• Winter Choral Concert

    Winter Choral Concert

    Don’t miss NECOM’s annual Winter Choral Concert featuring all of our choirs in one massive performance! Wednesday 28 August will showcase NECOM’s choirs, Minisingers, Cantilena, Cantilena Chorale, New England Singers, and New England Chamber Choir. [...]
  • 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. [...]
  • Chamber Music in Schools

    Chamber Music in Schools

    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. [...]
  • Early Childhood Program - Mini Minstrels

    Early Childhood Program - Mini Minstrels

    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. [...]




National Choral School Opportunity

NECOM students are invited to audition for National Choral School, the pre-eminent immersive choral experience for young singers in Australia. Established by Lyn Williams OAM in 1997, Gondwana Choirs is the leader in Australian choral performance […]


Flinders Quartet Concert Review

On Thursday evening, 25 July, the Flinders String Quartet performed a beautiful concert in the Armidale Town Hall, featuring works by Shostakovich and Schumann. The evening began with a narration of excerpts from Wendy Lesser’s […]


Creative Kids Vouchers Update

At the beginning of 2019, the NSW Government launched the Creative Kids rebate program, allowing families to claim up to $100 for each eligible school enrolled child towards the cost of lesson and activity costs, […]


Flinders Quartet Masterclasses

After experiencing the wonderful Musica Viva performance given by the Flinders Quartet on Thursday evening the  25th July, many of our talented scholarship students at  NECOM were privileged enough to perform the following day to the […]


Return of Susanne James as CEO

It is with great pleasure on behalf of the board I can announce that Susanne James has returned to NECOM as its CEO.     For those of you who are not aware Susanne was CEO of […]


NECOM Choral Conductor Mentoring Program

This year, the NECOM Choral Conductor Mentoring Program has taken on a new and exciting dimension thanks to the warm support of the Armidale Choral Society. Initiated by Phil Oxley and Leanne Roobol, our choral […]

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Upcoming Events

  1. Con Brio present Music Through the Ages

    August 27 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  2. Winter Choral Concert

    August 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  3. John Bell & Simon Tedeschi

    August 31 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  4. Composition Competition

    October 9
  5. ACO Collective

    October 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm