Dr Brian Chatpo Koo is a Sydney-based musician, music creator, and conductor.  He has worked as a violinist, cellist, and conductor in several symphony orchestras before settling down in Sydney in 1993.


Brian has written three series books:

  • Practical Music Theory
  • Practical General Knowledge
  • Techniques of String Playing
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As the Artistic Director of the Sydney Contemporary Orchestra, Brian conducted many concerts to promote new orchestral works of contemporary composers from all over the world.

Video recordings of the concerts:

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“…….the Accordes Quartet delivered a convincing reading of Brian Chatpo Koo’s String Quartet No. 2. Bristling with dissonance, angularity and intensity, the piece offered the white-hot inspiration one seldom encounters on the western concert circuit these days.”

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