Sydney Conservatorium of Music offers various programs in string teaching, performance and research. Our teaching is innovative, responsive to individual needs and reflects the rigorous expectations of great performance traditions. We help you achieve your own voice as a performer and interpreter with high technical proficiency and artistic excellence.
You can study violin, viola, violoncello, double bass, classical guitar or harp. Our classes cover work on technique and interpretation, intensive performance training, postgraduate research, teaching literature and methods. Opportunities for collaboration with musical peers is also an essential part of our approach.
Our graduates can be found among the world’s top string players. Their ability to balance creative intuition, astute listening and analytical thinking positions them well for dynamic careers. They make intelligent, empathic and versatile leaders.
Our students develop as professional musicians who strive for the levels of excellence demanded by the music profession. The skills you will gain in our courses – such as research, resilience, critical thinking, communication – are also transferable to a range of industries and occupations.