David Barnard


FM Broadcast: 10/03/2019 4:00 pm

10/03/2019 4:00 pm

Digital Broadcast: 10/03/2019 4:00 pm

10/03/2019 4:00 pm

On Reflections


David Barnard is an acclaimed pianist and teacher. He graduated at the age of eighteen from the Flinders Street School of Music in Adelaide, then worked in the UK for thirteen years, where he established a career as a collaborative artist and opera repetiteur. He was engaged in many projects, supporting community involvement in music and encouraging young people to learn. He returned to Australia to work at the State Opera of South Australia then moved to Melbourne to teach at both Melbourne and Monash universities. In 2019 David will embark on a new adventure in his career.  In Reflections David talks to Kiera Stevens about his experiences in the UK and in Australia and shares his commitment to the value of giving back to society through music.  You can hear their conversation at 4pm Sunday 10 March, repeated 3pm Friday 15 March.