Magdalena Kruszyńska

  • Magdalena has had an extensive carrier as a soloist and professional chamber and orchestral musician . She has played in symphonic and opera orchestras and has also been a successful violin and viola teacher both in Australia and overseas.

  • In 1982 she entered Stanislaw Moniuszko Academy of Music in Gdansk, Poland with High Distinction being first of all the candidates . In 1988 she has completed her Master of Arts degree at the Faculty of Instrumental Studies, specialising in violin/viola.

  • In 1982 and 1983 she participated in The International Master Interpretation and Pedagogical Courses in Lancut, Poland which hosted the most renowned violinist and violin teachers from around the world at the time .

  • Magdalena has over 30 years of professional experience in performing in professional symphonic, opera and chamber orchestras in Australia and overseas including Sydney Symphony Orchestra and Western Australia Symphony Orchestra.

  • Since 1994, Magdalena has been a permanent member and guest Principal Viola in The Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra (AOBO) , and its successor the Opera Australia Orchestra (OAO), as part of The Opera Australia in Sydney.

Aisha Goodman

  • Aisha is studying a Bachelor of Music (Performance) degree at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music studying the viola with Roger Benedict.

  • She is a scholarship recipient of the Greenberg-Gurney-Jensen Fund at the Sydney Conservatorium.

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  • She has held the position as Principal Violist of the Sydney Youth Orchestra and is involved in Australian Youth Orchestra programs. Through her orchestral programs she has been given opportunities to perform and undertake masterclasses overseas on music tours across Europe and Asia.

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  • Alongside of her classical experience, she has also performed for events such as Firefight Australia 2019 at ANZ stadium, Bulgari, The Voice and performed with artists such as Michael Buble, Delta Goodrem, Guy Sebastian, Jessica Mauboy.

Marek Kruszyński

  • Marek has had an extensive career as a soloist and professional chamber and orchestral musician. He has played in symphonic and opera orchestras and has also been a successful violin teacher both in Australia and overseas.

  • In 1989 Marek completed with High Distinction his Master of Arts degree at the Faculty of Instrumental Studies, specialising in violin at the Stanislaw Moniuszko Academy of Music in Gdansk, Poland.

  • In 1982 and 1983 he participated in The International Master Interpretation and Pedagogical Courses in Lancut, Poland which hosted the most renowned violinist and violin teachers from around the world at the time. 

  • Marek publicly performed as a soloist for the first time with a State Philharmonic Orchestra in Koszalin at the age of 9. He is a winner of the First and the Third Prizes of Violin State Competitions in Poland. 

  • Marek has over 30  years of professional experience in performing in professional symphonic, opera, and chamber orchestras in Australia and overseas including Sydney Symphony Orchestra and Western Australia Symphony Orchestra. 

  • Since 1994, Marek has been a permanent member and guest Concertmaster in The Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra-AOBO, and its successor Opera Australia Orchestra (OAO ), as part of Opera Australia.