Erin Helyard portrait

School of Music makes stunning new appointment

The School of Music is delighted to announce that conductor, harpsichordist, and fortepianist Dr Erin Helyard will be joining the staff as a Lecturer in Music from July 2014. Dr Helyard is at...

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Leonard Weiss and Lights! Canberra! Action! award

Leonard Weiss scores Lights! Canberra! Action! gong

Leonard Weiss, a recent ANU BMus graduate, has been awarded the Mix 106.3 Award for Best Original Music in the Lights! Canberra! Action! 2014 short film festival. Weiss composed the musical score...

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Foray

foray quintet

foray: an excursion outside one's accustomed sphere. Gabriel Fauré’s piano quintets are intricate, rich pieces for piano and string quartet. ANU School of Music is honoured to welcome three...

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Chamber Orchestra concert

Buxtehude & Haydn

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT ONLINE.  A VERY LIMITED NUMBER OF TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE ON THE DOOR.  ANU School of Music presents ANU Chamber Orchestra and ANU Chamber Choir in Concert...

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Handel portrait

Milestones in Music: Handel and the Violin

Public Lecture - Dr David Irving George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) is renowned primarily as a composer and a keyboardist; we tend to overlook the fact that he began his performance career on...

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L'Orfeo

The School of Music is delighted to be joining forces with the ANU School of Art and the ANU Research School of Astronomy & Astrophysics this year to create a new interpretation of Monteverdi'...

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ANU Ensembles

The ANU School of Music ensembles are taking off this week! We offer a wide range of ensembles run by leading professional musicians for all members of the ANU community, including...

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Teaching Fellows

Andrew Baker Portrait
Stephen Bennett portrait
Megan Billing portrait
Miroslav Bukovsky portrait
Tobias Cole portrait
Susan Ellis portrait
Marcela Fiorillo portrait
Tor Fromyhr portrait
Lyn Fuller portrait
Olga Haydon portrait
Tim Kain portrait
Minh Le Hoang portrait
James Luke portrait
Owens
Maciej Pawela portrait
Mike Price portrait
Katherine Shiell portrait
Rachael Thoms portrait
Kimberley Steele portrait
Trish Delaney-Brown portrait

Study

Bachelor of Music

The Bachelor of Music is based around three Majors: Music Performance, Creative Musicianship (including Composition and Improvisation) and Musicology (including Ethnomusicology). You are also able to take a Minor in Music Technology.

Upon successful completion of the degree, you will have...

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Graduate Certificate of Music

The Graduate Certificate of Music is characterised by the concept of music — be it performance, composition, or musicology — as a research-led process that explores questions relevant to our understanding of what it means to be human and of who we are. There are three specialisations available...

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Master of Music

The Master of Music is characterised by the concept of music — be it performance, composition, or musicology — as a research-led process that explores questions relevant to our understanding of what it means to be human and of who we are. There are three specialisations available in the Master...

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Higher Degree Research programs

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and Master of Philosophy (MPhil) postgraduate research degrees are available.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Full-time Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) students normally spend a minimum of three years at ANU, while part-time students spend up to six years....

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Drums

Bachelor of Music (Honours)

The Bachelor of Music (Honours) is characterised by the concept of music—be it performance, composition, or musicology — as a research-led process that explores questions relevant to our understanding of what it means to be human and of who we are.

The core of this program is the sub-...

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Supported by ACT Government

Updated:  12 June 2013/Responsible Officer:  Head, School of Music/Page Contact:  Development Officer