Due to the Covid 19 pandemic, all face to face DSMusic workshops are postponed until such time as restrictions are lifted enough for these to take place safely.



In 2020 DSMusic is running a VCE Music Performance Webinar Series with the aim of scheduling one a week (Monday nights at 7.30pm) until the VCE Music Performance Aural & Written Examination on 27 November 2020.

Attention ALL VCE Music Performance Students (and their Teachers)

Get exam ready, and join us live (or watch recordings and access relevant handouts etc) as Deborah Smith present a series of short, focused webinars on aspects of the VCAA end of year "Aural & Written Examination".

Upcoming webinars:

17 August 2020: No 5: Analysis – The Expressive Elements of Music PART 1 – bookings open soon

24 August 2020: No 6: Aural – Rhythmic Transcription PART 1 - bookings open soon

31 August 2020: No 7: Aural & Theory – Scales & Tonality PART 2 – bookings open soon

7 September 2020 No 8: Aural – Melodic Transcription PART 2 – bookings open soon

14 September 2020 No 9: Analysis – The Expressive Elements of Music PART 2 – bookings open soon

Replay & Resources Packs available from completed webinars:

20 July 2020: No 1: Analysis – The Expressive Outcome – Replay & Resources Pack available now - click here to purchase

27 July 2020: No 2: Aural & Theory – Scales & Tonality – PART 1 – Replay & Resources Pack available now - click here to purchase

3 August 2020: No 3: Aural & Theory – Intervals - Replay & Resources Pack available now - click here to purchase

10 August 2020: No 4: Aural – Melodic Transcription PART 1 - Replay & Resources Pack available now - click here to purchase


Throughout a normal year, we run a number of workshops for teachers and students. Deborah can also visit your school to give a workshop directly tailored to the needs of your teachers and students.

Individual Professional Learning

Deb offers individual professional learning for secondary school classroom music teachers, and will happily give you a call to organise a chat or visit to help you get the most out of DSMusic resources.

Online Courses

We run several online courses for music teachers and their students.

Contact Deb for more information about the VMPC - VCE Musicianship Preparation Course - for all VCE Music Performance students and their teachers or the 10 Weeks of Solfa course - an introduction to solfa, rhythm names and the other music education tools used to become truly musically literate.

Click here to request a call from Deb.