Music News

“Beautiful music is the art of the prophets that can calm the agitations of the soul; it is one of the most magnificent and delightful presents God has given us.”- Martin Luther

MUSIC AND DANCE SHOWCASE

The Music and Dance Showcase is scheduled for Thursday, 15 July (Week 1 Term 3). This is the major performance event for the year. All ensembles will be working hard in Term 2 to prepare repertoire for this concert. It is therefore important for students to commit to rehearsal, practice and attendance throughout Term 2.

RIDE THE WAVE FESTIVAL - Battle of the Bands Competition

There is a wonderful opportunity for local amatuer bands to enter the Ride the Wave Festival Battle of the Bands competition. Prize packs from local music stores, and the opportunity to perform a set live at the event, are available to winners. If you are a solo acoustic musician, DJ or member of a rock band follow the details below to enter the competition. Don’t miss out!

UPCOMING EVENTS

RECONCILIATION MASS

  • Week 6: Thursday, 27 May, Period 1 Main College Hall, Collective & Choir.

LGNSW Conference - Cassegrain Winery

  • Week 6: Thursday, 27 May, 6:00pm - 7:15pm Cassegrain Winery, SAPSS Drumline

COLA CONCERT

  • Week 7: Wednesday, 2 June, Lunch 2 COLA (Junior Campus), auditioned and invited ensembles and soloists.

HSC LUNCH CONCERT

  • Week 8: Thursday, 10 June, Lunch 2 Lochinvar Courtyard (Senior Campus), HSC music students.

Please contact Mr Denham with any questions relating to the Co-curricular Music program at MacKillop College.

ROBERT DENHAM
LEADER OF MUSIC