Instrumental Music Instruction
Students in the Secondary school may wish to enroll for individual or group tuition programmes in Woodwind or Brass. These lessons are offered at a cost of $50 per 30 minute lesson and are billed at the beginning of each term. Woodwind tuition is available for Clarinet, Flute & Saxophone and Brass tuition is available for Trumpet, Trombone, French Horn, Euphonium & Tuba.
Lessons take place during the normal school day with Mrs Maule & Mr Miles in the Secondary Music Department. Tuition is also available for Piano, Drums & Guitar - details of which are available from Mrs Lisa Maule.
Entry to the well renowned Saltus Jazz Band is through audition with Mrs Maule & Mr Miles.
Rehearsals are held on a weekly basis in the Secondary Hall.
Wednesdays 12.45 - 1.40pm
Entry to the school Concert Band is through audition with Mrs Maule & Mr Miles. Weekly rehearsals take place on Wednesdays in the Secondary Hall with sectional rehearsals held in rooms 304 & 305.
Sectionals Fridays 7.45 - 8.40am
Full rehearsal Wednesdays 7.45 - 8.40am
Entry to the Senior Orchestra is through audition with Mr Miles, Mrs Maule & Ms Sheridan. Rehearsals are held on a weekly basis in the Secondary Hall.
Bill Duncan Music Suite
The Secondary Music Department houses the state of the art Bill Duncan Audio Visual Suite. With cutting edge technologies & software, students are provided with the ultimate tools to aid their creativity and thinking combined with an opportunity to experience first hand the processes of a live recording set up. The Secondary Department also houses a sound proof practice room, giving students the ability to practice their instruments in a dedicated and uninterrupted space.
Entry to the Secondary Choir is through audition with Ms Hylton-Smith. The Secondary Choir rehearses on a weekly basis in the main Music Classroom.
Shout! (for years 9-11) Tuesday 7:45 - 8:30am
Shine! (for year 7 & 8) Wednesdays 7:45 - 8:30am
Participation is open to all with auditions for soloists.
Theory tuition is available to all students and follows the ABRSM syllabus.
Mondays 7:45 - 8:30am
Fridays 7:45 - 8:30am