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open day gala

Discover what your future in music could look like with The Australian Institute of Music. If you want a taste of what life in music could be like, come to Open Day and experience it for yourself.

Our Sydney campus will be buzzing – from our rooftop overlooking the iconic Sydney Harbour down to our studios. Be amongst it all as you

  • Chat with leading industry experts – from record labels to artist managers
  •  Attend masterclasses in our production suites and recording studios
  • Watch our triple-threat Music Theatre students prepare for a show
  •  Check out our world-class campus
  • And much more!




Saturday 27 August,  10.00AM to 3.00PM


27 Nurses Walk, The Rocks, NSW 2000

tour our campus & studios

Meet students and lecturers

explore course options

attend masterclass workshops

listen to live performances

- open evening schedule -

welcome (Rooftop deck via level 6)

5.30 PM 

BBQ & Beats

Catch the sunset over Sydney Harbour, grab a bite and let DJ duo Tom Kupers (aka MOTKRS) & Jayden Montoya entertain you.  Tom and Jayden are AIM students studying a Bachelor of Music – Composition and Production.

talks (level 6, Amphitheatre)

6.00 PM 

10 mins

Your music career starts here | what makes studying at AIM unique

Hosted by AIM lecturer, renowned drummer/percussionist Chris Fields 

6.10 PM

20 mins

Becoming an AIM student

Learn about the application & audition process.  Early entry, transferring and mature age pathways. Hosted by Josephine Stark, Student Advisor.

6.30 PM 

30 mins

Careers in Music - Alumni Q&A

Ed St John, AIM Chairman & ex CEO of Warner Music Australia talks with AIM alumni about opportunities in the music industry including the signs of explosive growth.

1 ON 1'S (Level 6 & Level 4 studios)

5.30 PM to 8.00 PM

Course Overviews with AIM Lecturers

Learn about each of our courses from the industry professionals who teach them.  1 on 1 sessions to ask questions of AIM’s academic lecturers across Contemporary, Entertainment Management, Composition & Production, Audio, Classical & Masters. 

Tours (level 6 & level 4 foyers)

Every 30 mins

Campus Tours (meet level 6 foyer)

Leaving every 30 minutes from 5.45pm.  Led by AIM Student Advisors and Ambassadors tour our campus to get the inside info on AIM facilities and what it’s like to study at AIM.   

7.15 PM

30 mins

AIM Studios Tour (meet level 4 foyer)

Talk and walk with our Studio Production team on a tour of AIM studios.  Chat with our lecturers and  students who’ll be working live and get a chance to experiment with the equipment.


Tom Kupers (aka MOTKRS)

Tom Kupers (aka MOTKRS) is a 18-year-old music producer/artist from Sydney, Australia. He was born in Australia and spent half of his childhood in the Philippines. He has recently moved back to Australia and has then pursued his talent in music. Tom just released his newest single named "Alive". He made the track with the intention of creating a summer, electronic tune where people could listen to it when at the beach or at a party. MOTKRS will soon be releasing more tracks in the near future, so you better keep an eye out on his Instagram for exclusive backstage content of tracks throughout his production.

Jayden Montoya

Jayden Montoya is a 19 year old DJ/Producer from Sydney, Australia. From an early age his interest in music began to show picking up new instruments every year and by the age of 15 began to produce his own music. During the 2020 lockdown, Jayden decided to fully pursue EDM music with inspiration from the likes of Martin Garrix & David Guetta. Now in 2022 Jayden is signed to Quarterpipe Records and is expected to have a big year of releases planned.

Haley Holgate

Haley Holgate is a vocalist and guitarist from the Northern Beaches, Sydney. She regularly performs at weddings, private events, and corporate events. Her live performances feature classic artists like Fleetwood Mac and Bruce Springsteen, as well as modern acts such as Amy Winehouse and Maroon 5. Haley has been performing from a very young age and her passion has only grown stronger with every gig. Between studying Contemporary Music at the Australian Institute of Music Haley has been focusing on songwriting, preparing to release her original works in early 2023.


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