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Sunday 3 October, 10am-1.30pm


The Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music and Performance at Monash University invites high school and tertiary students to participate in a collaborative and immersive day of learning and music-making!

  • Instrumental warm-up session with Greg Spence
  • Solo performance masterclass with Paul Williamson (Jazz brass)
  • Solo performance masterclass with Anthony Pope (Trumpet)
  • Solo performance masterclass with Roman Ponomariov (French horn)
  • Solo performance masterclass with Karina Filipi (Tuba)
  • Solo performance masterclass with Mike Szabo (Trombone)
  • Tertiary audition masterclass / info session with Paul Williamson and Roman Ponomariov
  • Free registration and participation!
  • Teacher PD certificates available upon request


10.00am Welcome

Roman Ponomariov and Paul Williamson

10.05am Brass Warm-up 

Greg Spence

11.00pm *The following solo performance masterclass sessions will be run parallel, at the same time.

These online masterclasses are a great way to prepare for your VCE or AMEB exams and get some valuable feedback from our faculty and guests!

To be featured in these masterclasses:

  • Submit your solo performances either as a YouTube link or a Google Drive link via email to
  • Make sure to put “Monash Brass Day Masterclass Submission” in the subject line and indicate in which masterclass session you are interested in participating.
  • Videos will be chosen to feature in these online sessions.
  • Entries close 5pm Sunday 26th of September 2021.
 Jazz Brass Masterclass

Paul Williamson

 Trumpet Masterclass

Anthony Pope

 French Horn Masterclass

Roman Ponomariov

 Trombone Masterclass

Mike Szabo

 Tuba Masterclass

Karina Filipi

12.30pmFaculty concert
1.00pm Audition Masterclass and Tertiary Studies Q&A Session

Roman Ponomariov and Paul Williamson

You will be guided through strategies that will help you understand what to expect in the room, how to prepare, and how to do your best at an audition.

Register now for Brass Day

Free attendance and participation

Registration essential: a Zoom link will be provided on receipt of completed registration form

For further information, email

Location: Zoom

Register here