Vocal & Instrumental Music

Year 7 2023 Information

Orientation Registration: Year 7 Music Orientation Day - Tuesday 8 November

Enrolment - 2023 Vocal & Instrumental Music Lessons

About Us

The Shalom College Music Program is an ensemble-based, co-curricular music program that strives to provide well-balanced, enriching and authentic performance experiences. The established ensembles at Shalom College ensure that students of all ages and abilities have the opportunity to apply specific skills learned in lessons through directed rehearsals and public performances.

Members of the Concert Bands and String Ensembles are encouraged to participate in extension ensembles such as Jazz Bands and Symphony Orchestra.

Participation in Choir is encouraged for all students enrolled at the college.

Vocal & Instrumental Music at Shalom

Music education is an essential component of a holistic education. The Shalom College Music Department aspires to provide a superlative music education for students of all abilities and developmental stages. Our mission is to create an environment that carefully nurtures growth and students’ connectedness to their world and each other, through a multitude of engaging, enriching and authentic learning experiences which enhance and shape their individual creativity and expression.

Ensembles

  • College Choir
  • Treble Makers
  • Symphony Orchestra
  • Chamber Strings
  • Rochford Strings
  • Senior Concert Band
  • Intermediate Concert Band
  • Senior Jazz Band
  • Intermediate Jazz Band
  • Guitar Ensemble
  • Rock Band

Instruments

  • Strings: Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass, Electric Bass, Electric and Acoustic Guitar
  • Woodwind: Flute, Oboe, Clarinet (including Bass), Saxophone, Bassoon
  • Brass: Trumpet, Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba
  • Percussion: Mallett, Orchestral, Drum Kit
  • Other: Piano, Vocal/Singing, Theory

Enrolment

Commitment to lessons is for a term at a time and will be charged accordingly. The enrolment of your child includes a weekly lesson and memberships to age and level appropriate ensembles

Our specialist music staff provide instrumental and vocal instruction in group or private lessons.

Fees

  • Group Lessons - $100 per term
  • Private Lessons - $28 per lesson (8 per term)
  • Instrument Hire - $70 per term

Contact

Ms Megan Hoban

Instrumental Music Coordinator

Megan_Hoban@shalomcollege.com