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Ms Victoria Newton


Contact Information Telephone: +61 8 9370 6546, Mobile: 0413461480, Email:, Campus: Mount Lawley, Room: ML1.120
Staff Member Details
Telephone: +61 8 9370 6546
Mobile: 0413461480
Campus: Mount Lawley  
Room: ML1.120  


Victoria is the head of jazz voice at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts and also lectures in contemporary voice.

Current teaching

  • MUS1305, MUS2305, MUS3305, MUS4305 - Jazz Principal Study
  • MUS4421 - Contemporary Principal Study
  • MUS4114 - Principal Practice Project - Jazz and Contemporary
  • MUS1312, MUS2312, MUS3310, MUS4309 - Jazz Special Projects (Jazz Vocal Workshop)
  • MUS1311, MUS2311, MUS3305, MUS4305 - Jazz Large Ensemble (Jazz Vocal Ensemble)
  • MUS4406 - Contemporary Ensemble
  • MUS1410, MUS2410 - Contemporary Music Techniques (Contemporary Performance Skills)


  • Certificate IV in Training & Assessment, Edith Cowan University, 2013.
  • Bachelor of Music Major in Jazz Performance, Edith Cowan University, 2009.
  • Associate Diploma of Performing Arts Music, Edith Cowan University, 1983.

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Creative Arts Research Outputs

  • Torrance, V., Booth, P., Jayasinha, SP., Mantovani, D., (2014), Bansangu Orchestra (Guest Vocalist). The London Jazz Festival, Spice of Life, London, Serious Productions.
  • Torrance, V., Windsor, G., Davies, A., Au, C., Spiers, A., (2014), Victoria Newton at the 606 Club. Victoria Newton, 606 Club, London, United Kingdom, Steve Rubie.
  • Torrance, V., Tarr, C., Abbey, N., Jeans, S., Cohen, T., (2014), Victoria Newton at the Perth International Jazz Festival. Perth International Jazz Festival, Forrest Place Perth, WA , Graham Wood.
  • Torrance, V., Booth, P., Serci, G., Mantovani, D., Simpson, E., Singh, S., (2014), The Patchwork Project. London Jazz Festival, Southbank Centre, London, Serious Productions.
  • Greig, J., Torrance, V., (2014), Sing Sing Sing (Musical Directors). Sing Sing Sing, Music Auditorium, WAAPA, WA Academy of Performing Arts.
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