List of notable or famous pianists from Australia, with bios and photos, including the top pianists born in Australia and even some popular pianists who immigrated to Australia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Australian pianists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These pianists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known pianist from Australia is included when available.
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This historic pianists from Australia list can help answer the questions "Who are some Australian pianists of note?" and "Who are the most famous pianists from Australia?" These prominent pianists of Australia may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Australian pianists.Use this list of renowned Australian pianists to discover some new pianists that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (15 items)
Alyce Steele was a pianist. ...more on Wikipedia
Arthur Leslie Benjamin was an Australian composer, pianist, conductor and teacher. He is best known as the composer of Jamaican Rumba, composed in 1938. ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 67 (1893-1960)
Birthplace: Sydney, Australiasee more on Arthur Benjamin
Bob Sedergreen is a renowned Australian jazz pianist. Sedergreen has had a long and distinguished career as a performer, bandleader and educator. He has collaborated with leading Australian artists, including John Sangster, Don Burrows, and Brian Brown, and supported some of the biggest names in jazz, including Nat Adderley, Dizzy Gillespie and Milt Jackson. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Australiasee more on Bob Sedergreen
Geoffrey Lancaster AM is an Australian classical pianist and conductor. Born in Sydney, he was raised in Dubbo, New South Wales before moving to Canberra. He attended the Canberra School of Music where he studied piano with Larry Sitsky. He also studied at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, graduating with a Doctor of Philosophy, and also completed a Masters degree at the University of Tasmania. In 1984, he moved to Amsterdam to study fortepiano with Stanley Hoogland at the Royal Conservatory of The Hague. In 1996 he was a professor at the Royal College of Music in London, following which he worked at the School of Music at the University of Western Australia. He was on the faculty of the ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Sydney, Australiasee more on Geoffrey Lancaster