P eriodically, we gather together to hear, discuss and celebrate the musicianship of Australian women. Since the early 1990s these festivals and conferences have been held in Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney, Canberra (twice), and this month we will be back in Melbourne for The Gender Diversity in Music Making Conferencethat will be held at the Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music at Monash University. I have been fortunate enough to attend all of these events...

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