Adrian Keating, a repertoire of over 200 operas

Adrian Keating is one of the most versatile and accomplished violinists anywhere! He has been Principal Violin with the Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra since 1989.

Adrian has been Principal Violin with the Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra since 1989. Adrian has been Principal Violin with the Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra since 1989.

Outside his "day" job, Adrian is often seen as performer and concertmaster at international artist's gigs such as Meatloaf, Nigel Kennedy, Keith Urban, Rod Stewart and Sir Cliff Richards.

He also has two CDs out through Festival Records with his band, "Classically Blue".

Has a repertoire of over 100 Operas for Opera Australia. He has also been a Guest Concertmaster, Acting Deputy Concertmaster, and Acting Principal of 2nd Violins. Completed the International Masterclass for Conductors, St Petersburg 2005. As an improvising violinist, Adrian K has released 2 Blues CDs, performed "Jazz in the Domain", and has led sessions in 10 Top-10 Australian Singles and Albums.

He plays Lead and Rhythm Electric Violin in Sydney band, 'Hubris'. For the Sydney Festival, Adrian led performances for Sir George Martin, Bernadette Peters, Al Jarreau; led orchestras for Australian tours of David Helfgott; Sir Cliff Richard, Rod Stewart; and provided a 75 piece orchestra for a national tour of Bugs Bunny on Broadway.

As Director of the Sydney Lyric Orchestra, Adrian's clients have included the Paris Opera Ballet, José Carreras, Tina Arena, Opera in the Vineyards, CCEntertainment, Banksia Awards, Ken Unsworth and Tim Woods Entertainment.

Whenever he is available, I engage Adrian to play with in my chamber ensembles.

Website - www.classicallyblue.com/