The Victorian Orff Schulwerk Association is part of a world wide movement of music educators. VOSA is based in Victoria, Australia and was formed in 1977. It currently has a membership of approximately 350. VOSA is linked to ANCOS, the Australian National body representing Orff-Schulwerk.

VOSA membership offers:

- Reduced member rates at workshops, conferences, courses, sessions covering the pre-school, primary and secondary areas.
- Reduced rates for state and national conferences, country and community workshops, professional development programs, conferences and courses.
- Member only newsletter 'Musette' which include detailed class lesson plans/ideas, informative articles, course information, resource reviews and workshop reports.
- Music educational resources for sale, including books, CD's and DVD's.


The VOSA committee is made up of committed Orff educators. They have a wealth of Australian and overseas experience participating in and presenting the Orff approach. This committee oversees the running of the Victorian Association and its members are a fantastic resource to anyone needing more information on Orff Schulwerk.


The constitution was updated on 18th November 2010. Click here to download a copy.

Professional Development

VOSA offers a variety of professional development throughout the year. Whole day and half days in-service sessions are provided as well as conferences and workshops. Annual events such as Back to School Day, Living Music & Dance, The Early Childhood Conference of the Performing Arts (ECCPA), and the Orff Schulwerk Level Courses are eagerly anticipated by all members and others interested in music education and community music. Please browse our events page for more details.


VOSA produces 4 newsletters a year for its members. The newsletter, Musette, informs members of upcoming events and includes many great ideas and musical examples for teaching through the Orff approach. The newsletter reflects on current music education issues and is an extremely rich source of Orff-friendly ideas. We welcome contributions from members. Contact the editor at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

To finalise your membership application full payment must be received.  We welcome payment via EFT (Victorian Orff Schulwerk Association, BSB 704 191 Acct: 17139 ref MshipSurname), cheque/money order (by mail to PO Box 4014, McKinnon Vic 3204) or Visa/MasterCard (please call 03 9015 8350 to pay by credit card).

Membership begins from the date fees are received and is valid for 12 months or 24 months depending on which term of membership is selected.

Mailing Address:

VOSA Membership
PO Box 4014,
McKinnon VIC 3204

ABN 78 322 515 332

Please note the following membership fees include GST

$165 Individual membership for two years

$220 School/Corporate membership for two years

$88 Individual membership for 12 months

$121 School/Corporate for 12 months

$49.50 Full time Student or Concession Card Holder (please provide proof with application) for 12 months

Membership Application

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