The New England Conservatorium in association with Australian Chamber Orchestra Collective present this stunning 17-piece string ensemble performance. Tuesday 29 October 7.00pm Armidale Town Hall
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.
Schools are invited to host a music concert in their classrooms by a trio of NECOM musicians who tour
the vast New England region visiting many remote schools along the way. Schools will also receive a free
resource kit for classroom music lessons.
The Mini Minstrels Music Program, is an exciting and fun-filled introduction to music for children from as young as 6 months to Year 2 at school. Mini Minstrels provides an outstanding music education that gives children a life-long love of music and is the ideal springboard for their future instrumental or choral studies. NECOM currently offers Mini Minstrels classes in Armidale and Walcha.
The last week of term heralded a new venture with a huge Showcase Concert of Armidale Youth Orchestra and NECOM Ensembles with special guests, Rose Bay Secondary College (RBSC), who were in the midst of […]
New England Conservatorium once again welcomed a visit from leading instrumental teachers from The Australian National University Music Department, Tor Fromhyr (violin/viola), David Pereira (cello) and Edward Neeman (piano) from the 6th to 8th of […]
September was a busy month for piano at NECOM, with two fine pianists visiting Armidale. In early September, Australian concert pianist Simon Tedeschi presented a stimulating master class advanced students preparing for HSC and Diploma […]
Each year in September, our most important musicians take centre-stage in our Foundation Solo Concert series. These are future musical superstars in waiting. Many of these students have only played their instruments for a year […]
The Bowmaster Trophy is a trophy issued to the student showing the best bowing technique during a single rehearsal of the Boorolong String ensemble. Developing an excellent bow technique is an ongoing and challenging task […]
The Chamber Music students presented a very enjoyable concert this term on the evening of the 12th September. The concert encompassed performances from the youngest musicians at 10 years old, to university age players who […]
The ACO Collective will be performing in Armidale on Tuesday 29 October. In addition to their concert, they have organised a String Workshop to be held at NECOM on Wednesday 30 October from 10am to […]
On September 1st Glen Innes hosted the “Lift Off Festival”, a celebration of the power of wind, and it certainly was a windy day! There were many wind related parts, including kite building and wind […]
New England Conservatorium of Music (NECOM) advises that Michelle Paull of Roberts & Morrow Chartered Accountants has tendered resignation as auditor of NECOM after receipt of consent from the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC). […]