Angus Davison – SYO Orchestral Musicianship

Angus Davison is a composer and music educator based in Sydney. His music has been performed in Australia by groups including the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra and Ensemble Offspring, and has also been performed in Europe and the US. Critics have described his music as having ‘bright energy’ (Limelight), ‘considerable poignancy’ (The Mercury), and ‘a respect for sound in itself’ (Cut Common). His music often explores human relationships with nature, inviting listeners to deepen their fascination for the world around them.

Angus holds First Class Honours from the Sydney Conservatorium of Music where he is currently studying for his Masters on a full scholarship. He also teaches as the Conservatorium, tutoring classes in music theory and history. He has a long-running involvement with SYO, having been Operations Coordinator of the junior string program in 2017 and 2018 and is delighted to be part of the SYO Orchestral Musicianship team in 2021.