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AMTA

AMTA was formed as a professional music teachers association to promote excellence in music education through the sharing of resources, curriculum consultation and advice, professional development workshops, and collaborative projects. In 2005, AMTA was named […]

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Peripatetic and Classroom Teaching in Schools

As NSW Regional Conservatoriums are the Dept of Education endorsed providers of music education and curriculum support to schools across NSW, NECOM provides a broad range of teaching services and peripatetic instrumental lessons in schools. […]

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Workshops and Projects to Support School Music Programs

The New England Conservatorium of Music, in collaboration with AMTA (Armidale Music Teachers Association), provides a substantial program to support the NSW NESA music curriculum, school students and teachers in the following activities: Year 10 […]

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Chamber Music in Schools

Back by popular demand! NECOM is once again offering its popular Chamber Music in Schools Program to schools right across the North West region this year. Schools are invited to host a ‘Chamber Music in Schools’ presentation this […]

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Closing the Music Gap

NECOM provides ongoing music skills teaching and special project activities to Aboriginal school students through: Early Stage 1 & Stage 1, Stage 2 music classes at Ross Hill Public School K-Yr 2 Early Childhood classes […]

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New England Sings!

New England Sings! is a biennial mass choral/orchestral educational event which brings together 800 children from regional and remote schools around the New England and North West region including Armidale, Inverell, Gunnedah, Walcha, Tamworth, Guyra, […]

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Music and Literacy Program

In 2016, the New England Conservatorium of Music (NECOM) implemented a pilot Music and Literacy Project in Term 4 at Newling Public School. The project was based on teaching classroom music using the ukulele as […]