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We represent all Australian musicians and music interests as an advocate, information provider and enabler for all music lovers.

Music Australia is the new name for the Music Council of Australia – advancing all aspects of music across the country.

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Music: Count Us In is Australia’s biggest school music initiative, with more than 500,000 participating students from over 2,100 schools.

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New Frontiers for Music

This panel will explore where the artform is heading, some key trends, and what future audiences can expect.

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Resources for community choirs, ensembles, activists and musicians

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Making the Case for a vibrant Australian live music scene

Chris Bowen · March 31, 2015

Australians love live music

Australians love music and attending live music. A 2011 Ernst and Young study for APRA/AMCOS found that 41 million people attended venue-based live music over the twelve months to 2010. And our love of our own music…


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Australian Music Industry Launches #NOTON Violence Against Women

April 15, 2015

A new campaign run by the Australian music industry is raising awareness about violence against women. Titled #NOTON, the campaign is gaining momentum online via hashtag…

Australian Music Festivals Recognised In Tourism Awards

April 15, 2015

Four Australian music festivals received awards at the 2014 Australian Tourism Awards, held in Adelaide on Friday, 10 April.

Woodford Folk Festival

In the ‘Major Festivals…


Boite Millennium Chorus to Present One Africa Concert

April 15, 2015

In 2015, the Boite Millennium Chorus will present a concert titled One Africa. To be held at…

2015 MCUI Songwriting Workshop in action

The 2015 Music: Count Us In Song Is On The Way

April 14, 2015

The most essential component of Music: Count Us In is the composition of the program song. …

Music Touring in Australia

World illustrations Industry A snapshot of information and resources to assist music touring in Australia

Music Australia Directory

Mixed Instruments-Corporate-IllustrationLooking for a music organisation? Find them here in our directory.

Education Case Studies

Pencil Illustration Education Need help with getting music into your school? Read our case studies on the subject.


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