Kathryn Selby, AM in Australia Day Honours List

 

Kathryn Selby awarded AM this Australia Day!
On Australia Day, 26th January 2013,
Kathryn Selby was appointed to the
Order of Australia as a Member of the
Order (AM) for significant service to the
arts as a concert pianist and performer of
chamber music.
Appointments to the Order of Australia
are awarded in recognition for
outstanding achievement and service. To
be considered for an appointment to the
Order of Australia, individuals must be
nominated by a member of the public,
and then a 19 member Council for the
Order of Australia considers the
nominations and makes
recommendations directly to the
Governor‐General.
Kathryn Selby is the Founder, Pianist and Artistic Director of the chamber music concert
series Selby & Friends, now in its seventh year. She has had a long and prominent career as a
performer in Australia and internationally both as a soloist and in chamber music ensembles
The Macquarie Trio and TRIOZ, and is the recipient of both the prestigious Churchill and
Australia Council Fellowships.
Selby has won prizes at the Van Cliburn Competition, the William Kapell Competition, the
Bruce Hungerford Memorial award in New York and the Young Concert Artists Competition
in New York, as well as the Ferruccio Busoni Competition giving her a debut at the Carnegie
Recital Hall.
Kathryn Selby has performed with the American Chamber Orchestra and was a founding
member of the Philadelphia Orchestra Chamber Group. Those she has been guest artist with
include the Philadelphia Orchestra, Boston Pops Orchestra, Cincinnati, Indianapolis,
Pittsburgh, Saint Louis, San Francisco Philharmonic, Hartford Chamber Orchestra, the ACO,
and the Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra, and West Australian Symphony Orchestras.
She has performed at the Athens, Spoleto, Caramoor, Aspen, Marlboro, Sydney Mozart and
Sydney Festivals. Kathryn Selby is a popular teacher, both privately and in public
masterclasses and schools around the country.
‐ END ‐
For more information or interviews contact:
Jacky Andrews
jacky@jaacomms.com
0421779625
Kate Mazoudier,
k.mazoudier@gmail.com
0403 497 424
www.selbyandfriends.com.au

Kathryn Selby awarded AM this Australia Day!

On Australia Day, 26th January 2013, Kathryn Selby was appointed to the Order of Australia as a Member of the Order (AM) for significant service to the arts as a concert pianist and performer of chamber music.

Appointments to the Order of Australia are awarded in recognition for outstanding achievement and service. To be considered for an appointment to the Order of Australia, individuals must be nominated by a member of the public, and then a 19 member Council for the Order of Australia considers the nominations and makes
recommendations directly to the Governor‐General.

Kathryn Selby is the Founder, Pianist and Artistic Director of the chamber music concert series Selby & Friends, now in its seventh year. She has had a long and prominent career as a performer in Australia and internationally both as a soloist and in chamber music ensembles The Macquarie Trio and TRIOZ, and is the recipient of both the prestigious Churchill and Australia Council Fellowships.

Selby has won prizes at the Van Cliburn Competition, the William Kapell Competition, the Bruce Hungerford Memorial award in New York and the Young Concert Artists Competition in New York, as well as the Ferruccio Busoni Competition giving her a debut at the Carnegie Recital Hall.

Kathryn Selby has performed with the American Chamber Orchestra and was a founding member of the Philadelphia Orchestra Chamber Group. Those she has been guest artist with include the Philadelphia Orchestra, Boston Pops Orchestra, Cincinnati, Indianapolis, Pittsburgh, Saint Louis, San Francisco Philharmonic, Hartford Chamber Orchestra, the ACO, and the Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra, and West Australian Symphony Orchestras. She has performed at the Athens, Spoleto, Caramoor, Aspen, Marlboro, Sydney Mozart and Sydney Festivals. Kathryn Selby is a popular teacher, both privately and in public masterclasses and schools around the country.
For more information or interviews contact:
Jacky Andrews
jacky@jaacomms.com
0421779625
Kate Mazoudier,
k.mazoudier@gmail.com
0403 497 424
www.selbyandfriends.com.au
Articles and Interviews