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

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Trial by fire

· December 2, 2014

It takes courage to step outside the boundaries of a successful career in a musical genre and perform in a very different setting, on stage, in front to an audience. Gambist Jenny Eriksson has decided to do just that.

When Jenny expressed an interest…



‘Skinny Guide’ Suggests Development Plan for Remote Indigenous Community Festivals

March 4, 2015

Skinnyfish Music, a Darwin-based record label that supports Indigenous music, has published guidelines for developing remote Indigenous community festivals, using…


Victoria Gains New Food, Wine and Music Festival

March 4, 2015

Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula is gearing up for the inaugural Peninsula Picnic Festival, to be held 29 March 2015 at the Mornington Race Course. Rather than focusing…

Melbourne Tennis Court Doubles As Live Music Venue

March 4, 2015

In our live music round-up, published in July 2014, we observed that more and more venues are…


Lindy Morrison Receives Highest Honour at 2015 Rolling Stone Awards

March 4, 2015

At the 2015 Rolling Stone Awards, held on 25 February, Lindy Morrison received The Rolling…

Music Touring in Australia

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Music Australia Directory

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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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