Steve Reeves

Steve Reeves has been Principal Bass with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra since 1989. Earlier positions included Associate Principal with Orchestra Victoria & Principal Bass with the West Australian Symphony. He has also played at various times with almost all of the professional orchestras in Australia. While studying, Steve freelanced with orchestras in New York, Connecticut, … Continued

Natsuko Yoshimoto

Natsuko Yoshimoto is an international soloist chamber musician. A graduate of the Yehudi Menuhin School  (England),  she has performed as a soloist with many world renowned orchestras including London Symphony, Tokyo Symphony, the Hong Kong Sinfonietta and Melbourne Symphony.  Natsuko is currently the concert master of the  Adelaide  Symphony Orchestra, and was the leader of … Continued

Hoang Pham

Hoang Pham is a graduate of the Manhattan School of Music and the Australian National Academy of Music. He was the winner of the 2013 ABC’s Young Performers’ Award, of Melbourne Recital Centre’s Great Romantics Competition in 2010,  the 2005 Lev Vlassenko Competition, Best Australian at the  2008 Sydney International Piano Competition and  a  prize … Continued

Tristram Williams

Tristram Williams maintains a busy international career as a soloist, ensemble musician, improviser and educator. He has appeared as a soloist in The Netherlands, Belgium,  Germany, France, Switzerland, Britain, Ireland, USA, China, Japan, Korea and many times around Australia. He has appeared as a concerto soloist with orchestras such as the  Irish Radio Orchestra, Amsterdam … Continued

Kristian Chong

Kristian Chong is one of Australia’s leading pianists. A graduate of the Royal Academy of Music in London, he has played as a soloist with Australia’s major orchestras and many orchestras abroad. Kristian is especially in demand as a chamber musician and has partnered many renowned ensembles and musicians, including the Australian String Quartet, Tinalley … Continued

Roman Ponomariov

Roman received his Master’s Degree from Rice University (USA) and a Bachelor of Music Degree (Honours) from the University of Melbourne. He has performed as guest Principal Horn with the Melbourne Symphony, Queensland Symphony, Auckland Philharmonia, Malaysian Philharmonic, Adelaide Symphony, Western Australian Symphony, Melbourne Chamber Orchestra and Orchestra Victoria. Roman has won a number of … Continued

Sergei Golovko

Sergei completed his studies at the Moscow State Conservatory and Russian Academy of Music. Acclaimed virtuoso marimba and xylophone soloist, Sergei has toured internationally and been awarded prizes and honorary diplomas at domestic and international festivals such as the National Percussion Contest, the International Festival in Korea and the Vienna-Music and Radio-France festivals in Europe. … Continued

Anne Gilby

Oboist Anne Gilby has a distinguished career as a performer and educator. She studied in Europe, achieving her Reifeprüfung (Performance) Diploma with Distinction in Detmold (Germany). Anne held the position of Principal Oboist with orchestras in Germany and Australia. She performed as soloist and Principal with the Australian Chamber Orchestra and has been guest Principal … Continued

Natsuko Yoshimoto

Natsuko Yoshimoto is an international soloist and chamber musician. A graduate of the Yehudi Menuhin School (England), she has performed as a soloist with many world renowned orchestras including London Symphony, Tokyo Symphony , the Hong Kong Sinfonietta and Melbourne Symphony. She is currently the concert master of Adelaide Symphony Orchestra. An ever popular guest … Continued

The Ashton Smith Singers

The Ashton Smith Singers were founded in 1980 and are directed by David Ashton-Smith. They perform regularly with the Australian Pops Orchestra and have performed with Dame Edna Everage on invitation. They have appeared on TV specials, contributed to film soundtracks (Garbo, Lilian’s Story, The Wog Boy) as well as provided choral input to TV … Continued