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

www.abc.net.au (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

http://www.air.org.au/ (accessed May 2011)

Aussie Bands Music Page

http://www.aussiebands.com.au/australian_recording_companies.htm (accessed May 2011)

Australian Music Centre

www.australianmusiccentre.com.au/

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

Bruser, M, Art of practicing

www.artofpracticing.com (accessed 21 March 2010)

Humberstone, J

www.composerhome.com

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

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

www.mso.com.au (accessed 21 March 20, 2010)

Music Page

www.themusicpage.com

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

Technology Institute for Music Educators

www.ti-me.org/

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

www.blanksheetmusic.com (accessed 20 March 2010)

Michalkow, M, Drumming System

www.drummingsystem.com

downloadable practice routine generator

 

VIDEO AND DVD catalogues

Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Commercial DVD Catalogue, published annually.

Contemporary Arts Media

www.artfilms.com.au (accessed May 2011), In Concert Series (43 performances), jazz, vocal and classical concerts

Marcom Projects

www.marcom.com.au

Marcom Projects, Musicals and Theatre catalogue

www.marcom.com.au

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

www.marcom.com.au

 

Organisations

Association of Music Educators (aMuse)

www.amuse.edu.au

Australian National Association of Teachers of Singing (ANATS)

www.anats.org.au

Australian Society of Music Education (ASME)

www.asme.edu.au

Australian Strings Association (AUSTA)

www.austa.asn.au

Kodaly Music Education Institute of Australia (KMEIA)

www.kodaly.org.au

National Library of Australia

www.nla.gov.au

National Film and Sound Archive

www.nfsa.gov.au

Clarinet and Saxophone Society (CLASAX)

www.clasax.org

Victorian Flute Guild

www.victorianfluteguild.org

Victorian Orff Schulwerk Association

www.vosa.org

Victorian Music Teachers Association

www.vmta.org.au

 

Kits

Australian Music Centre, Music Teacher Pack, published annually.

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

 

SOFTWARE

Avid, Pro Tools-Audio Recording

www.avid.com

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

www.datasonics.com.au

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

www.pgmusic.com

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

www.rising.com.au

Roland Corporation Finale Music (Notation), Sydney.

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

www.cakewalk.com

Sibelius, Sibelius 6, (Notation and sequencing)

www.sibelius.com

Sony, Soundforge7 (audio editing)

www.sonycreativesoftware.com/soundforgesoftware

Sony, Acid Music Studio 7 (composition)

www.sonycreativesoftware.com/musicstudio

Steinberg, Cubase, 1999 (composition)

www.steinberg.net