about us

Established by outstanding music educator and music literacy expert Deborah Smith, DS Music provides support and resources for teaching musicianship and aural training in the secondary school.

Our flagship series Musicianship & Aural Training for the Secondary School is a COMPETE CLASSROOM MUSIC PROGRAM comprising a comprehensive set of resources for Years 7 to 12.

The series covers 3 levels of learning for the secondary school:

Level 1 for lower secondary students (Years 7 & 8) and also suitable for upper primary school students.

Level 2 for middle secondary students (Years 9 & 10)

Level 3 for upper secondary students (Years 11 & 12/VCE)

These amazing books and accompanying resources can be used in any classroom in any state of Australia (or internationally) and can easily be adapted to suit all class types and abilities. They are easy to use and have everything (LITERALLY EVERYTHING - teaching videos, practice videos, additional information sheets, additional worksheets, MP3 files, lesson plans etc etc etc)  you need to teach a great music literacy based curriculum, regardless of your personal music training background.

Features include:

For Students

For Teachers


B Mus (Distinction); Grad Dip Teach; A Mus A (Clar); ATCL (Pno)