This will be a “sticky” post to help first time music parents to the website. Continue reading First time music parents
Ryde Eisteddfod – A huge congratulations to all the children who participated last week at the Ryde Eisteddfod, especially the Recorder Ensemble for their first place. Thank you to all the children for working diligently, parents for helping them and to Sue and Joe for all the hard work they put it and the magnificent results. Thank you also to Mr White and Mrs Small … Continue reading Newsletter – Term 3 Week 5 – 15 August 2017
Information & instrument demonstration evening… Continue reading Newsletter – Term 3 week 4 – 8 August 2017
MUSIC PRACTICE AWARDS – Music Practice Awards will be presented at this week’s infants and primary assemblies, so make sure you pop any completed practice cards with your name, class and instrument, into the special music box in the front office by Wednesday morning. Students can then collect the next card (e.g. 26-50, or 50-75 practice sessions, and so on) from the music drawer in … Continue reading Newsletter – Term 3 week 3 – 1 August 2017
Music Program vacancies…
K-6 Guitar Lessons ….
Composition Workshop… Continue reading Newsletter – 25 July 2017 – Term 3 week 2
Lessons start this week….
What’s new in Term 3…
Dates for your diary… Continue reading Newsletter – 18 July 2017 – Term 3 week 1
Earlier in March this year, Monique (our String Ensemble Conductor) and Michael (our Cello & Violin teacher) organized a Music Workshop at Birchgrove Primary, where the end result was a radio play. The main vocal characters are professionals, but the music, singing and sound effect are all done by the kids that participated. Continue reading MISS MONIQUE AND MIKE’S MUSIC WORKSHOP : A SPACE ODYSSEY RADIO PLAY!
It has been a very busy term for our musicians with many of them being able to experience public performance for the first time. Thank you parents for helping your children get to their lessons and rehearsals and for supporting them with practice at home. As I read the reports from the tutors, I was very pleased with the effort that many of the students … Continue reading Newsletter – 27/6/17 – week 10
WAHROONGA MUSIC FESTIVAL
Huge congratulations to our REPS Band and the Recorder Ensemble for brilliant performances last Sunday. Everyone worked extremely hard in the lead up and the improvement in the last few weeks has been impressive to witness. Continue reading Newsletter – 21/6/17 – Week 9
INFANTS STRING PROGRAM
Information was sent home last week about the new strings program for infants. This week at the Gold Card assembly, Michael and Monique will be doing a demonstration for the kids and will stay afterwards if anyone has any queries with regards to the sizing of instruments. Please read the information carefully and fill out the online form. Places will be limited so don’t delay. https://rydeeastmusicweb.typeform.com/to/hkAPF3 Continue reading Newsletter – 13/06/17 – Week 8
Dear parents and students, I was so impressed this morning with our performance pieces for the Wahroonga Music Festival. Parents, you will be in for a treat at our performance! Please keep up the good work. Let’s amaze our audience with our beautiful playing. This week’s practice sheet is attached. Happy music making, Sue Thorvaldson. Continue reading Recorder Practice Notes – Term 2 Week 7