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Justin L Freind

Justin Freind began his career at the age of 7 in a production with the Bridgetown Repertory Club. He has been performing ever since and is now considered one of Western Australia's leading performers.

In 1992, he commenced his training at the Western Australian Conservatorium of Music, where he gained a Certificate in Classical Music, a Diploma of performing Arts and a Bachelor of Music (Performance). Whilst at the Conservatorium he was involved in productions of The Marriage of Figaro, The Rakes Progress, la Clemenza di Tito and took lead roles in Sweeney Todd, LaFinta Giardinera and A Midsummer Nights Dream.

As a solost he has performed with numerous groups including; Conservatorium Chorale, The Geraldton Choral Society, The Malcolm Sargent Choir, The Savoy Singers, The Julian Singers, The Madrigal Singers, St George's Cathegral Choir, I Voci Choir, P.L.C Choir, Aquinas College Choir, Trinity College Choir, The Lieder Society of W.A, Collegium Choirs, Perth Undergraduate Choral Society, U.W.A Choral Society and perth Oratorio Choir.

he has also performed on stage with the Midnite Youth Theatre Co. (Wind in the Willows, Mikado) REgal Opera (Scrooge) Music Theatre Co of W.A. (Evita, My Fair Lady) Gilbert & Sullivan Society of W.A. (Sorcerer, Gondoliers, Ruddigore, Mikado, Grand Duke, Iolanthe, Trail by Jury, HMS Pinafore, Utopia Ltd, The Pirates of Penzance, Yeoman of the Gaurd) Music Spectrum (les Miserables) M.S. Society of W.A. (King & I) Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra (Amberely on Swan) Perth Pops Orchestra (Hits of Love & War, K.G.B. Hit List, Best of British 93,94,95,96,02-08, Vienna di Lammermoor, Barber of Seville, Gala 98,99, Patience, Nostradamus, Merry Widow, Don Giovanni, Madam Butterfly, Orpheus in the Underworld) and West Australian Symphony Orchestra (Classic Pops Series 98-00).

As a Musical Director / Conductor he has conducted Savoy Singers, The Real Sing, Gilbert & Sullivan Society of WA (Cox & Box, Sorcerer, Trial by Jury, HMS Pinafore, Messmates Ahoy, Pirates of Penzance, The Mikado, The MAgic of G & S) Midnite Youth Theatre (Aspects of Love, Riddigore) On Stage Productions (My Fair LAdy, Wizard of OZ) J & G Musical productions (Oklahoma) Old Mill Theatre (South Pacific, Aladdin).

During his busy performance schedule, Justin is the Music Administrator at Penrhos College and was the President of the Gilbert & Sullivan Society of WA from 2001-2009.

In 2001 Justin performed the lead role of jean Val Jean in Les Miserables at the Regal Theatre, to much acclaim, and was also the conducting intern for West Australian Youth Orchestra. In 2004 he released he first CD titled 'Freindly Favourites'.

Justin performed in the UK in 2004 and 2005 at the International Gilbert & Sullivan Festival, performing lead roles in Patience, The Zoo, Pirates of Penzance & HMS Pinafore.

Justin is a regular guest artist for Telethon at the seniors' concerts at the Perth COncert Hall and also for the City of Perth Nativity in Forest Chase. In 2007 he was included in the Inaugural Edition of Who's Who of Western Australia for his services in the Arts.

2007 saw him perform the title role in Orpheus in the Underworld for Opera in the Park with West Australian Opera and 2008 saw him sing the role of Goro again with WA Opera's for Opera in the Park and then perform as guest artist in a production of Ruddigore for R.A.G.S.T in New Zealand.

Justin is a very versatile performer and enjoys performing repertoire from Barogue to Broadway, and feels equally at home whether on the stage or concert platform.


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