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Place of Birth... Oslo
Education... Bachelor at the Norwegian Academy of Music 2002-2006, Master at the

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Background... I was born in Perth. I finished my BMus (Hons) at UWA in 2005 and from 2007-09 completed a MMus at UWA, specialising in baroque cello.

Most memorable performance... Performing the Lalo Cello Concerto with the WA Youth Orchestra in 2003.

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I was born in Kaitaia, New Zealand. I completed a BA in music performance in Adelaide, followed by studies at the Kuenstlerische Reifeprufung in Cologne and a MMus at UWA.

Most memorable performance... This would have to be the first large outdoor orchestral concert I ever did. It was near a small town called...

Background... I am also from Perth. After completing my BMus (Hons) at UWA in 2006 I went to the Australian National Academy of Music in Melbourne for three years. For the first half of 2010 I was an ANAM Fellow and am currently mid-way through a MMus at Yale University in the United States.

Most memorable performance... Without a doubt, performing the Lindberg Clarinet Concerto with the ANAM Orchestra and Brett Dean. It was such a thrill to perform one of my favourite works for the...

Pianists like the Norwegian Aksel Kolstad host shows that fuse stand-up comedy with classical concerts. Irina Vasilieva, a Russian-born pianist based in Australia, frequently organizes Cappuccino Café concerts in libraries and art galleries in Perth.

..... Even for conservatory-trained musicians, it is hard to find a full-time job, so young musicians are making up their own business plans, figuring out ways to incorporate their love of music with their social media skills and the entrepreneurial start-up/pop-up mentality that is second nature to millennials.

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