Mid 1989 was the only time I ever made an appointment with the school counsellor. I was in a slight panic just a few weeks out from making a decision about what subjects I was going to take… With the fortunate exception of my rather wonderful family, nobody thought music was a good idea.
Award winning Sydney based musician Sally Whitwell maintains a busy career as performer, conductor, composer and educator. Sally has two ARIA Award winning and four ARIA nominated albums to her name. Mad Rush: Solo Piano Music of Philip Glass, The Good, the Bad and the Awkward, All Imperfect Things; solo piano music of Michael Nyman and I was flying, a collection of her own compositions in the art song, choral and chamber music genresSally is regular accompanist for Gondwana Choirs, and is currently concentrating on her composition projects, with upcoming premiered by Acacia Quartet, The Hunter Singers and a collaborative work Seven Stories for Ensemble Offspring.
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