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AMEB Metro 1 2017

Dear Whitehorse Music School Parents and Students, 

Please be aware that the closing date for applications for AMEB Metro 1 practical exam is March 1st. Please send applications to admin@whitehorsemusicschool.com. 

Dear Whitehorse Music School Parents and Students, 

Please be aware that the closing date for applications for AMEB Metro 1 practical exam is March 1st. Please send applications to admin@whitehorsemusicschool.com. 

Application forms can be found through "Current Students" link at the top right hand side of this page.

Late entries will incur a late fee.

Metro 1 exam sessions will be held from the 26th of April - 13th May

Good luck!

AMEB Musical Theatre Workshop

Dear Whitehorse Music School Parents and Students,

On February 26, 2017, AMEB will be presenting a one-day intensive musical theatre workshop, "Acting Through Song", with guest presenter Dr. Zachary Dunbar.  

Dr. Zachary Dunbar is a senior musical theatre lecturer at the Victorian College of the Arts. 

This workshop will be centered around increasing awareness of acting techniques through singing, exploring the AMEB music theatre syllabus. The workshop will cover the principles of acting through song, key exercises in establishing objectives and actions, activating the imagination, and informative performance advice for examinations.

The cost for the day will be $99 (10 am - 5:30 pm).

For more information go to: ameb.unimelb.edu.au

To register go to: trybooking.com/OASB

Tchaikovsky and Mendelssohn!

Dear Whitehorse Music School Parents and Students,

The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra will be presenting a concert program of Prokofiev 'Classical Symphony', Mendelssohn Violin Concerto, and Tchaikovsky Symphony No.4 on Friday the 24th of February, 2017 at 7:30 pm at the Melbourne Town Hall.

Conductor Nicholas Carter will be at the helm and Melbourne violinist Anne-Marie Johnson will be soloist.

This is a great opportunity to see the performance of one of the great violin concertos by a local artist and also to see the Melbourne Symphony perform works by master composers

For more information and tickets visit http://www.mso.com.au/whats-on/2017/tchaikovsky-4/

We hope to see you there!

 

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Free Concert - La Valse!

Dear Whitehorse Music School Parents and Students,

The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra will be holding a free concert at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl at 7:30 pm on the 15th of February.

The concert program will include:

Stravinsky Petrushka
Ravel La Valse
Korngold Straussiana
R. Strauss Der Rosenkavalier: Suite

Kazuki Yamada will be guest conductor for this dance-themed program. The gates open at 4:30 pm so make sure to get in nice and early to secure a prime spot.

This is a great chance for young musicians to experience the different colours and sounds of the symphony. We hope to see you there!

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Free Concert!

Dear Whitehorse Music School Parents and Students,

The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra will be holding a free concert at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl on February the 8th at 7:30 pm.

The program will include: 

Berlioz Roman Carnival: Overture
Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No.2
Tchaikovsky Sleeping Beauty: Suite
Tchaikovsky 1812 Overture

Conducted by Benjamin Northey with guest artist Jayson Gillham (piano) this will be a great night of wonderful music and inspiration and it is all for free! Gates open at 4:30 pm. Be sure to get there nice and early to secure a great spot.

We hope to see you there! 

Romeo & Juliet Free Concert!

Dear Whitehorse Music School Parents and Students,

The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra will be holding a free concert at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl on 11 February at 7:30 pm.

The program will include:

Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet: excerpts
Kats-Chernin Golden Kitsch
Rachmaninov Symphonic Dances

With Benjamin Northey conducting and Claire Edwardes on percussion, this will be an exciting concert and a wonderful chance for our students to see professionals perform.

Gates open at 4:30 pm so make sure to get there nice and early to secure a great spot on the grass!

Jams For Juniors 1 at NGV

Dear Whitehorse Music School Parents and Students,

The Melbourne Symphony will be holding their first 'Jams For Juniors' on Saturday the 11th of February.

The session times will be 10 am, 11 am, 12 pm, and 1 pm.

This program will be the first in a series of 8 designed to introduce music to children aged 0-5 years. In this session Mussorgsky's most famous work 'Pictures at an Exhibition' will be explored.

This is a great chance for young kids to be introduced to music in an engaging and fun way. For more information and bookings follow click here

ABRSM Theory Exam Session 1

Dear Whitehorse Music School Parents and Students, 

Please be aware that the closing date for applications for ABRSM Theory Exam Session 1 is February 10.

Please send applications to admin@whitehorsemusicschool.com.

Application forms can be found through "Current Students" link at the top right hand side of this page.

Late entries will incur a late fee.

The session 1 theory exam will be held on March 25

Good luck!

The Boite Singers Festival!

Dear Whitehorse Music School Parents and Students,

The Boite will be holding a 3 day singers festival at the 'Abbotsford Convent', 1 St Heliers St, Abbotsford from Friday 13th January - Sunday 15th January.

The festival will include several workshops by renowned artists who will cover areas including rhythms and sounds of the Cameroon and Gabon, home of the Baka Pygmies, including traditional yodeling; rhythms and sounds of Australia Indigenous music; and song writing workshops. There will also be a concert on Saturday night at the Collingwood Town Hall, 140 Hoddle St, Abbotsford. 

There will be special pricing for persons under 25 as well as concession rates and group discounts.

For more information contact: admin@boite.com.au or visit boite.com.au/boite-singers-festival

Booking: trybooking.com/nazq

Student End of Year Concert

Our school concert will be held on Sunday the 27th of November in Trinity Hall (177 Union Road, Surrey Hills). There will be a 1 pm session and a 3 pm session. Please come along and help us celebrate our students' hard work and talent. Our brightest young (and young at heart) violinists, pianists, guitarists, cellists and more will be there! We look forward to seeing you!