Meet the Music Seminars

Are your students thirsty for a deeper insight into the breadth of symphonic music? Would you like to provide your students with a wider appreciation of music, from the great orchestral classics to new Australian works? 

Designed to support students studying Music in Years 9 to 12, the Meet the Music Seminars are informative, inspiring and entertaining.
 

Meet the Music 1 – Wadaiko: the art of taiko drumming

Fri 9 Feb, 9:30am–12pm
John Painter Hall, Australian Institute of Music

In 2018 we present four concerts, each exploring music of a culture or a cultural ritual. This seminar is an insight into the music and work of Taikoz, a unique ensemble of Australian musicians who specialise in playing traditional instruments from Japan in contemporary music contexts. 
HSC Music 1 focus: Australian Music, Popular Music, Music of a Culture.

Presenter Ian Cleworth, Artistic Director of Taikoz.

 

Meet the Music 2 – The art of the soloist: percussion notation and contemporary orchestral repertoire

Thu 8 Feb, 9:30am–12pm
John Painter Hall, Australian Institute of Music

An exploration of contemporary music for percussion with a focus on recent Australian works. 
HSC Music 2 focus: Australian works of the last 25 years.

Presenter Claire Edwardes, Australian percussionist dedicated to the performance and promotion of the music of our time.
 

Pricing

MTM 1 Seminar
First Teacher: included in Participation Fee or $260
Additional Teachers: $100 / Students: $30

MTM 2 Seminar
First Teacher: included in Participation Fee or $260
Additional Teachers: $100 / Students: $30

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