Music News | Junior School

Music News | Junior School

One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.

– Bob Marley

AMEB Results

Congratulations to piano players Felix (4Fo) and Charlie (6Fo) on magnificent public examination results. Both received a Grade 5 Honours award for Piano Leisure Video Repertoire. The examiner commended both candidates for their musicianship, well-prepared performances, and commendable memory work. Well done Charlie and Felix!

If you have any music news to share, please email your Instrumental (individual tuition) teacher so it can be shared in the newsletter.

Eisteddfod Success

Congratulations to Vivaldi Strings for being Highly Commended at the Sydney Eisteddfod in the Primary School Premium String Ensemble section. Vivaldi worked hard during rehearsals and submitted a recording at the end of Term 2. Well done, Vivaldi!

Practice Challenge Winner

Congratulations to Jacob Chan for winning the Week 1 – 5 Practice Challenge. Jacob plays tuba in the Junior School Concert Band and violin in Vivaldi Strings. Well done Jacob!

The winner of the Practice Challenge for Week 6 – 10 will be announced in the Week 10 Newsletter. Good luck to all entrants!

Instrumental Programme for individual lessons

Online instrumental lessons are available on Microsoft Teams. The Director of Co-Curricular Music (PreK-12), Dr McGregor has communicated with families about the protocols in place for lessons. If you have not received the communication, please contact your Instrumental (individual tuition) teacher.

Hungry For More? Music Co-curricular Ensemble activities are posted each week in Hungry for More Music in Canvas. Mr Adams will post activities for the Junior School Choir, Mrs Korjenvsky will post activities for the String Orchestras and Mr Mályusz will post activities for the Concert Bands. All students can participate in the Annual Junior School Practice Challenge. Participation in the various activities is entirely voluntary and not a compulsory commitment. Simply visit Canvas and navigate to Hungry for More.

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If you have any further inquiries for music, please contact the Music Department on 9581 6042.

Trevor Adams | Director of Junior School Music

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