Queensland Conservatorium farewells Professor Peter Roennfeldt

At the end of this year, Professor Peter Roennfeldt will retire from Griffith University’s Queensland Conservatorium of Music after three decades. Peter served in executive roles for much of his tenure, including seven years as Director. An avid local history buff, Peter wrote the history of the Conservatorium, covering the first 50 years from 1957 to 2007, published as Northern Lyrebird. Professor Roennfeldt has performed  as a pianist, harpisochordist and choral conductor for over 40 years and is a former president of the National Council of Tertiary Music Schools and the Australian National Choral Association.