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ANU School of Music
Building 100
The Australian National University
Acton ACT 2601

About the School of Music

Located in the heart of the nation's capital, and on the campus of Australia's premier research university, the Australian National University School of Music has a rich and rich history. It was the first purpose-built music school facility in Australia and for nearly 50 years the school has also played a leading role in the cultural life of Canberra and our region.

Today, the school offers a model of music education, which best supports the professional and professional needs of music students in the context of public service. It positively engages with the fact that globalization and the rise of the digital age are having a profound impact on music culture in Australia, while affirming the profound human truth that the most immediate and powerful way to experience music is through performance. At its heart, the school affirms an ideal of musical excellence, ethically informed, generosity of spirit, intellectually rigid, outward-looking, responsible, accountable and receptive to new ideas.