Music Research in Australia

Current research organisations and projects

Australia has a wealth of organisations involved in music research; government, university, or industry based. This diversity of sources makes much of it difficult to trace or identify. The Music Council has taken the initiative to bring together over thirty web-based resources for Australian music research since 2000. This Section comprises short descriptions of websites of organisations that conduct or disseminate music research.

The entries are grouped alphabetically into three broad categories:

The entries are grouped alphabetically into three broad categories:
NATIONAL/GENERAL
MUSIC EDUCATION ORGANISATIONS
MUSIC INDUSTRY

Each entry is structured as follows:

  • Name of the organisation
  • Website address
  • Information about the organisation
  • Information about the website

This list was compiled for the Music Council of Australia by Leah Coutts, Alicia Maguire, Reilly Smethurst and George Browning, Queensland Conservatorium Research Centre, Griffith University. Please send comments, additions and updates to: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .