As a singer-songwriter, Lydia's music is beautiful, soaring into the very heart of it's listeners. Creating image-inducing original material and interpretive covers her songs are versatile and encompassing, merging folk sounds with 'jazz-n-roll' and always a sense of lyrical poetry.
- A multi-instrumentalist, Lydia is singer, pianist, guitarist, cellist and percussionist.
As a composer Lydia's music has already received recognition for her work, in particular her choral pieces which have received high praise from critics, audiences and performers alike. She has been shortlisted for a number of composing awards, and her work is being performed globally by professional choirs and ensembles.
Finalist (top 5) for the Australian Boys Choir International Choral Composing Competition 2014
Vocal Harmonies/Backing Choir Arranger for Indie-Rock band 'Last of the Light Brigade' (2013-Present)
Honourable Mention: Songdoor's International Songwriting Competition, 2013 ('Julia' - Instrumental)
Finalist: Songdoor's International Songwriting Competition, 2012 ('1945' - Top 5 in Soft Rock/Singer-Songwriter Category)
Finalist (Top 4) for NCEM's Young Composer Competition 2012