Artist Development

Alumni

Since 1997, Symphony Australia has played an important role in nourishing the talented pool of young conductors in Australia and has supported graduates to build substantial careers both here and overseas.

Graduates of the program include Benjamin Northey, Nicholas Carter, Luke Dollman and Nicholas Milton. Graduates of the program regularly conduct the Australian symphony orchestras.

Matthew Coorey

Participant: 1999 – 2001
www.matthewcoorey.com

Nicholas Carter

Participant: 2005,
2007 – 2008 & 2010
Agent: Graham Pushee,
Arts Management
www.artsmanagement.com.au

Daniel Carter

Participant: 2010 – 2012
Agent: Graham Pushee,
Arts Management
www.artsmanagement.com.au

Sarah-Grace Williams

Participant: 2004 -2007
& 2009 – 2010
www.sarahgracewilliams.com

Dane Lam

Participant: 2002 – 2009
Agent: Robert Gidder & Co
www.robertgilder.co
www.danelam.net

Reuben Blundell

Participant: 2001, 2002 & 2008
reubenblundell@gmail.com
www.huntersymphony.org

Paul Fitzsimon

Participant: 2003 – 2007
Agent: Ms Alex Robertson-Jervis,
Diva Management
alex@divamanagement.com.au
www.paulfitzsimon.com
pianofitzy@hotmail.com

Ollivier-Philippe Cuneo

Participant: 2000 – 2005
cuneoop@hotmail.com
Agent: Graham Pushee,
Arts Management
graham@artsmanagement.com.au
www.ollivierphilippecuneo.com

Matthew Wood

Participant: 2000 – 2003
matthew@matthewwood.org
www.matthewwood.org
Athole Still International
Artists Management
www.atholestill.com

Benjamin Northey

Nelly Apt Scholarship 2001
Young Conductor of the Year 2001
Participant: 2001 – 2002
www.benjaminnorthey.com
Agent: Phillip Moore,
Patrick Togher Artists Management
philip@patricktogher.com

Luke Dollman

Nelly Apt Scholarship 1998
Young Conductor of the Year 2000
Participant: 1998 – 2000
ldollman@hotmail.com
www.lukedollman.com
Agent: Arts Management,
Copenhagen Artists, Fazer, CLB

Kynan Johns

Participant: 1996 – 1997 & 1999
Nelly Apt Scholarship 1996 Australia
kynan@kynanjohns.com
www.kynanjohns.com
Agent: Erich Seitter (Vienna),
Interartists (Amsterdam),
Arts Management (Australia)

Simon Hewett

Participant: 1995, 1997
www.simon-hewett.com
Agency: Graham Pushee,
Arts Management
graham@artsmanagement.com.au

Leif Sundstrup

1996 Young Conductor of the Year
Participant: 1994 – 1996
Email: leifsundstrup@live.com