Student Concert Series 2017

Welcome to our 2017 Student Concert Series



Our Student Concert Series provides informal, friendly and supportive performance opportunities for students of VMTA members.

Open entry - all grades, all instruments, ALL WELCOME - including beginners!

This year we have aligned the dates of the Student Concert Series more closely with examination session dates. This gives students who are preparing for an exam the opportunity to gain valuable performance experience leading up to their exam. However, any student of a VMTA member is encouraged to perform, whether they are preparing for an exam or not.

There is one more concert remaining in the series:


Student Concert
Saturday 21 October, 3-5pm

Richmond Uniting Church
314 Church Street
Richmond VIC 3121

Ticket prices

Performer: FREE
Adult: $10
Child: $5
Family: $20


To book visit

Performers must be booked in.

Genevieve Newton
General Manager
Victorian Music Teachers' Association
Telephone: (03) 5243 4200

Information for performers:

  • Beginners and students who are preparing for Preliminary to Grade 3 may perform up to 2 pieces.
  • Students preparing for Grade 4 to LMusA may perform 1 piece or a movement from a larger work.
  • If piano accompaniment is required, performers are asked to bring their own accompanist. If assistance is required in finding an accompanist, please contact the office in advance of the event.
  • Please note the venue is equipped with a beautiful Schimmel grand piano for use by pianists and accompanists. A music stand will be provided for instrumentalists.
  • We kindly ask that performers arrive on time and stay for the duration of the concert in order to support other performers.
  • If you are performing, you will be asked to provide some information at the time of booking. Please have the following information available:
    • Name of performer
    • Instrument
    • Grade (AMEB or equivalent)
    • Name, composer and length of piece/s to be performed
    • Name of performer’s teacher
    • Parent's name, email address and phone number
    • Indicate whether you are bringing an accompanist
  • A program will be emailed to performers a few days prior to the event and will also be available at the concert.
  • Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the concert to sign in.

Program Notes 

To assist us in making the program interesting for the audience, we kindly ask that performers prepare a brief introduction about the piece they are performing. Performers are asked to introduce their own item. Please contact us if you have any concerns or queries about this.  

Directions & Parking 

Please allow plenty of time for parking as the area can be busy on the weekend. There is unlimited parking in Church Street from 1pm on Saturday. The location is well serviced by trains and trams and there is a tram stop outside the church.


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