David Malone

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David Malone

Tutor in Guitar and University Associate
Music | School of Creative Arts and Media

Conservatorium of Music , Hobart CBD Campuses

+61 3 6226 7314 (phone)


David Malone performs throughout Australia as a solo recitalist and chamber musician. He has recently become a member of the Australian Guitar Trio and performs with the early and modern music ensemble Sequenza.

David has performed with the Adelaide, Tasmanian and Canberra Symphony Orchestras in Australia and the Northern Sinfonia of England and the Cambridge University Jazz Orchestra in the UK.
He enjoys collaborating with composers and pieces have been written for him by Maria Grenfell, Russell Gilmour, Don Kay and Raffaele Marcellino amongst others.

David's solo CD Fretsongs, on the Tall Poppies label, received an Australian Art Music Award in 2007 and a five-star rating in Limelight, Australia's classical music magazine.

David was featured in the SBS program A Fork in Australia and his performances have been broadcast by ABC Classic FM and ABC Radio National.

A committed teacher, David Malone teaches at the University of Tasmania's Conservatorium of Music, and has given master classes at the University of Melbourne and the Victorian College of the Arts.

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Fields of Research

  • Musicology and ethnomusicology (360306)
  • Educational administration, management and leadership (390403)

Research Objectives

  • The performing arts (130104)
  • Other education and training (169999)


Total publications


Highlighted publications

(2 outputs)
2005Major Creative WorkMalone D, 'Fretsongs', Tall Poppies, Australia (2005) [Recorded Creative Work]

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1999Major Creative WorkMalone D, 'Welcoming Schools-Inclusive Schooling for Children with Disabilities', UNESCO, Paris, France, pp. 13 (1999) [Recorded Creative Work]

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Major Creative Work

(2 outputs)
2005Malone D, 'Fretsongs', Tall Poppies, Australia (2005) [Recorded Creative Work]

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1999Malone D, 'Welcoming Schools-Inclusive Schooling for Children with Disabilities', UNESCO, Paris, France, pp. 13 (1999) [Recorded Creative Work]

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(1 outputs)
2003Malone D, 'Bringing New Works to Life: Collaboration and Interpretation in the Performance, Recording and Editing of New Works for Guitar' (2003) [Masters Research]

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Other Public Output

(3 outputs)
2003Malone D, 'Approachable by Strings', The Mercury, News Limited, Hobart, 6th February 2003 (2003) [Media Interview]

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2003Malone D, 'Interview and live to air performance with David Malone', Outside Boradcast, Tasmanian State Library, Radio Station 7ZR, May 16 2003, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Hobart, 16 May 2003 (2003) [Media Interview]

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1999Malone D, 'A Fork in Australia: The Cringe', The Cringe Series, SBS Television, Sydney, Australia (1999) [Media Interview]

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