Panel discussion: Preparing your students to be the next generations of musical leaders chaired by Stefanie Smith
6th Oct 2018 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Warwick Potter is Director of Performance and Engagement at the School of Music, The University of Queensland. He has conducted the Adelaide, Canberra, Darwin, Queensland (QSO), Tasmanian, West Australian Symphony Orchestras (WASO) and Camerata of St. John’s across a range of portfolios. In the education sector, he has conducted the Queensland Youth Symphony, QYO Wind Symphony, Young Conservatorium Symphony Orchestra (Brisbane), and the Great Public Schools Symphony Orchestra. He has commissioned multiple world premieres from Brisbane-based composers in recent years. Warwick was responsible for the technical part of the Australian Music Examinations Board’s (AMEB) bassoon syllabus released in 2011. He has also been a consultant to Education Queensland. Warwick completed a PhD in Music Performance in 2015. His remaining 2018 concerts include conducting the UQ Symphony Orchestra in a performance of Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 10 (October 21) at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre.