The Board of the New England Conservatorium of Music (NECOM) in Armidale NSW is seeking an experienced and inspirational Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to commence in January 2021 on retirement of the present CEO Susanne James.
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.
As a registered COVID safe organisation NECOM has adapted quickly to the changing government guidelines many times this term. There have been three changes to guidelines just in the last week! We have witnessed second waves nationally and globally so the health and safety of our remains our priority.
Restrictions around public gatherings and music performance have seen the cancellation of thousands of public concerts and many music education activities across NSW. The outcome is that countless performing arts companies may collapse and thousands […]
Following on from our drought support in October 2019, the need for additional financial support due to the ongoing impact of COVID-19 on music students and families is immense. NECOM believes that the positive benefit […]
• RARE OPPORTUNITY TO LEAD ONE OF NSW’S MOST SUCCESSFUL AND FINANCIALLY STABLE REGIONAL CONSERVATORIUMS • REWARDING CULTURAL LEADERSHIP ROLE The Board of the New England Conservatorium of Music (NECOM) in Armidale NSW is seeking […]
Yes! NECOM programs will recommence in Term 3 after the long recess due to COVID-19. Rehearsals will commence face-to-face or in the live-via-zoom format during the term under the guidelines of the NSW Dept of […]
Armidale Eisteddfod’s only section to go ahead this year was the Composition Eisteddfod due to its conversion to a Zoom on-line presentation facilitated by NECOM Program Manager Corinne Arter and AMTA (Armidale Music Teachers Association). […]
Each week the keen and talented 15 yr old violinist Rose Light, travels a 5-hour round trip from Coffs Harbour to Armidale for lessons with NECOM’s Head of Strings Joanna Fairs-Wu. Rose, who last year […]
CONGRATULATIONS TO EMMA, INDIA & ROSE The Queensland Conservatorium at Griffith University recently held national auditions for their Honours Ensemble Program. Our sincere congratulations to Emma Dauparas (cello), Rose Light (violin) and India Smith (violin) […]
NECOM is pleased to announce that group programs for Choirs, Ensembles and Mini Minstrels will resume in Term 3 at the NECOM campus and in schools. NECOM programs will resume under strict guidelines to ensure […]