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Glenroy Music Centre Closes Its Doors

5th April 2024

Glenroy Music Centre, a long established small business in suburban Melbourne, closed its doors today. “After servicing the community for 40 years in our current location, it may come as a shock that Glenroy Music Centre has closed its doors.” said the owners in a statement. “Whilst it has been a very difficult decision, it is essential that John frees up his time to be there for a family member who is needing us due to ill health. We look forward to your support as we move towards this next chapter of our lives.”

Opening in its current location back in 1984 by Bob and Barbara Petts as Oak Park Guitar School, before changing ownership and becoming Glenroy Music Centre in 2002, the store has been servicing the musical needs of the community for a huge 40 years.

John has been working in the music retail industry for 51 years, 22 years as the owner of Glenroy Music, and Lindy has been connected with Glenroy Music for the past 36 years.

Link Audio Distributes LD Systems

22nd March 2024

Adam Hall Group have announced a further expansion of its international sales network, with Melbourne-based Link Audio becoming the new distribution partner for the LD Systems pro audio brand in Australia. This expanded partnership commenced on 1st March 2024, aiming to establish the diverse sound and sound reinforcement solutions of the pro audio brand in Australia and distribute them even more extensively. Continue reading

Yamaha Educational Resources

19th February 2024

Yamaha Music Australia has launched its 2024 support resources for music educators.

These initiatives are part of delivering Yamaha’s mission statement “To significantly contribute to increasing the quality of, and participation in, instrumental music around Australia”. The grant program will be expanded in 2024, alongside a unique range of professional development programs and events in support of music education. Continue reading

Music EDnet Appoints New GM

5th February 2024

Music EDnet, a leading provider of technology for music, media and the performing arts in education, is pleased to announce the appointment of Kye Thomas as the company’s new General Manager. Kye brings a wealth of experience to his role, with a professional journey deeply rooted in the music industry. His career began as an audio engineer and music producer, where he worked extensively with commercial and emerging artists in Melbourne’s finest recording studios.

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