Maestros With A Mission is a specialist music consultancy firm providing professional development and adjudication services throughout Australia. With a focus on collaboration and developing Australia's musical outputs in a positive, supportive way, Maestros With A Mission provides expert advice and opinion to a variety of stakeholders by some of the industry’s most experienced and best-known professionals.
Maestros With A Mission also provides a platform to develop and showcase new major works for wind band though composer partnerships, commissioning consortia, and the performance, publication, and sale of select works by emerging and established Australian composers.
Kevin Cameron is one of Australia’s most versatile conductors, with experience as director of some of this country’s most renowned ensembles. He is an experienced educator in schools and universities, and has adjudicated music competitions and festivals in all states and territories.
Professional conductor and clinician, Matt Klohs, has worked with some of the most outstanding wind ensembles in Australia, the UK, and the USA. He is committed to sharing his experience, musicality, and devotion to lifelong learning with musicians and conductors of all ages and levels of expertise, and is in demand as an adjudicator at regional, state and national levels.
Jacinta Ewers is an arts administration professional with experience across Operations, Artistic and Administration departments in both Orchestral and Festival environments. When she's not working behind the scenes, Jacinta is on the podium at three of Melbourne's community concert bands as a conductor and mentor to developing musicians of all ages.
A skilled and experienced multi-instrumentalist, orchestrator, and musical leader, Kara Williams has enjoyed a successful and diverse career as a professional musician. She has also undertaken a variety of instrumental music teaching and band development work with musicians of all ages and abilities in schools, professional and community ensembles, in music theatre settings, and at music camps.