For research findings on the benefits of a music education visit Music - Play for Life.
Melbourne Youth Music provides orchestral and large ensemble experience from elementary to advanced levels.
The Musical Society of Victoria (M.S.V.) offers a regular performance outlet for students of all ages and levels and also provides an opportunity to listen to other students perform. The M.S.V. also has various scholarships and awards each year for which its members may compete.
For a calendar of up-coming world-class orchestral and virtuoso performances, click on Melbourne Symphony Orchestra.
For information about exam requirements and syllabus updates, go to Australian Music Examinations Board (A.M.E.B.)
Billy Hyde Music has a large range of sheet music and instrument accessories.
For your online string purchases, browse Stringout, the Australian online musical string shop.
For violin tuition in the eastern suburbs, visit Violin Teacher Melbourne.