Music News

What can I be involved in? Please join us at the next rehearsal. Weekly Music Schedule Monday: Junior Band – Miss Dean - Lunch Time - Small Rock Band Tuesday: Assembly Band – Miss Dean - Lunch Time - Small orchestra that plays at College Assemblies Wednesday: Stage Band – Run by the Trumpet Teacher

March 3rd, 2017|

Music Teacher: Combined Schools’ Production of Mary Poppins

Introductory Session Over the last month, auditions have taken place with cast, crew and band having been selected for the 2017 Combined Schools’ Production of Mary Poppins. On Thursday 24 November students from Mater Christi College and St Joseph’s College gathered for the official Introductory Session. Introducing a few of our participants: Orhestra: Boyan

December 2nd, 2016|

2017 Production: Mary Poppins

On Friday 21 October, we announced the exciting news that the 2017 Production will be a combined production with Mater Christi College. With this new partnership, each year a school will take on the responsibility to host the Production with the rehearsals taking place at the host school. In 2017, the Production will be

November 4th, 2016|

St Joseph’s College Orchestra: Community Performance

“The musical opportunities that St Joseph’s offers are endless and exciting. Through the Music program, students can express themselves fully and relax with their mates. On Saturday 22 October we were lucky enough to be a part of the band that performed at St John the Baptist Primary School’s fete. The atmosphere was amazing

November 3rd, 2016|

Come and Join our Music Ensembles

At the beginning of this term, we began running our student led music ensembles. The ensembles have been extremely successful with the senior students mentoring the musicians from Years 7 and 8. I encourage all students interested in receiving help with their instruments to simply come along to the music room on Thursday during lunchtimes.

November 3rd, 2016|

New Music Groups and Upcoming Events

This Semester, a number of new music activities are beginning in the Music Department. Below is a schedule of all the events taking place in Term 3. The teachers name is listed next to the activity and any further questions about a specific group please direct to the teacher running the group or alternatively

August 25th, 2016|

Lunch Time Music Concerts

This week, the Performing Arts Captains, Euguene Fogden and Jarrek Montenegro, hosted the third Lunch Time Music Concert for this year. At each concert, around nine students would perform a piece of their choice. It has been fantastic to see all levels of musicians performing to a very supportive audience. On Thursday 21 July, over

August 1st, 2016|

The Addam’s Family – Production Band

This year, the music for the College Production will be performed by 17 students. It has been a pleasure working with each of the students as they rehearse and develop the 40 pieces up to a performance standard. Nathan, Deacon and Josh have reflected on the experience. Deacon Kimmitt, Year 8 Cantamessa “I am the

August 1st, 2016|