Dr Warwick Potter

Dr. Warwick Potter is Convenor, Bachelor of Music (Honours) at the School of Music, The University of Queensland (UQ). 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 orchestral portfolios. 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. As a bassoonist, he has played for the Australian Chamber Orchestra, QSO and WASO within Australia, the latter two orchestras as Guest Principal.

Future 2019 engagements will included conference presentations in Brisbane and Perth, as well as conducting Rachmaninov’s Symphony No. 2, Beethoven’s Symphony No. 6, Copland’s Rodeo, Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue, and Bernstein’s Chichester Psalms with ensembles as diverse as the Australian Doctors’ Orchestra, UQ Symphony Orchestra, and the Northern Rivers Symphony Orchestra.

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