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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Sydney Conservatorium of Music and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Sydney Conservatorium of Music, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Sydney Conservatorium of Music include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Sydney Conservatorium of Music alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Sydney Conservatorium of Music are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Sydney Conservatorium of Music.

This is a list that features graduates like Joan Sutherland and Sir Malcolm Williamson.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Sydney Conservatorium of Music?” and “Which celebrities are Sydney Conservatorium of Music alumni?”

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Joan Sutherland is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Opera Singer, Dramatic colouratura Dame Joan Alston Sutherland OM, AC, DBE was an Australian dramatic coloratura soprano noted for her contribution to the renaissance of the bel canto repertoire from the late 1950s through to the ...more

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Charles Mackerras is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Conductor, Musician, Oboist Sir Alan Charles Maclaurin Mackerras, AC, CH, CBE was an Australian conductor. He was an authority on the operas of Janáček and Mozart, and the comic operas of Gilbert and Sullivan. He ...more

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Yvonne Kenny is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Opera Singer Yvonne Kenny AM is an Australian soprano, particularly associated with Handel and Mozart roles. Born in Sydney, she first studied at the University of Sydney in science, hoping to become a ...more

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Simone Young is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Conductor, Music Director Simone Margaret Young AM is an Australian conductor. She was born in Sydney, of Irish ancestry on her father's side and Croatian ancestry on her mother's side. Young was educated at the Monte ...more

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Richard Bonynge is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Conductor, Pianist Richard Alan Bonynge AC, CBE is an Australian conductor and pianist. He is the widower of Australian dramatic coloratura soprano Dame Joan Sutherland. Bonynge conducted virtually all of ...more

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Richard Tognetti is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Conductor, Film Score Composer, Composer Richard Leo Tognetti, AO is an Australian violinist, composer and conductor. He is currently Artistic Director and Leader of the Australian Chamber Orchestra and Artistic Director of the Maribor ...more

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Larry Sitsky is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Pianist, Music pedagogue, Composer Lazar Sitsky AM, usually referred to as Larry Sitsky, born 10 September 1934, is an Australian composer, pianist, and music educator and scholar. His long term legacy is still to be assessed, ...more

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Ron Grainer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Film Score Composer Ronald Erle "Ron" Grainer was an Australian composer who worked for most of his professional career in the United Kingdom. He is mostly remembered for his film and television music, ...more

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Sam Moran is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Musician, Actor, Singer Samuel Alexander Moran is an Australian entertainer best known for having been a member of the children's band The Wiggles. He was born in Sydney and raised in Wagga Wagga. He is the host of the ...more

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Tania Davis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Pianist, Actor, Violist Tania Davis is the first violinist of the British/Australian classical crossover string quartet bond. Originally the violist of the quartet, she became the first violinist of the group in 2008 ...more

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Matt Moffitt is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Matt Moffitt Musician, Singer-songwriter Matthew David Moffitt was an Australian singer-songwriter/guitarist, best known as the vocalist with rock band Matt Finish. From the late seventies until the mid-nineties, Matt Finish was one of ...more

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Ross Edwards is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Composer Ross Edwards is an Australian composer of a wide variety of music including orchestral and chamber music, choral music, children's music, opera and film music.

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Sir Malcolm Williamson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Film Score Composer, Pianist, Composer Malcolm Benjamin Graham Christopher Williamson, AO, CBE was an Australian composer. He was the Master of the Queen's Music from 1975 until his death.

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David Pereira is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
David Pereira David Pereira is an Australian classical cellist, considered one of the finest working today. He was Senior Lecturer in Cello at the Canberra School of Music from 1990 to 2008. He remains there ...more

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Jon Bannenberg is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Jon Bannenberg Jon Bannenberg was a yacht designer born in Australia, Bannenberg studied at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. In 1952 he moved to London and his career began to morph towards its final ...more

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Julian Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Julian Thomas Hamilton is a singer-songwriter and keyboardist, who, with band mate Kim Moyes, formed the electronica duo, The Presets in 2003. They have issued three studio albums, Beams, ...more

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Jade MacRae is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Jade MacRae Singer Jade Aurora MacRae is an Australian soul singer and the daughter of two professional New Zealand musicians who live in the United Kingdom. Her debut single "You Make Me Weak" debuted ...more

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Paul Mac is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Record producer, Musician, Singer-songwriter Paul Francis McDermott, who performs as Paul Mac, is an Australian electro-pop musician, singer-songwriter, producer and music re-mixer. He was classically trained at Sydney Conservatorium of ...more

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Dulcie Holland is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Dulcie Holland Dulcie Sybil Holland AM was an Australian composer and music educator. Best known for her contributions to music education through her energetic involvement with the Australian Music ...more

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Kim Moyes is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Record producer, Musician Australian musician and producer Kimberley "Kim" Isaac Moyes is one half of a Sydney-based electronica duo, The Presets. Moyes provides synthesizers and drums, as well as engineering, ...more

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Robert Cuckson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Robert Cuckson Robert Cuckson is an American composer and pianist. He emigrated to Australia in 1949, studied at the NSW State Conservatorium of Music, and gained a Diploma in piano in 1960. Cuckson followed ...more

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Phil Stack is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Phil Stack Phil Stack is the bassist and one of the founding members of the Australian band, Thirsty Merc. Born in 1977, Stack grew up with his three older sisters in the New South Wales city of Dubbo. ...more

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Matthew Shlomowitz is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Matthew Shlomowitz Matthew Shlomowitz is a composer of contemporary classical music. He was raised in Adelaide, Australia, and studied with Božidar Kos at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music and with Brian ...more

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Deborah Riedel is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Deborah Riedel Deborah Riedel was an Australian operatic soprano. Hers is generally regarded as one of the greatest voices ever produced in Australia. She died of cancer at the height of her career, at the age ...more

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Chris Willcock is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Chris Willcock Christopher Willcock is an Australian Jesuit priest and one of the most prolific and frequently published Catholic composers of liturgical music.

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Blair Joscelyne is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Musician, Composer Blair Joscelyne is a film composer.

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David Lumsdaine is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
David Lumsdaine David Newton Lumsdaine is an Australian composer. He studied at the New South Wales Conservatorium of Music. He moved to England in 1952 and for a while shared a flat with fellow expatriate, the ...more

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Jane Rutter is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Jane Rutter Flautist Jane Rutter is an Australian musician – a classical flautist who also crosses into jazz and pop. She has performed in the UK, Europe, the US, South-East Asia, the South Pacific, South America ...more

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Stephanie McCallum is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Stephanie McCallum Stephanie McCallum is a classical pianist. She has recorded works of Erik Satie, Ludwig van Beethoven, Charles-Valentin Alkan, Franz Liszt, Robert Schumann, Carl Maria von Weber, Albéric ...more

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Roger Woodward is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Roger Woodward AC OBE is an Australian classical concert pianist.

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Katia Tiutiunnik is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Katia Tiutiunnik Katia Tiutiunnik is an Australian violist, scholar and composer. She is of Russian, Ukrainian and Irish descent.

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Kathryn Selby is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Pianist Kathryn Selby AM is an Australian classical pianist. She is often known as Kathy Selby. She grew up in Sydney. She entered the Sydney Conservatorium of Music at the age of seven. She followed ...more

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Tim Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Tim Hopkins Tim Hopkins, is an Australian jazz musician who won the Australian National Jazz Award at the Wangaratta Festival of Jazz in 1993.

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Marcello Maio is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Alumni
Marcello Maio Marcello Maio is an Australian jazz pianist and composer. A student at Sydney Conservatorium of Music from 2003, Maio was the accordion player on the television variety show In Siberia Tonight, ...more