Meg Burstow is a versatile Brisbane-based pianist who enjoys a diverse career as a performer, accompanist, and educator.
A graduate of the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University where she studied both Classical and Jazz Piano, Meg was the 2018 recipient of the prestigious Conservatorium Medal, as well as the Sid SJ Bromley Jazz Award for Outstanding Student, the Victoria Chalmers Education Award, and the Sir Samuel Griffith Scholarship.
Meg has extensive experience performing for weddings and corporate events, and is available for booking as a soloist, duo, or larger group. Past clients have included QANTAS, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Griffith University, and the Queensland Government.
As a freelance musician, she is a capable player in a broad range of styles like jazz, blues, salsa, and pop. Current projects include 10-piece salsa band Salseros, Indian fusion artist Menaka, and Americana blues guitarist Nate Sapian.
As a pianist and Musical Director for musical theatre, Meg is looking forward to playing for several productions in 2021. These include Lesbian Love Stories at the Brisbane Powerhouse on 22 May, and Women in Voice also at the Brisbane Powerhouse on 11-12 June.
Meg is also an experienced accompanist for both soloists and choirs, and is available to play for AMEB exams, auditions, and school concerts.