Australian Music Centre Ltd

Australian Music Centre Ltd is a large-scale charity. Their main activity is registered as arts education primarily serving youth - 15 to under 25 adults - aged 25 to under 65.

AMC has many stakeholders, but at the heart of our mission is a commitment to the representation, advocacy, promotion and support of Australian composers and their music. Our important work covers contemporary classical, contemporary jazz and improvised music, experimental music and sound art. We provide career support, manage professional development programs and presents annual and biennial awards. The AMC houses and curates the most comprehensive catalogue of Australian music, a living collection of scores, recordings, research papers, teaching kits, classroom materials and aggregated media. The collection includes more than 30,000 items by approximately 750 Australian artists. The Australian Music Centre manages a range of projects in support of Australian music, ranging from new online initiatives to awards and artist development programs. Programs include our online learning platform Echo, the Art Music Awards, Paul Lowin Prizes, AMPlify artist development framework, other AMC projects and activities as well as APRA's Art Music Fund.

Australian Music Centre Ltd

Who They Help

  • Youth - 15 to under 25
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65



Total employee expenses: $534,774 (50% of revenue).
Average full-time equivalent salary: $89,129.

Revenue vs Expenses

Australian Music Centre Ltd has seen an average annual growth of 7% in revenue versus a 7% p.a. increase in expenses.

Grants given out in 2020 for use within Australia: $113,493

Assets vs Liabilities

As of 2020, Australian Music Centre Ltd has a debt-to-equity (D/E) ratio of 0.53. This is considered slightly riskier than average within the charity space.

Sources of Revenue

Sources of Expense

Responsible People

Marshall Maguire
David Francis
Board Member
Brad Cohen
David Francis
Jana Gibson
Margaret Barrett
Martel Ollerenshaw

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Registration Status
Charity is registered.
DGR Status

Donations can be claimed as a tax deduction. (Fund name: AUSTRALIAN MUSIC CENTRE FUND).

Office Address
16-20 Mountain St
Entity Type
Australian Public Company

A company is a non-individual client type. Company is defined to include a body corporate and any other unincorporated association or body of persons but does not include a partnership or a non-entity joint venture.

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