Zoe Wallace is a freelance cellist living in Melbourne and performs regularly with Orchestra Victoria, the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra and the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra. As a member of the string quartet Quartz, she regularly performs at the Melbourne Recital Centre, Melba Hall and has recently performed with the Australian Bach Society, the Lyrebird Society and the inaugural Albury Chamber Music Festival in 2016.
Zoe completed her Music Performance Diploma with high distinction at the Prins Claus Conservatorium in Groningen, The Netherlands in 2008 and was the recipient of a Makarov Foundation scholarship during her studies. She has performed with the North Netherlands Orchestra, Camerata Ardesko and the Alinga Duo and received cello tuition from Jan- Ype Nota and Michel Strauss whilst living in The Netherlands. Zoe has studied with Janis Laurs inAdelaide and Christian Wojtowizc in Hobart, and was awarded a Bachelor of Music with first class honours from the Tasmanian Conservatorium of Music in 2004.
Zoe held a full scholarship position at the Australian National Academy of Music in 2010, where she receivedtuition from Howard Penny and Nicholas Bochner.