Itinerant Tutors visit the school to teach voice and a wide variety of instruments such as piano, drums, marimba/percussion, flute, saxophone, clarinet, violin, guitar, bass guitar, cello, double bass and trumpet. Late in Term 4 an email is sent to parents with a link to the application form/s and information brochure for the following year.
Click here for the 2019 form/s and tuition details.
Pupils wishing to sign up throughout the year should request up to date information from the music department or contact the tutor directly.
Music is taught as a curriculum subject in each year level. In addition, primary pupils may choose to participate in::
- Choir – from Year 5
- Orchestra – from Year 5
Middle School & Senior College
In addition to regular core, performance and examination classes in music, there are a number of activities pupils may choose to be involved in such as:
- Crescendos (Y10-13)
- Orchestras (Y5-10 & Y7-13)
- Jazz Band
- VisionDanceCo and Production (listed under Performing Arts)
Pupils are advised of audition times, where applicable, or can inquire at the Music Department in K Block, or send an email to the Curriculum Leader of Music.
Year 9 Music Scholarship
Applications are invited from outstanding musicians who are current Year 8 pupils at Middleton, or applying for Year 9 from another school. Successful candidate/s receive $500 for 3 years and are required to play in the Orchestra and take Music as an option during that time.
Completed applications must be returned by the closing date for the next year’s enrolments (usually mid-June). Scholarship forms are available from reception during enrolment season, or email the school office.