Music on Sunday Ensemble Workshops

On Sunday, 12 February we will be conducting a series of workshops for all members of a Stuartholme band, choir or string orchestra in preparation for the year.

Ensembles involved:

  • Barat String Orchestra
  • Duchesne String Ensemble
  • Concert Band
  • Wind Ensemble
  • Joigny Voices
  • Year 7 Choir

The day is a wonderful opportunity for all the students and staff to learn new music and bond as an ensemble. It is most important that all members attend these workshops.

The schedule is as follows:

Bands Choirs Strings
9.00am Registration – Joigny Café area
9.20am Welcome – by Andrew Mear and Senior Music Committee
9.30am Sectionals with tutors Rehearsal 1 Sectionals with tutors
10.30am Morning Tea (provided)
11.00am Rehearsal 1 Rehearsal 2 Rehearsal 1
12.00pm Lunch (provided)
12.45pm Rehearsal 2 Sectionals with tutors Rehearsal 2
1.45pm Break (snacks provided)
2.00pm Rehearsal 3 Rehearsal 3 Rehearsal 3
(parents welcome to attend and observe rehearsal 3)
3.00pm Afternoon Tea and photos – (afternoon tea provided)
3.45pm Conclusion

Rehearsal venues to be advised.

There is no charge to students for these workshops and meals will be provided as indicated. Students may wear their music polo shirt, or appropriate cool and comfortable free dress with closed in shoes.

Students need to remember to bring their instrument in good working order and copies of their music.

It is expected that all ensemble members will be in attendance, however if extenuating or unforeseen circumstances prevent a student’s attendance, please email music@stuartholme.com, stating the reason for non-attendance.