Shaun Dorney

Shaun Dorney

As Director of the Brisbane Regional Youth Orchestra (BRYO) Shaun has been musical director for various music camps and festivals across the nation and is Co-Director of Music for the McGregor Summer School at the University of Southern Queensland. He has adjudicated at many eisteddfods and was program consultant and assistant Musical Director for the Brisbane Festival’s highly successful What a Classic! And all that Jazz! series with Tommy Tycho and 500 musicians. Shaun was National President of ABODA(2007)- the Australian Band and Orchestra Directors Association, which is aimed at furthering the skills of Australia’s conductors.

Shaun is also Music Co-ordinator for the Logan-Beaudesert District, Education Queensland, organising instrumental music camps, festivals and functions catering for in excess of 4,200 students annually in over 55 schools and providing professional development and support to Primary and Secondary Music Teachers and Instrumental Music Instructors. An Instrumental Music Instructor in brass, woodwind and percussion, Shaun is touring Japan with the 35 piece Logan Youth Music Exchange Orchestra for a series of concerts. He has been Musical Director for many stage productions, and has toured Japan, China, Taiwan, Hawaii, and New Zealand and numerous parts of Australia with school and community bands and orchestras.

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