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The Australian Major Performing Arts Group, or AMPAG, is the umbrella group for Australia's major performing arts companies who inspire millions through theatre, circus, contemporary dance, classical ballet, classical music, opera, musicals and comedy.
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Arts in Senate Estimates 28 Feb

Arts in Senate Estimates 28 Feb

Minister advises Senator Kakoschke-Moore the department's priority is- 'highlighting, apart from the obvious cultural and social contribution to Australia society of the arts, the economic contribution, and trying to link the skill sets that so many creative artists and others have and of which there are quite a lot of spillovers now into the broader economy....

So,widening the conversation to the broader economy I think is where the department's focus is right now.'



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How WASO tackles audience challenges in a big state

How WASO tackles audience challenges in a big state

​Music Australia looks at the ways in which Australia’s state orchestras are seeking to build new audiences. Operating in a state of 2.6 million square kilometres, the West Australian Symphony Orchestra reaches out to its more far-flung audiences via a range of live broadcast platforms. Communities even in the Pilbara region are able to hear its performances. Written by Graham Strahle for Music Austrralia.

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Thinking in Terms of Community: The TSO

Thinking in Terms of Community: The TSO

Often there are two cultures that exist side by side inside a symphony orchestra. There is a player culture that is borne from the many years of training, ethos and experience that each of its musicians brings. Then there is a management and marketing culture that is concerned with steering the orchestra to where opportunities for audience and brand development are seen to exist writes Music Australia's Graham Strahle.

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