Meg Burstow is a classically trained jazz pianist, composer, bandleader, and educator. Currently based in Brisbane, she holds a Bachelor of Music (Performance) with Distinction from the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University, where she was also the recipient of the Conservatorium Medal (2018), the Sid SJ Bromley Jazz Award for Outstanding Student (2017), the Victoria Chalmers Education Award (2014), and the Sir Samuel Griffith Scholarship.
Her work as a composer and songwriter of jazz and pop fusion blends harmonic complexity with catchy, appealing melodies, and is a reflection of her personality and musical style. Meg was a featured composer and performer at the 2019 Women of Noise International Women’s Day concert at the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University. Her original music is available now on YouTube and SoundCloud. [Tickets for her next public performance as a composer can be purchased here.]
Meg was also recently engaged as the Musical Director Mentee for the 2019 Women in Voice production at the Brisbane Powerhouse.