We’re excited to announce that Rob Latham will be judging the following AUSACA events in 2019:
Rob is an established performer known for his versatility across a variety of genres including classical, opera, rock, pop and a cappella. He has been involved with many different performing groups, such as Australia’s #1 male a cappella group, Suade. His recent solo performances include Beethoven’s famous “Ode to Joy” with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra at Hamer Hall (2019).
Rob tutors singing and runs choral and jazz ensembles at St Bernard’s College Essendon, and continues into his fifth year as Head of Voice at the Victorian State Schools Spectacular. This sees him coaching hundreds of young singers in all genres, as well as choral adaptations of popular songs, and works closely with Music Director, Mr. Chong Lim AM.
Rob has regularly guest conducted community choirs, adjudicated choral and a cappella competitions, featuring as backing vocalist on various recording projects and freelancing as a voiceover artist. He also assisted in the development of the AMEB’s new Musical Theatre syllabus in 2015.
Rob completed a Bachelor of Music at the Melba Conservatorium of Music in 2007 on a Robert Salzer Foundation scholarship. In 2015, Rob completed a Diploma of Education at La Trobe University.