Double Bay Public School
Welcome! 2018 is off to a great start!
Double Bay Public School has a great band program consisting of both Training Band and Concert Band. The Training Band is for beginner students who are in their first year of playing their instrument. The Concert Band is for more advanced students who have played their instrument for at least 1 year. All students attend private instrument lessons with a specialized tutor during the week, as well as a weekly band rehearsal. Band membership is open to all children in years 3-6. Complete an enrolment form to secure your place today!
2018 Band Membership is a monthly cost, which includes all weekly private lessons, rehearsals, performances, + many more benefits! Monthly band membership is $185/month. There will be 11 equal monthly payments from Feb 1- Dec 1.
When are the rehearsals and lessons?
- Training Band rehearsal – 7.45am arrival Thursday morning in the school hall
- Concert Band rehearsal – 7.45am arrival Monday morning in the school hall
- Music lessons for all wind, brass, and percussion instruments are one to one between the tutor and the student. They are held during school on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday
Upcoming Term 3 Performance Dates:
Cultural Exchange Band Performance, Thursday 26th July, 11.00am school hall. More details TBC.
Showcase at South’s Juniors, Tuesday 21st August (Concert Band Only) Time TBC.
Daceyville Big Band Bash, Thursday 6th September, (Concert Band Performance, Training Band Come Along for the Day) Bus Organized from school. 11.45am-12.00pm performance time, Daceyville Public School.
Training Band Spotlight Performance, Thursday 6th September, 3.15pm-3.45pm, DBPS School Hall. This concert will feature the Training Band Only, and all training band members will have an opportunity to perform a solo or group piece!
What music are we learning?
Get straight into learning your new music at the beginning of every school term. We get the best musical results and have fun in the process if all band members are dedicated in their practice at home from the very start.