Biography …Colin McKellar
Born in 1953, Colin McKellar has a strong background in the practice of poetry/painting and music. After Broad musical exposure as a child, formative influences came in his late teens with Experimental Free Jazz.. Playing and teaching piano and trumpet has acted as a point of leverage into ensemble writing.
Growing up in a rural community, and later attending a free thinking art school in a rural environment, has shaped his artistic interest.
Through The Melbourne Composer’s League he has enjoyed having a variety of pieces performed by some outstanding players.