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Art Music Awards: Award for Excellence by an Organisation

  • Presented by: Australian Music Centre and APRA AMCOS
  • Awarded: Annually since 2013 . This prize is no longer awarded.
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From 2020 awarded under the category "Luminary Awards - National (Organisation)".

Read about the changes to the 2020 Art Music Awards categories.


Recipients of this award

Year Placing Awarded to Awarded for
2013 Finalist Tura New Music and the Australian Chamber Orchestra The Reef Tour 2012
2013 Winner Soundstream: Adelaide New Music Festival continued promotion of new music
2013 Finalist Acacia Quartet the recording of the complete string quartets of Elena Kats-Chernin
2013 Finalist Speak Percussion Speak Percussion 2012 program
2014 Finalist Chamber Made commissioning & presenting cutting-edge chamber opera
2014 Winner Australian Art Orchestra Standout achievements in 2013, including diverse programs, cross-cultural collaborations and community engagement
2014 Finalist Arcko Symphonic Ensemble 2013 activities
2014 Finalist Frequency Oz 2013 activities
2015 Winner Gondwana Choirs for the 2014 artistic program, and significant contribution to Australian music since 1989
2015 Finalist Moorambilla Voices for the 2014 program and contribution to musical life in remote New South Wales
2015 Finalist Sydney Chamber Choir for 40 years of outstanding contribution to Australian choral music
2015 Finalist Synergy Percussion for 40 years of Synergy Percussion in 2014
2016 Finalist ABC RN The Music Show for promotion, discussion and analysis of Australian music over 25 years
2016 Winner Ensemble Offspring 2015 activities and sustained services to Australian music for 20 years
2016 Finalist Arcko Symphonic Ensemble for presenting 'From Sorrowing Earth', a celebration of Nigel Butterley
2016 Finalist Speak Percussion for their 2015 program: Performance, Commissions, Collaborations and Education
2017 Finalist Tura New Music for their 2016 program and sustained contribution to Australian music for over 30 years
2017 Finalist Zephyr Quartet for performances, collaborations, commissions and recordings in 2016
2017 Finalist Synergy Percussion and TaikOz for activities and achievements of the two new music ensembles Synergy Percussion and TaikOz
2017 Winner Speak Percussion for their 2016 program and sustained contribution to Australian music
2018 Winner Tura New Music 30 years of presenting, producing, commissioning, exhibiting, publishing, advocating and supporting Australian art music
2018 Finalist Australian Art Orchestra Collaboration, touring, mentorship and innovative programming
2018 Finalist Gondwana Choirs 'Songs of My Country' collaboration with the Vienna Boys Choir
2018 Finalist Move Records 50 years of recording and release of new music
2019 Finalist Plexus Ensemble for sustained and creative contribution to Australian music culture
2019 Finalist Canberra International Music Festival for sustained creative excellence, exceptional growth and cultivation of Australian music
2019 Finalist City Recital Hall for Extended Play Festival of New Music
2019 Winner Zephyr Quartet for their 2018 activities and 20 years of sustained contribution to the local, national and international arts scene