Remarkable music students win Conservatorium Medal

Two remarkable students are following a long line of musical luminaries by winning the prestigious Queensland Conservatorium Medal for Excellence.
Violinist Kate Worley and pianist Crystal Smith were presented with the medals in front of a packed house at the opening concert of the Queensland Conservatorium orchestral season.
Queensland Conservatorium Director Professor Scott Harrison said the Medal for Excellence recognised truly outstanding students who had achieved academic success and contributed more widely to the Conservatorium.
“These medals are an institution at the Queensland Conservatorium,” he said.
“They were first awarded in 1978 and past winners include internationally acclaimed musicians like Piers Lane, Brett Dean and Jayson Gillham.
“The medals not only recognise academic excellence, but reward students who go above and beyond.
“Kate and Crystal are not only amazing musicians, but they have demonstrated great leadership, and used their talents to give back to the Conservatorium and the wider community.”
Kate graduated from the Bachelor of Music

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