WELCOME TO MUSIC AT MERICI
Welcome back for another exciting year playing music! To find more information on our Music Program please click here Music Flyer. We are offering a wide range of co-curricular activities this year, please click here to find more details Music Co-Curricular Activities.
Anzac Day Ceremony performance for Senior Band and Choir students: Wednesday 26 April
Rehearsals for the Senior Band and Choir will be held at 9.00am in the auditorium on Wednesday 26 April. The Ceremony will commence at 12.10pm.
2017 Band Camp and Parent Concert: Thursday 27 April and Friday 28 April
For all Beginner Band, Beginner Strings, Chamber Group, Advanced Strings, Jazz Band, Junior Band and Senior Band students.
Please follow the link http://merici.college/go/usicamp to find the permission note for the 2017 Band Camp. Students are required to arrive at Merici on Thursday 27 April and meet in the Jubilee Centre 7.30am. Return to school Friday 28 April at approximately 3.00pm with afternoon tea and set up for concert to occur afterwards.
Parent Concert: 6.00pm in the auditorium, gold coin donation. This is a great opportunity for performance of pieces prior to the Eisteddfod.
Australian National Eisteddfod: Thursday 25 May – Sunday 28 May
Jazz at Lyneham High School, Thursday 25 May
Junior, Senior, Chamber and Strings- ANU School of Music, Llewellyn Hall, Saturday 25 May
Beginner Band- ANU School of Music, Llewellyn Hall, Sunday 26 May
Times to be confirmed.
Permission notes will be emailed to students shortly and can be found on Moodle and the website.
Co-curricular music activities:
EXPRESSIVE ARTS CONCERTS
Please see Miss Way for more information.
2017 Music Practice Times
Day and Time
Beginner Strings for complete beginner strings players
Jazz for continuing and competent musicians
Beginner Band for complete beginner woodwind, brass and percussion players
Chamber Group for Preliminary level and above musicians
Choir – All students welcome
Senior Band for Advanced musicians
String Ensemble for Advanced string players
Junior Band for Continuing musicians in Years 7-9
BEGINNER STRING GROUP
Would you like to learn violin or cello in a small group?
- Attend weekly group lessons on Monday lunch times in the Jubilee Centre
- Regular practise recorded in a practise diary signed by parents each week
- Attend performances during school time as required.
- Instrument hire ($150 per year)
- Tuition book (about $20)
- Take up individual lessons
- Join Chamber Ensemble in Year 8 or Advanced String Ensemble in later years.
More information? Contact Dr Clara Teniswood (strings teacher): email@example.com
If your daughter is interested in learning an instrument at school, please fill in the form available on our website at the following link http://tinyurl.com/k3x5cwe. We continue to welcome many new tutors to the school, and the number of instruments we offer tuition in continues to expand.
If you have any questions about the music program at Merici, please contact Beth Way on email firstname.lastname@example.org.