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Masterclass with Maxim Vengerov (Dec, 2015). Photo: Robert Catto

The Musica Viva Masterclass program gives music students the unique opportunity to learn from some of the world’s finest chamber musicians in a variety of learning environments across the country.

Musica Viva works with a number of teaching institutions and music organisations around Australia to select students to take part in the Masterclass program, offering them access to mentoring from some of the best musicians in the world.

Watch the Musica Viva Masterclass process!

Members of the public, teachers and students are also offered the rare opportunity to attend masterclasses and observe this musical process.


Musica Viva’s Masterclass program is supported by principal patrons Stephen Johns & Michele Bender, the Sydney Conservatorium Association (NSW), Lyn Hamill & Ian Dover (Queensland), Wesfarmers Arts (Western Australia), Mary Turner OAM (Newcastle).  

Angela Hewitt Masterclasses: Brisbane Masterclass presented in association with Queensland Conservatorium, Griffith University; Melbourne Masterclass presented in association with ANAM; Perth Masterclass presented in association with WAAPA; Sydney Masterclass presented with additional support from City of Sydney.