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Primary Instrumental Music Program

Instrumental Music at:

St Joseph's Wandal, St Peter's School, St Paul's Gracemere


Primary Enrolment

Please complete the Google Form to enrol your child for instrumental lessons in 2019. Instruments available for hire: Double Bass, Bass Clarinet, Tenor Sax, French Horn and Euphonium (Loan Agreement). Instruments are available for hire or purchase at Green Brothers (Band and String Instruments). String instrument sizing charts. Year 4, 5 and 6 students can be enrolled without consultation. To enrol younger students, please contact the Instrumental Coordinator: Younger students will only be granted lessons if the Principal, Music Coordinator and Music Teacher have discussed the request and are in agreement.

Year 4 Enrolment (Compulsory Program Instruments Only)

Please complete the Google Form to enrol your child, who will be in year 4 in 2018, for instrumental lessons. Please complete and hand in the Musical Instrument Loan Agreement (all instruments).


Benefits of Studying Music

Your Brain on Music Education 101 to 110 written by Christopher Viereck, PhD (Developmental Neurobiologist-in-Residence).


Ensembles Available to Students

  • School String Orchestra (years 4 to 6)
  • School Beginner Band (year 4)
  • School String Ensemble (years 5 and 6)
  • School Senior Band (years 5 and 6)
  • RSCS String Orchestra (years 4 to 6)
  • RSCS Beginner Band (year 4)
  • RSCS Senior String Orchestra (years 5 and 6)
  • RSCS Senior Band (years 5 and 6)


Performance Opportunities

  • Assembly Performances
  • Chamber Music Concerts
  • Primary Music Evenings
  • Rockhampton Eisteddfod
  • Fairs


Primary Music Calendar





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