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Artist Biography

Geoffrey Badger

Geoffrey Badger

Geoffrey Badger currently lives in Bega. He has been involved in choral music all his life: singing, conducting and composing for a variety of adult and children's choirs. Having studied cello and piano he became interested in music pedagogy and worked in the Kodaly-based Music Education Program at the Canberra School of Music.

He is a widely experienced teacher of music in both primary and secondary schools, privately and in other community based music programs. He is the founder/director of the Bega based Heartsong sacred music choir, and is currently the conductor of the Bega Chamber Orchestra and the Bega Valley Children's Choir.

He has recently collaborated with Lee Pemberton (AD of fLing Physical Theatre) to compose the music for two large works: Canon (2005) and Awake (2008).

see a list of artists that have performed at previous Four Winds