is a third-year Music/Science double degree student at the Australian National University, currently in the final year of his BMus, who aims to commence a Masters in Education at the University of Canberra in 2014. Leonard works part-time in the Music Department at the Canberra Grammar School, and also does regular website work for Bullseye Graphics.
Leonard is an avid composer, conductor and performer. This allows him to lead an active musial life in the Canberra community; he is the Director and Conductor of the Echo Voices Community Choir, the Assistant Director and Conductor of the Maruki Community Orchestra, and has also been Director and Conductor of the Musica da Camera String Orchestra for two concert series'. He also conducts and performs in other ensembles. Leonard has recently begun learning the carillon with the Carillon Society of Australia.
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I am writing the score to an upcoming short film, Unknown Origins, to be entered into the Canberra Short Film Festival in 2013. This will be the second time I have scored a short film for a city-wide contest, after Conveyance (2008).
Pieces that have got stuck in my head recently: