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Music Ensembles

A range of music ensembles is on offer for students to join in both primary and secondary. The descriptions of these ensembles and the rehearsal times for each are listed below:

Ensemble Description Teacher
Double Trio
A guitar ensemble for students in Years 2 & 3.
Primary Guitar Ensemble
An ensemble for students from Years 3 - 6 who learn guitar. The ability to read music is desired.
Primary Performance Band
A band for primary students with some experience on their chosen band instrument.
Training Band
A band for beginner students in primary school.
Year 4 String Ensemble
An ensemble for selected students in Year 4 who learn a string instrument.
Superstrings
A string ensemble for students in Years 5 & 6 who have been learning violin, viola, cello or double bass.
Orchestra
An orchestra for students from Years 5 - 12 who learn an orchestral instrument and can read music.
Rock Ensemble
An ensemble focussing on rock music open to both primary and secondary students. All instrumentation is welcome and an ability to read music is preferred.
Concert Band
A band for secondary students.
Flutissimo
Secondary flute ensemble.
Middle School Guitar
For students in Years 7 - 9 who play guitar. Ability to read music is desired.
No Strings Attached
Senior school wind ensemble.
School Band
A band for students in Years 7, 8 or 9.
Secondary Guitar Ensemble
An ensemble for students from Years 7 - 12 who learn guitar. Must be able to read music.
Secondary Jazz Ensemble
An ensemble for advanced secondary students with a love of jazz music. Must be willing to learn to improvise and read jazz chord charts.
Secondary Vocal Ensemble
A vocal ensemble for all students from Years 7 - 12.
Senior String Consort
For advanced string players of violin, viola, cello or double bass. Students must be able to read music.
Ukulele Ensemble
A ukulele ensemble for secondary students. Beginners are welcome.
Rehearsal Times
Rehearsal Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Before school
Senior String Consort M1
Orchestra M1
Primary Band M1
Training Band M1
Concert Band M1
Recess
Small Ensembles Band Room
Small Ensembles Band Room
Small Ensembles Band Room
Small Ensembles Band Room / Ukulele Ensemble M1
Double Trio PPS
Primary Guitar Ensemble M2
Lunch
Primary Quartet M1
Lunchtime Concerts M1
Rock Band M1
Vocal Ensemble M1
Middle School Band M1
Secondary Guitar Ensemble M2
Middle School Guitar Ensemble M2
Period 5
Superstrings M1
Period 6
Primary String Orchestra M1
After school
Jazz Band M1