Patrick's award-winning career combines a passion for music education with an impressive history as a cellist. He was a founding member of the Tankstream Quartet (now Australian String Quartet) who were the winners of the 2002 Osaka International Chamber Music Competition, the 2nd National Chamber Music Competition in Melbourne 2001, and third prize and audience prize at the 2003 Melbourne International Chamber Music Competition. He was also the cellist of the Grainger Quartet, the Whitely Trio and Nexus-2MBS Virtuosi and has toured with the Australian String Quartet. He has performed extensively with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra and the Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra. Patrick has toured throughout Europe, Japan and Canada, where he was an Artist in Residence at the Banff Centre for the Arts with the Halcyon Quartet. He is currently a member of the White Halo Ensemble and the Southern Cross Soloists, and directs the Chamber Strings program in the Sound Thinking Summer Music Program in Brisbane.

Featured projects Duration
White Halo Ensemble
School Ensemble
Translational Research in Creative Practice
Research Grant
Creative Collaboratorium
Research Grant

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