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New Popular Music specialisation starting in 2020

The Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music is now offering a Popular Music specialisation for drummers, bass players, guitarists, keyboard players and vocalists.

Music only 16 September, 2019
Monash University news

New Monash Academy of Performing Arts Orchestral Scholarship

Incoming 1st year music students could be eligible to receive up to $2000 and a spot in the Monash Academy Orchestra. Five scholarships available.

Music only 26 July, 2019
Serena Cheung, master of the strings

Serena Cheung, master of the strings

Serena Cheung, a recent Bachelor of Music graduate, started playing violin at age four after seeing her older brother play. The allure of the sleek

Music only 6 July, 2018
Monash University news

Take me to Spain – Adjunct Professor John Whiteoak contracted for a new book

Adjunct Professor John Whiteaok from the Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music has been contracted for a new book, Take Me to Spain: Australian Imaginings of Spain through Music and Dance, 1820s–1970s.

Music only 9 March, 2018
Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music welcomes two new appointments

Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music welcomes two new appointments

The Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music welcomes two new lecturers, Roman Ponomariov and Samuel Ekkehardt Dunscombe, who will lead the classical woodwind and brass students.

Music only 6 March, 2018
James Zong plays Carnegie Hall

James Zong plays Carnegie Hall

James Zong is a classical pianist studying a Bachelor of Music / Bachelor of Laws double degree which allows him to combine the expertise, skills and knowledge of a law degree with training in the entertainment and music industries. He recently

Music only 31 January, 2018
Monash University news

Monash ethnomusicology Adjunct Research Fellow wins major award

Dr Salvatore Rossano, an adjunct research fellow in ethnomusicology and musicology in the Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music, has been awarded the 2018 National Folk Fellowship.

Music only 12 December, 2017
New book published by Monash musicologist Dr Paul Watt

New book published by Monash musicologist Dr Paul Watt

Dr Paul Watt’s new book, The Regulation and Reform of Music Criticism in Nineteenth-Century England, is published today.The book examines the ways in which music journalism was professionalised in England in the nineteenth century and the

Music only 29 November, 2017