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Mr

Derek Jones

Senior Lecturer In Music (Woodwind)
Melbourne Conservatorium Of Music
Investigating the creative zone in musically performance
microbiology
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
australian music
bacteria
molecular sequence data
dna, bacterial
rna, ribosomal, 16s
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Mr

Derek Jones

 
Division
Fine Arts And Music
 
Primary Interest
New improvised and composed music...recorded to CD "Sun Down Moon Up"
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Mr

Derek Jones

 

Derek Jones has enjoyed an extensive performing career throughout Australia, Europe USA, and Asia. His performing career includes solo performances with the Melbourne Symphony, The Australian Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra Victoria and the Sydney Symphony Orchestra, the latter involving solo appearances in Carnegie Hall, New York.

Derek has toured Europe and Asia with recital performances in Manchester, Dublin, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Italy. He has also performed as soloist for ABC Radio in live broadcasts and has recorded recitals for ABC Classic FM. Derek has released his CD Sun Down Moon Up, in 2008, a collection of his own compositions and improvisations. He has also released CDs with the Australian recording label MOVE. His career includes principal flute positions with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra, the Australian Philharmonic Orchestra; Orchestra Victoria. Derek has been invited to audition for principal flute positions in Europe. He has made guest teaching appearances at the Paris Conservatoire, the Geneva Conservatoire, Trento Conservatoire, The Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester The Royal Irish Academy of Music, Dublin, Boston University, The Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts, and the Taiwan Flute School. Derek is currently Head of Woodwind at the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music, University of Melbourne, Australia.

Scholarly Works

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

1985

French Government Scholarship- 12 months

Alliance Francais

1982

ABC Concerto Competition

1980

German government Scholarship -12 months

DAAD

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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Senior Lecturer In Music (Woodwind)

Melbourne Conservatorium Of Music

Principal Flute

Australian Pops Orchestra

Associate Principal Flute And Guest Principal Flute

Sydney Symphony Orchestra

Associate Principal Flute And Guest Principal Flute

Orchestra Victoria

Education


Post Graduate Diploma in Music Performance

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Arts in Music

Victorian College of the Arts