About Gordon Spearritt Memorial

Musicological Society of Australia (Queensland Chapter) Annual Lecture

The Musicological Society of Australia (Queensland Chapter), in association with Musica Viva and The University of Queensland, commemorate the life of Dr Gordon Spearritt AM (1925 - 2016). 

Gordon Spearritt was an influential and highly regarded Queensland musician, scholar, and music educator. His lifelong contribution to music education, and music organisations in Queensland is unparalleled. His service to the community has been recognised with numerous awards, including a Member of the Order of Australia for services to music.

In this memorial event the Musicological Society of Australia (Queensland Chapter) dedicates its 2016 annual seminar to commemorating the life of Gordon Spearritt. On the program is a performance from the UQ Chamber Singers directed by Mr Graeme Morton, followed by a lecture from distinguished ethnomusicologist Professor Richard Moyle

To attend, please RSVP here

Please contact concerts@uq.edu.au for more information.

See also: Vale Gordon Spearritt, 1925-2016

Presented in association with, 

Musicological Society of Australia (Queensland)The University of QueenslandMusica Viva





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