An Evening with Richard Gill
Asking the question: is music indispensable in today’s educational programs?
One of Australia’s leading music educators and most celebrated conductors thinks so!
For one unforgettable night, Richard Gill will show you why musical education is so important by taking you on an inspiring and entertaining journey through his decades of experience and research.
Don’t miss your opportunity to experience one of the greatest minds in musical education right here at USQ Artsworx (Toowoomba).
“Perhaps it’s just as well that Leonard Bernstein is dead. Otherwise he’d probably have to relinquish his great reputation as a musical educator- or at least share it with Sydney’s Richard Gill.” – John Carmody, The Sun Herald
*Early bird pricing: General admission – $39 | Members – $34. Ends 29 Jun 18
Richard Gill AO, Founding Music Director and Conductor Emeritus of the Victorian Opera, has an impressive resume with many notable positions and achievements as a conductor, internationally respected educator and director.
Richard is the Founder and Director of the National Music Teacher Mentoring Program; was previously the Artistic Director of the education program for the Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Artistic Director of OzOpera, Artistic Director and Chief Conductor of the Canberra Symphony Orchestra, and Artistic Advisor for the Music Viva Education Program.
Currently Music Director of the Sydney Chamber Choir, Richard specialises in opera, musical theatre and vocal/ choral training. Richard’s work in developing young musicians and creating opportunities for them is recognised world-wide and has seen him feature on Q&A, Spicks and Specks and at TEDxSydney.
Music at USQ Artsworx 2018
Guitar Sessions Featuring Adam Miller – 9 Mar
Unforgettable: A Tribute to Nat King Cole – 17 Mar
Something in the Water – 23 Mar
Virtuoso Australian Music for Piano – 20 Apr
Little Village Sessions: Twilight on the Trail – 4 May
Guitar Sessions Featuring Anthony Garcia – 29 Jun
An evening with Richard Gill – 20 Jul
Guitar Session Featuring Doug De Vries – 21 Sep
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