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Upcoming Composition workshops

Composition Workshops with Karlin Love Arranging for the music classroom Thursday 21 January, 10.00 – 11.30am at The Friends School, Hobart Composing in the classroom I – Primary Tuesday 23 February, 4 to 6pm (Launceston Christian College) Composing in the classroom II – Secondary Tuesday 23 March, 4 to 6pm (Launceston Christian College) Composing in the classroom III – Senior […]

Percussion in the Classroom

If you are interested in drum circles, using percussion instruments correctly and class-based percussion arrangements then this PL day is a must.  It is being held in Hobart on Saturday August 15.  To register and for further details click here.   Download the flyer

Dr Rob McWilliams coming to Launceston, Saturday March 14, 2020

Dr Rob McWilliams is coming to Launceston on Saturday March 14, 2020.  What he has to share will be relevant to Classroom music teachers in both primary and secondary schools/colleges as well as with instrumental teachers and band leaders.  Please go to “Other Professional Learning” or “Conferences” to register and download the flyer.    

Educating For Life Tasmanian recipient – Carolyn Cross

Congratulations Carolyn Cross on being Tasmanian Educating For Life award winner at the ASME National Conference in Perth, WA. Carolyn is a widely respected Tasmanian music educator who has, for over three decades, inspired, and enriched the knowledge, skills and attitudes of thousands of students from Kindergarten to Grade 12. During her 31year career she […]

ASME National Conference 2021

The exciting news is that the next ASME National Conference is to be held in Hobart, Tasmania during the Term Three school holidays.  The dates have now been confirmed as September 29 – October  1 at the Grand Chancellor, Hobart.Please check our Facebook page and the Tasmanian Section of ASME website for updates.

Mark O’Leary coming to Tasmania in October, 2019

Coming very soon!  Mark O’Leary will be in Launceston, Tasmania (Launceston Christian School) on Saturday October 26, 2019.  He will be here for a day of Professional Learning relating to choral music and classroom music programs.  Download flyer here.  Book now so you don’t miss out.  

Kettering Piano Quartet in residence The Friends’ School

The Kettering Piano Quartet will be undertaking two residencies at The Friends’ School during 2018. Accordingly, the Quartet will be presenting a public performance at 2pm on Sunday 8 April at The Farrall Centre. The ticket price for students is $10. Tickets may be purchased online via the TSO Box Office. The Quartet will also present an open rehearsal in […]

Cynthia Howard and Jon Madin in Nepal

Cynthia Howard, our current chair, recently toured with Jon Madin to Nepal in January 2018. Check out the full article at this link: https://www.asme.edu.au/tas/wp-admin/post.php?post=454&action=edit  

Introducing Antony Hubmayer; presenting at the 2018 TASME State Conference

  Antony Hubmayer is an Australian music educator with over 25 years of classroom teaching experience. He has worked extensively with teachers and students integrating constructivist influenced approaches into secondary school music curriculums and has presented workshops and papers throughout Australia and internationally.  He is a senior music assessor for the South Australian Certificate of […]