds a First Class Honours degree from the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, and has completed post-graduate study at the Australian National Academy of Music (ANAM) and the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire.
Before joining Orchestra Victoria as Section Principal Percussion in 2019, Mathew worked as a freelancer throughout Australia and overseas, performing with the Melbourne, Sydney and West Australian Symphony Orchestras, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, and Royal Ballet Sinfonia. Mathew is a past winner of the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Snare Drum Award, the Reuben Scarf Award for Percussion, and the Sydney Conservatorium of Music Concerto Competition.
Last updated 2022