News and Events

2020

January 13-17 (Launceston, TAS) - Guest conductor at the Tasmanian Music Summer School
January 15 (Launceston, TAS) - Low brass masterclass at Barratts Music store
January 18 (Melbourne, VIC) - Private teaching
February 5-8 (Washington DC, USA) - Featured soloist at the US Army Band 'Pershings Own' Tuba Euphonium Workshop including the world premiere of 'Rite of Passage' by Australian composer Dr Alan Lourens
February 9-11 (Richmond VA, USA) - Guest lecturer and soloist at Virginia Commonwealth University
February 12-14 (Philadelphia PN, USA) - Guest lecturer and soloist at Rowan University
February 15-17 (New York NY, USA) - Visiting Yamaha Artist Services in Manhattan
March 8 (Brisbane, QLD) - Guest conductor of South Brisbane Federal Band
March 14-15 (Geelong, VIC) - Guest principal euphonium with Geelong West Brass Band
March 21-22 (Sunshine Coast, QLD) - Workshops with Sunshine Coast Grammar School Symphonic Wind Band (Canceled due to COVID-19)
April 4 (Brisbane, QLD) - Performing David Gillingham's Concerto for Euphonium with the Queensland Wind Orchestra (Postponed until April 2021 due to COVID-19)
April 10-12 (Perth, WA) - Guest principal euphonium with Geelong West Brass band for the Australian National Band Championships (Canceled due to COVID-19)
May 2 (Bundaberg, QLD) - Workshops with Bundaberg Municipal Band (Postponed until 2021 due to COVID-19)
May 3-7 (Bundaberg, QLD) - Adjudicator for the Bundaberg Music Eisteddfod (Postponed until May 2021 due to COVID-19)
June 20 (Brisbane, QLD) - Tenor Tuba with Queensland Symphony Orchestra (QSO) for Strauss's Don Quixote in the QPAC Concert Hall (Canceled due to COVID-19)
June 26-28 (Brisbane, QLD) - Euphonium artist at the 8th Brisbane International Low Brass Weekend (Postponed until early 2021 due to COVID-19)
July 22 (Florence, Italy - Online) - Masterclass for the Italian Brass Week Virtual Festival
July 24 - August 1 (Lieksa, Finland) - Euphonium artist at the Lieksa Brass Week (Postponed until July 2021 due to COVID-19)
September 14-27 (Melbourne, VIC - Online) - Adjudicator for the Victorian State Solo & Ensemble Champiohsnips
October 1-4 (Perth, WA) - Australian National Band and Orchestra Conference (Canceled due to COVID-19)
October 17-7 (Cairns, QLD) - Workshops with Far Northern Brass
December 16-19 (Chicago IL, USA) - Midwest International Band and Orchestra Clinic (Canceled due to COVID-19)

2019

January 8 (Brisbane, QLD) - Masterclass with Queensland State Youth Brass Band
January 15-18 (Launceston, TAS) - Guest conductor and brass teacher at the Launceston Summer School
January 19 (Melbourne, VIC) - Private teaching
February 9 (Sunshine Coast, QLD) - Workshop with QYO Wind Ensemble's low brass section
March 15 (Brisbane, QLD) - Workshop with QYO Wind Symphony's low brass section
March 30 (Brisbane, QLD) - Low brass masterclass at OzWinds Brass & Music
April 13-14 (Cairns, QLD) - Workshop with Far Northern Brass in preparation for the Australian National Band Championships
June 28-30 (Brisbane, QLD) - Euphonium artist at the 7th Brisbane International Low Brass Weekend
July 18-19 (Gold Coast, QLD) - Guest low brass clinician at the Aspire International Youth Music Festival
July 20 (Melbourne, VIC) - Guest soloist with the City of Dandenong Band performing the world premiere of 'Freefall' by Australian composer Jared McCunnie
July 28 - August 4 (Lieksa, Finland) - Euphonium artist at the Lieksa Brass Week including the world premieres of 'I'm Too Tired To Breathe, And Yet' by Australian composer Eleanor Brimblecombe and euphonium duet 'Three for Two' with Adele Mitchell on euphonium by Australian composer Brendan Collins
November 1-3 (Cairns, QLD) - Workshops with schools, masterclasses and guest conductor with Far Northern Brass

2018

January 9 (Brisbane, QLD) - Masterclass with Queensland State Youth Brass Band
January 15-17 (Launceston, TAS) - Guest conductor and brass teacher at the Launceston Summer School
February 23-24 (Brisbane, QLD) - Workshops with QYO Wind Symphony and Wind Ensemble's low brass section
March 30 - April 2 (Melbourne, VIC) - Adjudicator for wind bands at the Australian National Band Championships
April 17-30 (Gallipoli, Turkey) - ANZAC Day services and commemorations with the Royal Australian Navy Band
May 18 (Brisbane, QLD) - Workshop with Balmoral State High School Wind Band
May 18-19 (Sunshine Coast, QLD) - Workshops with Pine Rivers State High School Wind Band
June 29 - July 1 (Brisbane, QLD) - Euphonium artist at the 6th Brisbane International Low Brass Weekend
July 11-15 (Blenheim, New Zealand) - Guest principal euphonium with Waitakere Auckland Brass Band at the New Zealand National Band Championships
July 19-24 (Lieksa, Finland) - Euphonium artist at the Lieksa Brass Week including the world premiere of Australian composer Dr Alan Lourens's Euphonium Sonata 'Arcades and Alleys'
August 19 (Bundaberg, QLD) - Workshop with Bundaberg Municipal Band and guest soloist for gala concert
October 12 (Brisbane, QLD) - Workshop with Pine Rivers State High School Wind Band
October 12 (Brisbane, QLD) - Workshop with QYO Wind Symphony's low brass section
November 16-18 (Cairns, QLD) - Guest soloist with Far Northern Brass, workshop with the band a public masterclass

2017
January 17-20 (Launceston, TAS) - Guest conductor and brass teacher at the Launceston Summer School
January 21 (Launceston, TAS) - Brass workshop and lessons at Barratts Music Store
February 26 (Gold Coast, QLD) - Guest soloist with combined Royal Australian Navy Band, Gold Coast City Wind Orchestra and Gold Coast Brass Band
March 11 (Brisbane, QLD) - Tenor Tuba with Queensland Symphony Orchestra (QSO) for Strauss' Ein Heldenleben in the QPAC Concert Hall
March 18 (Brisbane, QLD) - Euphonium with Queensland Wind Orchestra (QWO) for their 'Postcards' concert in the Old Museum Building Concert Hall
June 11 (Brisbane, QLD) - Euphonium with Queensland Wind Orchestra (QWO) for their 'Rituals' concert in the Old Museum Building Concert Hall
June 15-30 (Japan) - Solo tour of Japan including solo recitals and masterclass in Tokyo, Hamamatsu, Osaka, Kyoto and Kobe along with visits to the Yamaha Artist Services in Tokyo, Yamaha Factory in Hamamatsu and workshop with the Japanese Self Defense Band's low brass section.
July 6-9 (Adelaide, SA) - Brass masterclass, teaching and two concerts with Marion City Band as guest soloist featuring the world premiere of US composer Jarrett Wheatley's Cu Alliadh for euphonium and brass band
July 22 (Brisbane, QLD) - Tenor Tuba with Queensland Symphony Orchestra (QSO) for Holst's Planets Suite in the QPAC Concert Hall
October 7 (Brisbane, QLD) - Workshop with QYO Wind Symphony's low brass section

2016
February 20 (Melbourne, VIC) - Workshop with Melbourne Youth Music's Wind Symphony
April 12-14 (Bundaberg, QLD) - Guest conductor for Education Queensland combined high school's band workshop week
April 30 (Sydney, NSW) - Guest soloist for low brass charity recital featuring some of Australia's top low brass soloists
May 30 - June 4 (Knoxville TN, USA) - Featured soloist at the 2016 International Tuba-Euphonium Conference (ITEC)
July 27 (Sydney, NSW) - Soloist with the Royal Australian Navy Band
October 21 (Brisbane, QLD) - Workshop and masterclass with brass students at Sheldon College
October 31 (Brisbane, QLD) - Guest soloist with brass ensemble at Sheldon College
November 5 (Brisbane, QLD) - Tenor Tuba with Queensland Symphony Orchestra (QSO) for Respighi's Pines of Rome in the QPAC Concert Hall

2015
January 1-16 (UK & Europe) - Visiting a number of countries for different musical events including time at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester
March 29 (Launceston, TAS) - Guest soloist with the City of Launceston RSL Band
April 1 (Mornington Peninsula, VIC) - Soloist with the Royal Australian Navy Band
April 14-30 (Villers-Bretonneux, France) - 100th Anniversary ANZAC Day series with the Royal Australian Navy Band across the western front in northern France
May 30 (Melbourne, VIC) Guest soloist with the Melbourne Rainbow Band. Including theworld premiere of 'Indigo Contrasts' for euphonium and band by Australian composer Chris Palamountain
June 24 (Mornington Peninsula, VIC) - Soloist with the Royal Australian Navy band
June 28 (Geelong, VIC) - Guest soloist with Geelong West Brass Band
July 2-5 (Burnie, TAS) - Guest soloist and conductor with the City of Burnie Brass Band
July 8-12 (Rotorua, New Zealand) - Guest euphonium with Kew Band for the New Zealand National Band Championships
July 19-26 (Florence, Italy) - Euphonium artist at the Italian Brass Week
August 5 (Mornington Peninsula, VIC) - Soloist with the Royal Australian Navy Band
September 6 (Melbourne, VIC) - Guest soloist with Hawthorn Brass Band performing the world premiere of 'Sterling Heights' by Australian composer David Robinson
September 19 (Mornington Peninsula, VIC)  - Workshop with Chelsea Concert Band
October 4 (Gippsland, VIC) - Workshop and masterclass at Meri's Music School
October 10-11 (Burnie, TAS) - Guest soloist and conductor with the City of Burnie Brass Band
October 15-17 (Launceston, TAS) - Yamaha Music and Barrats Music 'Brass and Wind Expo'. Solo recital, masterclasses and workshops
December 7 (Melbourne, VIC) - Soloist with the Royal Australian Navy Band

2014
January 13-18 (Melbourne, VIC) - Conductor and brass specialist at Melbourne Youth Music's Summer School
April 29 (Mornington Peninsula, VIC) - Soloist with the Royal Australian Navy Band
May 19-24 (Bloomington IN, USA) - Featured soloist at the 2014 International Tuba-Euphonium Conference (ITEC) including the world premiere of 'Euphoism' and 'Jackline' by Wayne Preusker, 'Concertino for Euphonium' by Martyn Hancock, 'Pantheism' by James Mustafa
July 6 (Melbourne, VIC) - Soloist with Box Hill City Band
July 9-12 (Sydney, NSW) - Performances at the Sydney International Brass Festival
September 8 (Mornington Peninsula, VIC) - Soloist with the Royal Australian Navy Band
September 14 (Melbourne, VIC) - Workshop and guest conductor with Victorian State Youth Brass Band
September 16 (Wonthaggi, VIC) - Soloist with the Royal Australian Navy Band
September 20 (Melbourne, VIC) - Guest soloist with Hawthorn Brass Band including the world premiere of 'Frantique' by Australian composer Wayne Preusker
September 27 (Mornington Peninsula, VIC) - Workshop with Chelsea Concert Band
October 17 (Melbourne, VIC) - Guest soloist with Monash University Wind Symphony including the world premiere of 'Encore Suite' by Australian Composer Brendan Collins
December 7 (Geelong, VIC) - Guest soloist with Geelong Concert Band