Fantastic new “Performance Anxiety Resource Booklet” created and available for teachers and musicians! Link for FREE download here.

Dr Alison Daubney, PhD has recently written to ASME sharing this excellent resource. Dear Australian Music Educators, I am writing to you about a new, freely available publication on performance anxiety that was recently published in the U.K. by the Incorporated Society of Musicians, a subject association with around 8,000 members.  I am writing to because I think […]


14TH ANNUAL NATIONAL SONGWRITING COMPETITION Nationwide songwriting competition gives all children a voice  Imagine a world without music…The Australian Children’s Music Foundation (ACMF) is committed to bringing the magic of music to children across Australia. Our annual National Songwriting Competition is designed to encourage creativity and self-expression through songwriting. Now in its 14th consecutive year, […]

ASME National Conference Announced – Our 50th Anniversary! July 13-15 2017.

5OTH ANNIVERSARY CONFERENCE XXIST NATIONAL ASME CONFERENCE CONFIRMED – MELBOURNE JULY 13-15 2017 The next ASME National will be held in Melbourne from July 13-15 next year, 2017. It was exciting to have this announced today, June 4 at the National Council meeting in Melbourne. The program will look to celebrate 50 years since the formation of ASME […]

Maiden Voyage Resource Kit – Offical Opening in Melbourne

Maiden Voyage Song Cycle – Composer Lorraine Milne  Teaching Resource Kit – developed and written by Julie Montague Funded by MGSE and ASME – Distributed by the AMC On Monday evening May the 23rd, the new resource kit to accompany Australian Composer, Lorraine Milne’s Song Cycle – Maiden Voyage was officially released at the Melbourne […]

ASME 2016 Annual General Meeting – June 4 – Melbourne – agenda and details

Notice of Annual General Meeting Australian Society for Music Education Incorporated (incorporated under the Associations Incorporation Act, 1991 (ACT)) Notice is given that the Annual General Meeting of the Australian Society for Music Education Incorporated, will be held on Saturday 4th June, 2016 at Melbourne Graduate School of Education, 234 Queensberry St, Melbourne, level 5 […]

Fanfare Competition – Closes May 23 – Details below!

The deadline for the Fanfare Competition is soon approaching on 5pm, Monday 23 May 2016.  Last year we had such a wonderful response from your fabulous students and we are hoping you will again be able to forward the information and/or use our classroom activities. The competition is open to young people aged 12-21 years. To enter write a […]

Richard Gill’s Keynote Address from the 2015 National Conference!

Here it is. The full version of the Keynote address by Richard Gill at the recent 2015 National Conference in Adelaide. A great video to watch. A must for all music education advocates. A big thank you to Richard for allowing us to share this and to Keith Huxtable at Music EDnet for making this […]