Artists

FILTER

Brett Dean

Brett Dean

Composer in Residence – BBC Symphony Orchestra; AWO Composer; Former Viola – Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

“I am so looking forward to returning to Australia to play again with the incomparable AWO. These concerts with Sir Simon Rattle area bound to be unforgettable. In addition, I’m incredibly proud to be orchestrating Debussy’s “Ariettes Oubliées” for the sublime Magdalena Kožená and the orchestra.”

Click through to learn more about Brett Dean

Paul Dean

Paul Dean

Senior Lecturer Clarinet and Head of Woodwind – Queensland Conservatorium; Artistic Director – Four Winds Festival and Tutti Beijing International Youth Music Festival

“How many more sleeps?!”

Lerida Delbridge

Lerida Delbridge

Assistant Concertmaster – Sydney Symphony Orchestra

Kyli Dodds

Concertmaster – Thüringer Symphoniker, Saalfeld-Rudolstadt

Diana Doherty

Diana Doherty

Principal Oboe – Sydney Symphony Orchestra

“The AWO will be a wonderful way of collecting experiences and connecting with Australian musicians all over the world. I see a huge potential for further development as well as a way to celebrate the talent that Australia has produced.”

John Douglas

John Douglas

Freelance Percussion; Sydney Symphony; Australian Opera Ballet Orchestra; Queensland Symphony Orchestra

“The Australian World Orchestra will be a truly exciting addition to the Australian concert calendar. I can’t wait to be a part of it.”

Sharon Grigoryan

Sharon Grigoryan

Cello – Australian String Quartet

Claire Edwardes

Claire Edwardes

Artistic Director and Percussion – Ensemble Offspring, Australia; Guest Percussion – Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Amsterdam

“Having lived and worked in the Netherlands for seven years, I recently returned to Sydney to soak up some sun. It is amazing how many of my colleagues from my student days are resident throughout the world making music. I can’t wait to see them all again. Playing together will be very special.”

David Evans

David Evans

Principal Horn – West Australian Symphony Orchestra

“Bringing the best and brightest Aussies from all corners of the globe is a tantalizing proposition. Such a wealth of talent and experience on one stage will make for a really unforgettable experience. I can’t wait to be a part of it!”