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Townsville, Queensland.
29 July to 07 August 2022
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Festival Artists

Festival Artists

Harp

Alice Giles

Alice Giles is supported by Ruth Stratton

Alice Giles AM is celebrated as one of the world’s leading harpists. First Prize winner of the 8th Israel International Harp Contest, she has performed extensively as guest artist at international festivals, soloist with orchestras, acclaimed recitalist and recording artist. She has given Master Classes in most of the major music institutions and is currently Lecturer at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music.  Regarded by Luciano Berio as the foremost interpreter of his Sequenza II; solo recitals include London’s Wigmore Hall, New York’s 92nd Street ‘Y’, Merkin Hall and Frankfurt Alte Oper. Alice was Artistic Director of the World Harp Congress Sydney 2014.​