Artists

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Julian Smiles

Julian Smiles

Australia [email protected]; Goldner String Quartet; Lecturer Sydney Conservatorium of Music
 

“Great artistic vision, and a great re-union! I’m looking forward to catching up with old friends I haven’t seen for decades, as well as making many new ones.”

Meg Sterling

Meg Sterling

Principal Flute – Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra

“As a budding musician, growing up in Australia, I was extremely grateful for those experiences and the support I received. This project is infused with a spirit of appreciation for high-level musicians and music making, and I know the result will be inspiring. This is something I do not want to miss.”

Scott Stiles

Scott Stiles

Violin – Mozarteum Orchestra, Salzburg

“When Alexander Briger mentioned to me the idea of forming an orchestra of Australian musicians from home and abroad my first thought was, what a fantastic idea. The result would be something of the highest world standard.”

Adam Szabo

Adam Szabo

Principal Cello No. 2 – Welsh National Opera; Associate Principal Cello No. 4 – Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; Ulster Orchestra; Former Cello – Australian Youth Orchestra

“I am thrilled at the opportunity to play with the Australian World Orchestra – performing together with some of the greatest musical talents that our country has produced will be an unforgettable experience.”

Sandra Tancibudek

Sandra Tancibudek

Violin – Staatskapelle, Berlin; WDR Symphony Orchestra, Cologne

“Sharing music, our international language, with compatriots in Australia. What a privilege, and what a joy!”

David Thomas

David Thomas

Principal Clarinet – Melbourne Symphony Orchestra; Co-ordinator of
Woodwind – Australian National Academy of Music, Melbourne

“Bravo to the AWO team for getting this wonderful project off the ground. It is an honour to be involved.”

Shaun Trubiano

Shaun Trubiano

Principal Percussion – Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra; Former Percussion – New World Symphony Orchestra; Guest – New Zealand Symphony Orchestra & Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

“It’s like being asked to represent your country at the olympics. I tip a good showing from the Aussies”

Marie-Danielle Turner

Marie-Danielle Turner

Assistant Principal 2nd Violin – National Orchestra of Belgium

“A fantastic and exciting project. What an honour to play with such inspiring Australian musicians from the great orchestras of the world. It provides such an inspiration to the next generation of musicians and concert goers alike!”

Simone Walters

Simone Walters

Former Principal Contrabassoon – West Australian Symphony Orchestra; Freelance Bassoonist.

“What a wonderful opportunity to meet and play alongside Australian musicians who live and work in different countries all over the world. Hearing the culmination of sounds, ideas and approaches of such geographic and cultural contrast will be an exciting and unique experience.”