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Hayley Witmore

Hayley, 17, is a student at the Victorian College of the Arts Secondary School. She began her study of the Double Bass at 11 years of age, and since then she has been completing these studies under Emma Sullivan. In

Posted in 2016 Season, Concerts, News, Youth Concerto Contestant

Clare Juan

Clare Juan began studying piano at the age of four. At the age of 11 she was awarded a music scholarship to Camberwell Girls Grammar School. That same year she began her piano studies with her current piano teacher, Rita

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Charlotte Miles

Charlotte Miles is 13 years old and studies cello with David Berlin, Principal Cellist of the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra. She completed her AMEB Licentiate Diploma with distinction at the age of 12. Charlotte has performed as a soloist at Carnegie

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Hannah Shin

Melbourne-born pianist Hannah Shin was awarded her LMusA diploma at the age 12. She is a student of Glenn Riddle and has performed with many orchestras in Melbourne. She has also won many prizes in Australia and overseas. Hannah has

Posted in 2016 Season, News, Youth Concerto Contestant

2013 Australia Day Awards

Long serving members Kath Hindson, former Leader and sponsor for the July Youth Competitions, Barbara Trauer, President, and Neville Wilkie, Committee Member and former Treasurer, were given individual awards for their voluntary service to the Orchestra, for over 40 years,

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