Music Teacher Resource Websites


Music Teacher Resource Websites

We are building up a resource central for teachers that lists valuable teaching materials, industry updates and more. Here are some of the resources that we think might be helpful for you: reference sites, video and DVD catalogues, organisation list, kits, and software.


Reference sites

Australian Broadcasting Commission (accessed May 2011)

Graham Abbott Keys to Music, ABC Jazz, ABC Country, Music News, DIG Music, Triple J, Radio National Music Podcasts, ABC Classic FM program details, etc.

Australian Independent Record Labels Association (accessed May 2011)

Aussie Bands Music Page (accessed May 2011)

Australian Music Centre

includes library catalogue, shop, repertoire finder, downloadable resources such as mp3 files and scores and other material

Bruser, M, Art of practicing (accessed 21 March 2010)

Humberstone, J

resources on the topics of composition, music education, music technology and experimental music (accessed 20 March 2010)

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra (accessed 21 March 20, 2010)

Music Page

live streaming and other resources including forums (accessed 20 March 2010)

Technology Institute for Music Educators

forum, resources and guidelines for using technology in music education (accessed 20 March 2010) (accessed 20 March 2010)

Michalkow, M, Drumming System

downloadable practice routine generator


VIDEO AND DVD catalogues

Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Commercial DVD Catalogue, published annually.

Contemporary Arts Media (accessed May 2011), In Concert Series (43 performances), jazz, vocal and classical concerts

Marcom Projects

Marcom Projects, Musicals and Theatre catalogue

Special Broadcasting Service, DVD Catalogue, published annually, Marcom Projects



Association of Music Educators (aMuse)

Australian National Association of Teachers of Singing (ANATS)

Australian Society of Music Education (ASME)

Australian Strings Association (AUSTA)

Kodaly Music Education Institute of Australia (KMEIA)

National Library of Australia

National Film and Sound Archive

Clarinet and Saxophone Society (CLASAX)

Victorian Flute Guild

Victorian Orff Schulwerk Association

Victorian Music Teachers Association



Australian Music Centre, Music Teacher Pack, published annually.

Campbell, R, Humberstone, J & Ricketson, D 2008, Stepping Stones, Australian Music Centre & Sibelius.



Avid, Pro Tools-Audio Recording

Datasonics, Mastering Music, (Performing, Composing, Publishing & Musicianship exercises and lessons)

PG Music Inc, Band In A Box (version 12)

Rising Software Pty Ltd, Auralia, and Musition (Aural and Theory Programs)

Roland Corporation Finale Music (Notation), Sydney.

Roland Corporation, Cakewalk/Generator Music Creation (Music Composition), Sonar/ Homestudio

Sibelius, Sibelius 6, (Notation and sequencing)

Sony, Soundforge7 (audio editing)

Sony, Acid Music Studio 7 (composition)

Steinberg, Cubase, 1999 (composition)