Graeme Press

Internationally known conductor, arranger, orchestrator and pianist, Graeme returns to QBE Carols by Candlelight for the second year as Music Director.

 Graeme is arguably best known as the Music Director for “Woolworth’s Carols In The Domain”. He has held that position since 2009 following seven years as the choral director for this same event. Some of the artists he has worked with include: Josh Groban, Engelbert Humperdinck, Katherine Jenkins, Leo Sayer, Jessica Mauboy, Kate Ceberano, Doug Parkinson, Lee Kernaghan, Troy Cassar-Daly, Dami Im plus more.

 He has performed in a number of sell-out tours with THE SEEKERS as the Music Director, keyboardist and arranger for their 50th Golden celebration tours in Australia, UK and NZ.

Graeme is also the MD for Andre Rieu's Australian soprano MIRUSIA, when she travels on her popular solo tours,and has recently concluded four European Tours and an extended Australian tour in 2017, producing and arranging many 'live' CDs, two exquisite live DVDs, and two studio recordings.

 With a Music Education background Graeme was the Head of Music at a private Secondary college for 13 years.  During this time he was, and continues to be, in great demand as a conductor, composer, arranger and clinician. He has over 50 choral works and instrumental arrangements published in USA, UK and in Australia.

 “Graeme's reputation as a director, arranger and visionary extends across the globe, leading to many invitations to lead vocal and instrumental workshops or concerts or both.”

He resides in Sydney and If you ever have the opportunity to meet and talk with Graeme, the first thing you will notice is that he is a charming, warm, friendly and, above all, a most humble man.