Instrumental Program

Year 7 Instrumental Program

Year 7 students have access to a quality instrumental program which provides them with an instrument and a group lesson during their weekly timetabled music time. Students join a College Training Ensemble to further enhance their music learning experience. The instruments available for selection include:

  • Alto Saxophone
  • Cello
  • Clarinet
  • Double Bass
  • Euphonium
  • Flute
  • Trombone
  • Trumpet
  • Violin

Individual Instrumental Music Tuition

Private tuition music lessons are conducted during school term time in the College Montserrat Tuition rooms and are usually 30 minutes in length. Lessons take place during school hours or before school by peripatetic music tutors who are highly experienced professionals in their fields. 

Ensembles and Soirees

All student musicians are encouraged to participate in at least one of the College ensembles. These include Orchestra, Jazz Band, Concert Band, Beginner Strings, Choir and String Ensemble. Ensembles perform at Soiree Evenings each semester. The soirees are held to develop performance skills and engage the student and tutor, working towards a goal to increase learning potential.