School of Music

Research Seminar Series

Alessandro Pittorino - Organ


Tunley Lecture Theatre

Free entry - all welcome 

A free weekly seminar series, with presenters from within UWA and from the wider community.

Semester 1 2017

All seminars are held on Tuesdays, commencing at 5.00pm in the Tunley Lecture Theatre.

01 Aug  - Euphina Yap (Honours presentation): Percussion in research and performance

08 Aug  - David Tunley: Unravelling the mystery of the French lyrical style in the Baroque period

15 Aug  - Claire Stokes

22 Aug  - Raymond Yong; Gaby Gunders 

29 Aug  - Joan Pietersen; Scott Collinson 

05 Sept - Bronwen Ackerman: Educating the Musical Athlete

12 Sept - Stephen Benfall: The compositions of John Exton & Steven Armstrong

19 Sept - Philip Shields; Lucas O’Brien  

03 Oct   - Reverend Dr John Shepherd

10 Oct   - Jonathan Fitzgerald Nullifying an icon: Reginald Smith Brindle’s revision of Polifemo de Oro 

17 Oct   - Honours Final Presentations 1

24 Oct   - Honours Final Presentations 2

31 Oct   - Honours Final Presentations 3

Full session details are available below.

Dr Richard Mills AM2017 Callaway Lecture

Presented in association with West Australian Opera

Dr Richard Mills AM

Opera in the mirror of history, excite or extinguish

The lecture will explore contemporary possibilities for the artform of opera, via an analysis of the origins of the artform and an inspection of a sequence of transformatory moments in its history. 

Time and date

  • Thursday 7 September 2017, 6pm