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Summary of 2017

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Happy New Year to all friends and family, new and old, of Con Brio School of Music.
Welcome to 2018 as we open our doors for the new year.

Con Brio School of Music is proud to announce some of its amazing achievements from the year of 2017:

  • 4 x Full Music Scholarships: Knox Grammar (Owen Jiang), Barker College (Kyle Li & Elaine Xia) & Pymble Ladies College (Alana Gao)
    Alana Gao with Pymble ladies scholarship awarded
  • Owen Jiang, performed Hungarian Rhapsody no.2 by Liszt at the Sydney Opera House, as part of the Festival of Choral Music Concert hosted by the Arts Unit, NESA.
    Owen Jiang NESA
  • Ken Li, awarded First in the state for both HSC Music 2 & Music Extension and will be performing at the Encore concert on the 19th of Feb at the Opera House.
  • Ken was also selected to perform solo at the Festival of Instrumental Music held at the Concert Hall of the Sydney Opera House, organised by the Arts Unit, NESA. He performed the Liszt’s Paraphrase on a theme by Rigoletto.
    Ken Li
  • Con Brio HSC students received a total of 6 Encore Nominations, and all 10 x Year 12 music students scored band 6, the highest band possible.

  • On 26th of May, Con Brio teachers had the privilege to perform for NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian during a Rotary function.
    Meeting with NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian

Congratulations to all students, their parents, and our teachers who have worked together to create these fantastic results. We look forward to another year of success!


Future of Online Music Exams – Con Brio Exams

Con Brio Exams Banner


The Con Brio School of Music would like to introduce to every one a new examination platform that is exciting, modern and a great alternative to traditional examinations.

Welcome to the future of Music Examinations!

Con Brio Examinations is an online exam system that utilises the internet and video sharing platforms to set a universal standard for music examinations, recognised around the world.

The advantage of this system is the complete flexibility of the exam. Not only are candidates able to include pieces of any style of music, they can complete the exam at any time of the year.

Con Brio Exams features an interactive music syllabus of over 20,000 pieces, each linked to online video performances creating a valuable, educational resource. From the Classical repertoire of Bach and Beethoven through to themes of movies, games or even anime, all teachers, students and music enthusiasts can tailor a truly motivational learning experience.

Record yourself performing three pieces from our syllabus and upload them for our specialist examiners to assess. It is as simple as that. This exam system can also aid in preparing for traditional exams such as Trinity, ABRSM, AMEB, or any of your local exams.

This revolutionary exam system is proudly endorsed by some of the most reputable musicians in the industry, from esteemed university professors and pedagogues to successful YouTube artists.

Top performing candidates will be featured in our ‘Hall of Fame’, where these candidates will be able to showcase their amazing performances to a global audience.

We live in a world of internet and technology.  By utilising a fun, flexible and interactive music exam system that targets all important aspects of musical development, music can be attractive and enjoyable for the new generation of students.

To be a part of the future of music exams, visit:


Con Brio Teachers Performing at TCCA Night 2017 May

On the night of the 24th of May, staff from the Con Brio team got together to entertain the members and guests of the Taiwanese Chamber of Commerce Australia Conference to critical acclaim during their annual dinner function. Our team performed 3 medleys and a few encores with vigour and joy and we delighted to represent our school on this very special occasion.


Con Brio 21st Concert

Anime at Con Brio

We are proud to announce our 21st Con Brio Concert – Anime at Con Brio on 25 June, 2017.

The event details:

  • Date: 25 June, 2017
  • Time: 12pm-4pm and 5pm-8pm
  • Location: Music Workshop, Sydney Conservatorium of Music, Macquarie Street, Sydney
  • Dress Code: Formal or dress up as your favourite character from any anime or animation like Disney or Pixar.

For tickets enquiries, please contact us as soon as possible, or find out more details via facebook.


New Video from Con Brio School of Music

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