TERM 4 – MUSIC DEPARTMENT
Geelong Show – on Thursday October 18th both of our College Jazz Bands, Cold Fusion and Blues’n Jazz competed at the Geelong Show. Congratulations to all of the jazz band members on your excellent performances on the day and your outstanding representation of our College.
A big congratulations to Blues’n Jazz who won 3rd prize with St. Joseph’s College coming 1st and Kardinia International College’s VCE Year 12 five piece band coming 2nd!! Eight local school jazz bands competed in this competition.
Senior Concert Band Performance – on Monday October 22nd the Senior Concert Band performed at Bannockburn P-12 campus to promote music within State Secondary Colleges.
Bannockburn P-12 campus does not currently have a music/bands program and the main purpose of our visit was to encourage their students to become involved in the music program when they commence their program next year.
Congratulations to all of our Senior Concert Band members on an excellent performance!
College Band Performances Coming Up
SAVE THE DATES
Thursday November 15th – Junior and Intermediate Concert Bands – out all day performing at Whittington, Tate Street & Leopold Primary Schools
Tuesday November 20th – Annual Music Concert – all bands – Year 7 Junior Concert band, Year 8 Intermediate Concert band, Senior Concert Band and both of our Jazz bands – Cold Fusion and Blues’n Jazz will all be performing on this evening.
The concert is for family and friends to come along and see what our students (your children) have achieved in music this year. We look forward to seeing all families on this evening. Students are required to be at school by 6.40 pm to set up equipment ready for 7.30 pm start.
Monday December 17th – rehearsal at school in band room for Awards Night – Senior Concert Band, Blues’n Jazz and Cold Fusion – all morning.
Tuesday December 18th – Awards Night at Geelong Performing Arts Centre – Senior Concert Band, Blues’n Jazz and Cold Fusion
Depart school at 5.20 pm for GPAC return by 9.00 pm.