Music at NECOM

Vocal Ensembles

NECOM’s Choral Program, established in 2004, has achieved an outstanding reputation for excellence in choral training for young people and it continually achieves impressive outcomes –  more choristers are given places in the prestigious Gondwana Choirs […]

Instrumental Ensembles

Instrumental Ensembles

Playing music together with their peers provides significant and far-reaching benefits to young musicians. It inspires children to develop their listening, coordination, technical, social and communication skills. NECOM provides Foundation string and woodwind/brass ensembles on […]

Learn an Instrument

Learn an Instrument

Learn an Instrument NECOM’s Instrumental Programs offer a broad range of music training activities by dedicated professional teacher-musicians and visiting guest artists. NECOM provides instrumental lessons in a range of string, brass and woodwind: Strings: […]

Hire an Instrument

Hire an Instrument

With assistance from the NSW Department of Education (DEC), NECOM is able to provide the invaluable service of hire instruments. This give families and students the opportunity to learn a musical instrument when the initial […]

Mini Minstrels Early Childhood Program
Mini Minstrels

Mini Minstrels

Music is one of the greatest gifts a parent can give their child. The Mini Minstrels Music Program, is an exciting and fun-filled introduction to music for children from as young as 6 months to […]

Music at NECOM

Music Therapy Program

Music Therapy is the planned use of music-based interventions to assist clients in achieving non-musical therapeutic goals. It is an allied health profession and can be effective for clients with a range of needs – social, […]

Music at NECOM

Workshops and Masterclasses

NECOM provides a wide range of specialist workshops and masterclasses by visiting guest artists to our students, teachers and Music Educator Members. A major component of scholarships awarded to students from NECOM and Music Educator […]

Bursaries and Scholarships

Bursaries and Scholarships

With the generous assistance from the various benefactors, NECOM is able to offer bursary and/or scholarship support to students who wish to pursue their musical studies to a high level. NECOM’s generous benefactors include: Department […]

Music at NECOM

Professional Learning

NECOM provides a substantial professional learning and development program for instrumental teachers, school teachers, conductors and musicians through workshops, co-presented projects and employment. Workshops include: NSW NESA K-12 music syllabi HSC Musicology/Aural preparation and exam […]