Australian Music Centre

APRA Building, 16 Mountain Street
NSW 2007

The Australian Music Centre (AMC) is the national service organisation dedicated to the promotion and support of art music in Australia. It is a not-for-profit organisation that has existed for more than 40 years.

  • Major advocacy and development organisation for Australian music
  • Supports and promotes new music in Australia, getting the work of Australian composers, performers, critics into the public arena
  • Supports and promotes composers and performers of this music via publishing, retail and distribution services
  • Digitally, the portal to the world for Australian music, with a repository of more than 13,000 items by 660 creators, making AMC the most extensive collection of Australian scores, recordings, teaching kits and aggregated music resources in the world
  • Designs and delivers education programs, artform and artist development schemes, developing content about Australian art music for schools, tertiary institutions, early, mid and senior career music practitioners
  • Public advocacy via national awards ceremonies
  • Strong partnerships with the collecting societies APRA-AMCOS and Sounds Australia providing vital export opportunities