ARIA – MUSIC TEACHER OF THE YEAR AWARD – 2017 It was great to see music educators represented at this prestigious award ceremony, which acknowledges musicians and artists from around Australia. Congratulations to all nominees and to Renee McCarthy from Woodcroft College South Australia, the inaugural recipient of the award. For more information follow this link https://www.ariamusicteacheraward.com.au/
National Advocates for Arts Education – Submission to the Federal Government – Innovation and Creativity
Please follow the link below and to read submission (No.82) from the National Advocates for Arts Education, of which ASME is a Member. This is also published on the NAAE Facebook site. http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Committees/House/Employment_Education_and_Training/Innovationandcreativity/Submissions
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Richard Gill presents the 17th Peggy Glanville-Hicks Address – Advocating for ASME as the Umbrella Organisation
Richard Gill presented the 17th Annual Peggy Glanville-Hicks Address last Monday October 26 in Sydney at the Conservatorium and also in Melbourne last Friday October 30 in Federation Square. His address challenges us to consider the current state of play with the composition and performance of new music, combined with the need to be unified in […]
Following on from our previous posts since the National Conference in Adelaide, this great research link shares a study undertaken by Professor Graham Welch who was a keynote presenter and Professor Margaret Barrett, who has been ASME National President and ISME World President. Please enjoy this article and share the link with friends and colleagues.
ASME as the key music association member of the NAAE – (National Advocates for Arts Education) are pleased to share the joint media release about the completion of the Arts curriculum by ACARA. Key to this will be the implementation across the states and territories in the future. This is attached for your interest. NAAE Statement Oct2015 […]
After having Richard as a keynote presenter at the recent conference, this article from 2013 reminds us of the need to advocate for music education for all. Well worth the read. http://www.smh.com.au/national/education/music-holds-key-to-providing-a-quality-education-system-20130811-2rpym.html