Take a Seat

Take a Seat

This year the Elder Conservatorium of Music invites you to 'take a seat' and help refurbish the iconic Elder Hall, a place where the wonder of music has been celebrated for more than 100 years.

Your gift is an investment in Australia's musical landscape and will ensure the Elder Conservatorium of Music remains an extraordinary place to foster world-class musicians and delight in music as a community.

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Featured stories

Elder Hall: a special place for Andrew Bain

After playing many times at Elder Hall during University, Andrew Bain is now the principal horn of the LA Philharmonic a music teacher and entrepreneur.

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A pivotal role in award-winning composer’s career

Highly sought after orchestral and chamber music composer, Anne Cawrse remembers many Elder Hall premieres starting right back to when she was a student at the Elder Conservatorium.

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From Adelaide to LA: Elder Con alumna Anna shares career successes and advice

Jazz bassist and composer Anna recalls many years of memories at Elder Hall. Since graduating in 2012, Anna has been living, working and creating in Los Angeles where she has performed, recorded and toured with various artists and performed at Madison Square Gardens.



Written in the notes

Thanks to a shared love of music, the Elder Hall lunchtime concert series, being in the right place at the right time, and the connection of a mutual friend, University of Adelaide alumni David and Elsabeth were meant to be.