Tracey Callinan

Tracey is the Executive Director of Arts OutWest, the Regional Arts Development Organisation covering 11 LGAs in the NSW Central West. She is also a professional musician and in 2018 she completed her PhD thesis on regional creative industries.

Before joining Arts OutWest in 2009 Tracey worked in the UK in the Creative Partnerships program with Arts Council England. She has also worked at Sydney Conservatorium of Music, the Roland Corporation and Future Music, has written teaching kits for Musica Viva in Schools and Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, written musical theatre works and worked as a music educator in a variety of settings. She has also worked as a silversmith assistant in Jerusalem, a professional busker throughout Europe and played in bands in Sydney.

In addition to her work at Arts OutWest, Tracey runs a community choir in Bathurst and appears as a harpsichordist with ensembles and orchestras.

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