Music News | Junior School

Music is an outburst of the soul

― Frederick Delius 

At the recent Junior School assembly, we were entertained by Prestissimo – Jazz. This was their debut performance. Prestissimo – Jazz was formed at the beginning of Term 2 and is a specialist ensemble spearheaded by Nick Southcott where members are invited. The debut Jazz performance consisted of solos from Emerson U (6Ta) on keys, David M (6La) on trumpet, Ben L (6Yo) on violin, Tom H (6La) on cello, and Harry H (6Ta) on bass. The performance also featured Ezekiel T (6La), Oscar H (6La), Max M (6Fo), Oscar H (6Ta), and Tim B (6Ta).

Miss Jabaji said, “I love it and was dancing along as you played!” Tim B said, “Out of all the ensembles I’ve played in, this is the best fun. They performed Sonnymoon by Sonny Rollins 

Term 2 Week 9 REHEARSALS  

Monday  

Public Holiday – no students in attendance 

Tuesday  

Choir Advanced Ensemble (3:15 – 4pm) – School of Music Choir Room (M1.1 & M1GA)  

Wednesday  

Prestissimo Jazz (from 7:30am) – School of Music Orchestra Room (M1.3) 

Year 1 Instrumental (11:30am – 12:30pm) – School of Music  

Year 2 Instrumental (1:15 – 2:15pm) – School of Music   

Year 3 Instrumental (2:15 – 3:15pm) – School of Music  

Thursday  

Vivaldi Strings (from 7:15am) – School of Music Band Room (M1.2)  

Junior School Concert Band (from 7:30am) – School of Music Orchestra Room (M1.3)  

Friday  

Treble II of the Junior School Choir (7:30 – 8:20am) – School of Music Choir Room (M1.1 & M1GA)  

Choir Advanced Ensemble (7:30 – 8:20am) – School of Music Choir Room (M1.1 & M1GA)  

If you have any further inquiries for music, please contact the Music Department on 9581 6042.  

Trevor Adams | Director of Junior School Music 


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