Susie Bishop

Susie Bishop is a versatile multi-instrumentalist and vocalist.

She completed her Masters in Music at the Royal Northern College of Music in 2010, majoring in Opera. In 2019 she was an associate artist with Pacific Opera and in 2020 she was recipient of the Prue Kennard scholarship for opera. Her professional career spans classical, world, jazz and folk with both violin and voice. Her current projects include world fusion sextet Chaika and her song-writing duo collaborating with her sister, Laura. She has guested with Monsieur Camembert, Miriam Liebermann, The Marais Project, the Song Company and numerous other high-profile artists.

Compositions by Susie Bishop appear on

Australian Monody

The Marais Project is joined by international countertenor, Russell Harcourt, in a brilliant collection of largely Australian songs and instrumental works exploring light and darkness, love and loss.

Performer: violin

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FIKA is the latest recording from crossover ensemble Elysian Fields: beautiful music that plays and sings to the gathering of friends with food and fine conversation!

Performer: Violin

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Elysian Fields is Australia’s only electric viola da gamba band, heralding the creation of a new and unique musical voice. Elysian Fields is the brainchild of viola da gambist, Jenny Eriksson, and leading jazz musicians, Matt Keegan, saxophones, and Matt McMahon, piano.

Performer: Vocal