Biography

Angus Wilson is an in-demand freelance percussionist performing in a wide range of styles and genres with a focus on new music and collaboration. He is a member of ‘Kupkas Piano’, a Brisbane based contemporary music ensemble. Angus holds a Master of Music from the Queensland Conservatorium of Music, Griffith University.

Angus is a casual member of the Queensland Symphony Orchestra and has also performed with the Hamburg Philharmonic Orchestra, Ensemble Offspring, ELISION ensemble, MakeShift Dance Collective, eighth blackbird, Kroumata Percussion, Claire Edwardes, Lisa Moore, and Ba Da Boom Percussion. Festival Appearances include; Brisbane Festival, Crossbows, John Cage in US, Brisbane Emerging Arts Festival, QSOCurrent, Australian Computer Music Conference, and the Darmstadt Summer Courses for New Music 2014.

Angus holds percussion tutor positions at Loreto College, St Rita’s College and the Young Conservatorium, Griffith University. His principal teachers have included David Montgomery, Vanessa Tomlinson and Peter Neville.AW crotales.jpg

Percussionist