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The Elder Conservatorium of Music: Excellence, Innovation, Tradition, Community.

With a long and distinguished history dating back to 1883, the Elder Conservatorium is the oldest tertiary music school in Australia and widely respected as one of the country's leading music institutions.

埃尔德音乐学院的悠久历史可以追溯到 1883 年,它是澳大利亚历史最悠久的高等音乐学校,并且作为澳大利亚领先的音乐机构之一而广受赞誉。

Study with us

Study music at one of Australia’s oldest and most distinguished tertiary music schools, in the heart of The Festival City.

Study with us

Auditions

Find out about our audition process to become a student at Australia's oldest and most prestigious music school. 

Auditions

Open Music Academy

Engage with the Elder Conservatorium of Music through our Open Music Academy, providing music enjoyment for all ages.

Open Music Academy

Concert Series

The staff and students of the Elder Conservatorium of Music welcome you to our Concert Series.

Concert Series

About

As one of Australia’s oldest and most distinguished tertiary music schools, the Elder Conservatorium plays a leading role in Australia’s musical landscape.

About

Health, Safety and Wellbeing (HSW)

The health, safety and wellbeing of our students and staff is paramount to the Elder Conservatorium of Music.

Health, Safety and Wellbeing

News and events

08

Apr

Dr Evgeny Sorkin Violin, Viola and Chamber Ensemble Masterclasses and Workshops

The Elder Conservatorium of Music is delighted to welcome violinist Dr Evgeny Sorkin for a weekend of violin, viola and chamber music masterclasses and lectures.

30

Mar

Baroque Academy

Adelaide Baroque are delighted to present this Academy in conjunction with the Elder Conservatorium of Music. We are committed to providing a pathway for young and emerging Australian musicians to learn the specialist skills of Historical Performance. In bringing together the core of Adelaide Baroque’s musicians with some of the most celebrated Australian Baroque performers and teachers we are presenting a significant four-day intensive experience, open to secondary and tertiary students and young professionals alike.
I hope you will join us for this very special event!

23

Mar

Meet the Soloist: Lauren Borg

Meet Lauren Borg, flute soloist in the Elder Conservatorium Symphony Orchestra concert on Friday 25 March. Lauren will be performing Carl Reinecke's Flute Concerto, in a concert that also features music by Rossini and Haydn.

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