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New Guitar Studies book by Michelle Nelson

Friday, February 02, 2018

With the release of the 2018-20 Guitar/Bass/Mandolin syllabus, we have received a number of enquiries regarding Michelle Nelson's new book, "Twenty-five Studies for Classic Electric Guitar". This book is currently being prepared, and is expected to be available in the second quarter of 2018. Keep an eye on this site and ANZCA's Facebook page for more details. ..

2018–20 Syllabuses

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Pianoforte and Pianoforte Duet are now available and can be downloaded in PDF format free of charge from the Syllabus (/anzca_syllabuses) page or purchased from our Shop (/Publications/syllabuses), along with Drum Kit and Guitar/Bass/Mandolin. Alternatively, you can order from the ANZCA office by phone or email, or through your country's representative; see the Contact (/contact_us) page for details. Other syllabuses will be released over the coming weeks. ..

2018 Examination Handbook and Information

Wednesday, December 06, 2017

The ANZCA Examination Handbook and Information 2018 booklet is now available as a PDF download from each region's page (Australia/New Zealand/Asia) under the Exam Entry tab above, or the region buttons on the right of the Home page. Printed copies will be posted to all ANZCA subscribers and active teachers in mid-December. If you do not receive your copy, please contact the ANZCA office (within Australia) or your region's Representative (https://anzca.worldsecuresystems.com/contact_us). ..

Jazz Syllabus Level 1 – Now Available

Monday, November 13, 2017

The first level of ANZCA's new Jazz Syllabus series is now available from our online shop. Featuring 16 new compositions by Christopher Norton and performance advice by Doug McGregor, Level 1 is available in printed form for Alto Sax, Tenor Sax, Clarinet, Trumpet and Piano, and as a digital download for Flute and Trombone. Free backing tracks are available from the Jazz Syllabus page under the Support tab in the menu above. ..

New Queensland Representative

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

ANZCA's Board of Directors and Management is delighted to announce the appointment of Cynthia Delaney to the position of Queensland Representative. Cynthia is already known to many of you, having had a long and productive association with ANZCA as our local representative in the Mackay/Whitsunday area for many years. Although Cynthia resides outside the Brisbane metropolitan area, she is known to Brisbane teachers and also in many other regions of Queensland. Cynthia's contact detai ..

June McLean: ANZCA's New Patron

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

By Barry Archibald, ANZCA Chairperson At the Annual General Meeting of ANZCA's Board of Directors in May, directors were unanimous in their decision to offer the position of Patron to June McLean, in recognition of her long-term leadership, commitment to advancing ANZCA's interests in Australia and elsewhere, and the dedicated service she gave to the organisation as one of its founding directors. The Board of Directors is delighted that June has accepted the offer, being only the second  ..

2017 Graduation Ceremony and Concert

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

The ANZCA Graduation Ceremony and Concert was once again a great success this year, with brilliant performances showcasing the hard work and dedication of the Graduates. For a description and photos of the afternoon's event, plus a full list of all Graduates, see the Graduation (http://www.anzca.com.au/graduation) page (under the News/Events tab above). ..

Jazz Syllabus - Coming Soon

Thursday, March 16, 2017

ANZCA Music Examinations is thrilled to announce the release in mid-2017 of an exciting new Jazz Syllabus for Wind and Brass, with 80 pieces written exclusively for ANZCA by world famous composer, arranger, educationalist and producer Christopher Norton. Consisting of five levels from beginner to advanced, each book will also feature performance advice by ANZCA Board Director Doug McGregor. (/PDF Ads and Flyers/Jazz Syllabus flyer 01.pdf)  ..

Monash University Prize Awarded

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Monash University Arts has announced Lily Tait as the winner of the 2016 ANZCA Music Prize. ANZCA extends its congratulations to Lily, whose prize-winning work "Nikki" (for cello and piano) is dedicated to cellist Nikki Edgar. For more information on all ANZCA's University Prizes, click here (/university-prizes) or see the link under the News/Events tab at the top of the page. ..

2017 ANZCA Handbook Now Available!

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

The 2017 ANZCA Examination Handbook and Information is now available as a PDF download from each region's page (Australia/New Zealand/Asia) under the Exam Entry tab above, or the region buttons on the right of the Home page. For a printed copy of this manual, please contact the ANZCA office (within Australia) or your region's Representative (/contact_us). ..