Guest Artists

Dean Newcomb Clarinet Dean Newcomb

Dean Newcomb is currently the Principal Clarinettist with the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, a position he has held since 2008. He began studying the clarinet at the age of 9 and was awarded his AMusA at the age of 15.  Dean has performed as guest Principal Clarinet with various orchestras in Australia and overseas inclu...

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Tianyou Ma Violin Tianyou Ma

Tianyou Ma was born in 2000 in ShenZhen China. He has been studying with PingXing Li form the age of 3 until 7 in TianJing, where his grandma can take care of him. By the time he was 7 him and his grandma had all moved back to ShenZhen. In ShenZhen, SongYang Li was his next teacher until the age of 9, where Tianyou and...

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Luke Dollman Conductor Luke Dollman

Luke Dollman is one of the leading conductors to have emerged from Australia, having worked with numerous orchestras and opera houses from around the world. Orchestras he has worked with include the London Philharmonic, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Netherlands Radio Philharmonic,...

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Teresa La Rocca Soprano Teresa La Rocca

Teresa La Rocca completed a drama and music degree at Adelaide University.She was a finalist in the ABC’s Young Performers’ Award and went on to win the State Opera Aria, the Herald-Sun Aria and the Metropolitan Opera Awards.Her roles for State Opera of South Australia (SOSA) include: Norina/Don Pasquale, Parasha in St...

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Emma Woehle Mezzo-Soprano Emma Woehle

Emma has had extensive experience as an opera and concert performer. She has graced the stage not only in Australia but also in London, Germany, Sweden, China and Japan. Her extensive career of over 20 years has been filled with various roles, including the title role of Tancredi in the Australian premiere of the Rossi...

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Robert Macfarlane Tenor Robert Macfarlane

Robert Macfarlane, obtained his Bachelor of Music degree with Honors in Vocal Performance from the Elder Conservatorium in Adelaide. He subsequently studied Opera Singing at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater (HMT) Leipzig ‘Felix Mendelssohn-Bartoldy’ with Professor Dr. Jeanette Favaro-Reuter, as recipient of the pre...

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Pelham Andrews Bass Pelham Andrews

Australian Bass, Pelham Andrews, trained in the UK, Germany and Australia, and has worked with Opera Australia, State Opera of South Australia, Victorian Opera, English National Opera and numerous other companies. He has performed repertoire which includes Timur (Turandot), Sparafucile (Rigoletto), Lodovico (Otello), P...

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Big Sing McLaren Vale Chorus Big Sing McLaren Vale

Since 2017, Big Sing McLaren Vale has provided a platform for choristers to join a massed choir to sing the best loved classical choral works with a symphony orchestra and professional soloists. Big Sing McLaren Vale was created by the team behind the successful McLaren Region Community Carols for many years. The first...

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Eve McMillan Presenter and Vocalist Eve McMillan

Described as energetic, engaging, fun, and creative, Eve is a multi-talented South Australian artist. She is a member of the Just Add Music band taking music into schools around South Australia but you might have also seen her singing, dancing and acting in shows such as Phantom of the Opera or Cats. Along with her for...

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