Into the Music: Composition

Arts Centre Melbourne

Explore the technology and techniques used to create the music you hear every day!

The Channel offers a range of music composition workshops to suit all students, from those with little or no music skills to advanced senior music students. Please browse the workshops offered below, and get in contact with our schools team if you need further clarification or support in selecting the right workshop for your students on 9281 8582 or send us an email:

Participants in Into The Music – Composition workshops will explore technology and techniques used to create the music they hear every day. All levels of musical knowledge can be catered for; from students who have never made music before to experienced secondary and tertiary music students. The workshops can be run on a variety of software platforms depending on the experience or needs of the group. Whether you’re looking for a new, creative experience for your students or needing to fulfil specific curriculum requirements, this suite of workshops provide fun and engaging ways to explore music and musical concepts. The software options for Into the Music workshops are: ACID Music Studio, Ableton Live, or Avid Sibelius.

Choosing a workshop
Use the table on this webpage to help decide which workshop is right for your students. Please get in touch with the team at Arts Centre Melbourne if you would like to tailor the workshop to suit your curriculum planning.

After the workshop
Student work will be made available for download via a link emailed to the teacher making the booking.

If you are interested in music workshops with a contemporary music focus, check out our Australian Music Vault Remixing a Song and Australian Music Vault Lyric Writing workshops.

To make a booking or enquiry, simply press the GREEN Enquiry/Booking Request Button above right to directly contact the booking team. They will answer you promptly to discuss your booking including when payment will be required.

Suitable for Years 3 - 12

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Year Level Suitability

3-6 to 10-12

Curriculum area

The Arts - Music, English, Mathematics, Ict, Design & Technology.


Music Workshop, Composition, Technology, Interdisciplinary Learning, Physical Personal And Social Learning




Primary: 1.5hrs Secondary: 1.5 hrs, 2hrs or 3.5hrs (dependent on software choice)


$18 per student (1.5 hour workshop) $22 per student (2 hour workshop) $ 24 per student (3 hour workshop) (Minimum charge 15 students)


The Channel, Arts Centre Melbourne (Melbourne, VIC)

School Term:
Term 1, Term 2, Term 3, Term 4


All year - on demand (subject to availability)
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