Study music at the University of Newcastle and showcase your talent through live performances and industry collaboration.

Bachelor of Music

Practical Experience

When you study the Bachelor of Music at the University of Newcastle, you will have the opportunity to refine your skills through regular performances within the Conservatorium as well as popular venues.

Practical experiences are an integral part of your music degree and contribute to the musical identity of the Hunter region.


We have many active music ensembles involving staff, students and the community. You can be involved in small instrumental and vocal ensembles, bands and orchestras. Ensembles generally rehearse weekly during semester time and often give concerts in the Conservatorium Concert Hall as well as at local, national and on occassion, international venues.


As well as offering a wide variety of performance experiences within the Bachelor of Music degree, students have the opportunity to work and perform in the community and throughout the region. This includes performances in opera, jazz and popular venues, community events or the numerous concerts held in Newcastle and greater Hunter region.

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