Appel Farm is pleased to offer a range of programming designed for Girl Scouts to earn their Visual and Performing Arts Petals, Badges and Journey Awards. Since 1974 the Open Academy at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music has opened it’s doors to the community through programs, courses and workshops for school students, musicians, music teachers and to all those who are interested in learning more about music.
The Conservatorium places a high emphasis on its research activity and is recognised as a gathering place for experiencing music performance, scholarship and culture by individuals who push the boundaries of innovation, creativity, cognition and expression.
Swingadelic is the New York City Metropolitan Area’s greatest little big band” that delivers the traditional big band and Great American Songbook music of Duke Ellington and Frank Sinatra’s Rat Pack era and comes up with the most listenable and danceable music.
There is growing evidence that a personalised music program gives professionals one more tool in their effort to reduce reliance on anti-psychotic medications. We encourage attendees to use Metrorail or other means of public transportation to attend the festival. Their music runs the gamut from country swing to blues to New Orleans jazz to acoustic R&B, and they’re quite effective at blending those styles seamlessly. Big West Festival received $20,210 Through Music’s 2013-2014 grant category Presentation and Promotion. The Bachelor of Music Studies and Bachelor of Arts with Honours comprises a widely recognised and highly regarded additional year of undergraduate study available to students who have recently completed an undergraduate degree. All funds provided are exclusively directed to operating The Centre for Arts and Music.
Music graduates may gain employment in areas such as performance, accompanying, composing, arranging, lecturing, music editing, arts or education administration, librarianship, research, music programming, media work (journalist, critic, author), music education (instrumental school or studio).