Australian National Academy of Music
The only institute of its kind in the country, the Australian National Academy of Music (ANAM) is dedicated to the artistic and professional development of the country’s most exceptional young musicians. It offers them an intensive year-long course of individual coaching, master classes and performances; each year, these outstanding young artists present over 180 public events, including concerts, special events, competitions and forums. Through innovative and adventurous programming, ANAM pushes the boundaries of how classical music is presented and performed, developing future music leaders distinguished by skill, imagination and contribution to Australian music culture. ANAM’s performance and training projects are led by a range of national and international artists, and have included Simone Young, Richard Tognetti, Paul Kelly, Brett Dean, Paavail Jumppanen, Anthony Marwood, Meow Meow, Paul Grabowsky, together with partnerships with choreographers, architects, designers and a range of Australian composers.