Creative Music Technology

Creative Music Technology at the Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music is focused on the creative application of technology within professional music production, performance, recording, multimedia and research contexts.   More information on Creative Music Technology at Monash can be found here.



Once registrations have closed for auditions, we will schedule auditions and notify all applicants by email. 


In the meantime, you should prepare for your audition

  • Two contrasting pieces created using a digital audio workstation, (Logic, Cubase, Pro Tools, Ableton Live, FL Studio or Garage Band for example). To be played in the audition on either a music device (iPod or iPhone) or laptop, (PA for amplification supplied).
  • Please make sure that at least one composition is created in the digital audio workstation using virtual instruments, samples and effects.

 When we contact you with your audition date/time we will ask you to prepare the following information for your audition

  • Your background in music including the instrument(s) you play, the number of years you’ve played them, whether you have taken any formal music lessons and/or music theory courses.
  • Your background in music technology including the software(s) you have you worked with, the number of years.
  • Why you are interested in studying Creative Music Technology at Monash University



  • This year, Performance auditions will be held 23 – 29 September and 21 November – 9 December. Read more
  • Audition Preparation Short Course Overview, 2016 Jazz, Popular Studies and Creative Music Technology Audition Preparation Short Course 2016 is a two-day course for jazz instrumentalists, jazz voice, popular voice and Creative Music Technology students. This course will explore the performance and ensemble processes that build the skills required to audition for entry to the Sir Zelman Cowen School ... Read more