Rosalind Appleby graduated from the University of Western Australia with a Bachelor of Music Performance (clarinet). She writes regular music reviews and feature articles covering a wide range of jazz, world and classical music.
She has contributed to a variety of national and international publications including London’s Financial Times, Limelight magazine, the Australian, Scoop magazine, Music Forum Journal, Resonate magazine and The Opera Critic. She is a music critic for the West Australian newspaper and is the Western Australian correspondent for the prestigious Opera magazine (London). For several years she produced and broadcast Difficult Listening for community radio.