Music

Australia Council for the Arts supports composers, musicians and organisations to create new music and present it to audiences. Our goal is to reflect and promote the diversity, excellence and energy of contemporary Australian musical culture.

This page provides important information for artists in the Australian music scene, such as reports on recent successful grant applications, upcoming industry events and current research relating to the music sector.

Our goal is to reflect and promote the diversity, excellence and energy of contemporary Australian musical culture.

Successes for 2014-15 Australia Council Fellowship musicians

Meet the current Music Fellowship recipients and what projects they are working on. Karin Schaupp, Paul Mac, Matthew Robinson and Claire Edwardes.

Each year, the Music section of the Australia Council awards Fellowships to outstanding artists to realise ambitious long term artistic and professional goals.

Further than funding specific projects, it also gives the Fellows support to explore new themes within their work, undertake unexpected opportunities and pursue new creative collaborations.

Read more here.

Current Music Fellows, left to right, top to bottom, Claire Edwardes, Matthew Robinson, Karin Schaupp and Paul Mac.
Current Music Fellows, left to right, top to bottom, Claire Edwardes, Matthew Robinson, Karin Schaupp and Paul Mac.

Highlights

2015 Featured Grants

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