Bachelor of Music, First Class Honours, Jack Kirwin Award
Rowan Studied at the Hobart Conservatorium of Music for 4 years attaining A Bachelor of Music with First Class Honours under the private tution of renouned Australian Guitarist Damien Kingston, Melbourne Session player Simon Patterson and Jazz Guitarist Glen Hodges.
In 2017 Rowan took a contract in the United States with Royal Caribbean International as the guitarist in the “Grandeur of the Seas Orchestra” an 8 piece group playing a wide range of music for musicals, backing guest performers and playing big band and jazz sets. During this time in the U.S he has worked with many guest performers with impressive careers in Television, Broadway, Las Vegas and London’s West End. Some of these artists include American singer Bobby Arvon (Happy Days), Broadway Star Michelle Murlin, American Idol Finalist Lou Gazzara, Marcus Terrel (Americas got Talent), Vegas Trumpeter Greg Bohnam and American Comedian James Stevens iii who is featured regularly on the tonight show and Comedy Central.
These details were last updated on July 18, 2018