Primary School Ensemble Workshop

On Wednesday 18th July 2018 your student is invited to attend the Combined Primary Schools Instrumental Workshop Day.  This is a free full day workshop held at Grace Lutheran College, Rothwell Campus, for instrumental music students from Grace Primary, Living Faith and St Paul’s Lutheran Primary Schools.

Grace Academy students from our partner primary schools in both the strings and band areas will come together in one of four ensembles - Junior Strings, Junior Band, Senior Strings or Senior Band.  Students will travel by Grace College bus to Rothwell, taking part in rehearsals, sectionals and fun activities throughout the day, with a concert held in the afternoon showcasing the day’s work.  This workshop day is a fantastic opportunity for your child to meet with primary school musicians from our other partner schools and will further extend your student’s instrumental technique and ensemble playing.

Details for the workshop day are:

Times:  Students are to arrive at their home primary campus at the following times to board the Grace College Bus to Rothwell

St Paul’s: 8:15am
Grace Primary: 8:30am
Living Faith: 8:30am

Please note that there is no return bus to primary school campuses and students are to be picked up directly from the College following the performance.

Performance:  5:00pm at the Grace Lutheran College Rothwell Chapel. 

Dress:  Students should wear their normal school formal or day uniform (not sports uniform).

What to bring:  Instrument, fold-up music stand, spare strings/reeds, rosin, valve oil, etc; pencil, folder, and music; hat; water bottle.  

Meals: Students will need to bring packed food for morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea.  There will be no opportunity for purchasing food.

 

To confirm your student’s participation in this invaluable experience, please complete the above registration form by Tuesday 26 June.