In pictures: Raising a glass and money for a good cause at 40th Gala

Central Coast Conservatorium of Music supporters, donors, special guests, students, staff and board members came together to celebrate the Con's 40th anniversary at Kefi restaurant while raising much-needed funds to continue to provide quality music education on the Coast.

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Schools Program conductor Kevin Smith - one of the Scholarship judges - with a school band at Central Coast Band Festival 2023.

2024 Schools Scholarship recipients awarded in record funding round

Twenty school students have been awarded Central Coast Conservatorium of Music’s 2024 Schools Scholarships worth a total of $65,000 over three years.

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‘Singing was immediately so much easier’: Michaele Archer on meeting world-renowned vocal coach Robin de Haas

She calls him a “brilliant human”. He calls her “an operatic Marilyn Monroe”. As Central Coast Conservatorium singing teacher Michaele Archer prepares to welcome her mentor - world-renowned Swiss voice coach Robin de Haas to Gosford - for the Australian premiere screening of a documentary about his life and a Breathing Coordination masterclass on November 29 and 30, Geraldine Cardozo spoke to the pair about how they met and how their methodology can help everyone - from singers to CEOs.

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Celebrations all round at Central Coast Conservatorium of Music Allen Family Scholarship Finals

There were plenty of celebrations at Central Coast Conservatorium’s Supporters Concert featuring the Allen Family Scholarships Finals on Sunday 12 November with three students taking home top prizes as the Con marked its 40th Birthday. 

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Central Coast Conservatorium Scholarship recipients (clockwise from top left) Jerome Drobot, Elana Sydenham, Mia Cross, Monika Sydenham, Noah Taylor and Dana Hamilton.

2024 Central Coast Conservatorium Competitive Scholarships announced

Congratulations to all the students who participated in the scholarship auditions for the 2024 Central Coast Conservatorium of Music Competitive Scholarship auditions held on Saturday 28 October at Robert Knox Hall. 

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