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PhD student in Music wins Arts Faculty Three Minute Thesis competition

PhD student in Music wins Arts Faculty Three Minute Thesis competition

PhD student at the Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music, Ian Parsons recently won the Arts Faculty Three Minute Thesis competition for his pitch of a Lacanian analysis of Karlheinz Stockhausen's 7-day opera cycle

30 July, 2018
Serena Cheung, master of the strings

Serena Cheung, master of the strings

Serena Cheung, a recent Bachelor of Music graduate, started playing violin at age four after seeing her older brother play. The allure of the sleek

6 July, 2018
Monash University news

Take me to Spain – Adjunct Professor John Whiteoak contracted for a new book

Adjunct Professor John Whiteaok from the Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music has been contracted for a new book, Take Me to Spain: Australian Imaginings of Spain through Music and Dance, 1820s–1970s.

9 March, 2018
Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music welcomes two new appointments

Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music welcomes two new appointments

The Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music welcomes two new lecturers, Roman Ponomariov and Samuel Ekkehardt Dunscombe, who will lead the classical woodwind and brass students.

6 March, 2018
James Zong plays Carnegie Hall

James Zong plays Carnegie Hall

James Zong is a classical pianist studying a Bachelor of Music / Bachelor of Laws double degree which allows him to combine the expertise, skills and knowledge of a law degree with training in the entertainment and music industries. He recently

31 January, 2018
Monash University news

Monash ethnomusicology Adjunct Research Fellow wins major award

Dr Salvatore Rossano, an adjunct research fellow in ethnomusicology and musicology in the Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music, has been awarded the 2018 National Folk Fellowship.

12 December, 2017
New book published by Monash musicologist Dr Paul Watt

New book published by Monash musicologist Dr Paul Watt

Dr Paul Watt’s new book, The Regulation and Reform of Music Criticism in Nineteenth-Century England, is published today.The book examines the ways in which music journalism was professionalised in England in the nineteenth century and the

29 November, 2017
Monash graduates take top honours at National Jazz Awards

Monash graduates take top honours at National Jazz Awards

Melbourne trombonist James Macaulay has taken out top honours at the 2017 National Jazz Awards, with trumpeter Niran Dasika as runner up. Both are graduates of the Sir Zelman Cohen School of Music. Current student,

28 November, 2017

Clarinet Mega Day Returns in 2017!

The Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music at Monash University invites all clarinet players to the fifth annual Clarinet Mega Day. Come along for a day of all things clarinet!

5 September, 2017