BANDS AND ENSEMBLES

There were an impressive 13 ensembles available to our students in 2018. From our Year 3 and 4 immersion ensembles to our high level instrumental ensembles, there was an ensemble for everyone.

Strings: Year 3 Immersion String Ensemble, Primary String Ensemble, Secondary String Ensemble

Multi-Instrument Ensembles: Primary Orchestra, Year 4 Immersion Band, Primary and Secondary Concert Bands, Primary and Secondary Stage Bands, Primary Jazz Ensemble, Primary and Secondary Rock Bands and Guitar Ensemble. Our school is the host for the JEDDY (Jazz Education for Darling Downs Youth) Big Band, which comprises advanced students from many different secondary schools. 

Listed below are some Band and Ensemble highlights from 2018.

  • Winner of the Clive Berghofer Instrumental Aggregate for the 16th consecutive year at the Toowoomba Eisteddfod
  • Secondary Concert Band and Stage Band won their sections at the Toowoomba Eisteddfod
  • Secondary Strings received Highly Commended at the Toowoomba Eisteddfod
  • Primary Concert Band and Stage Band won their sections at the Toowoomba Eisteddfod
  • Primary Jazz Ensemble received two 1st placings at the Toowoomba Eisteddfod
  • Primary Orchestra and Year 3 String Ensemble came 2nd at the Toowoomba Eisteddfod
  • We hosted a Primary School Concert Band reading day with Toowoomba East State School and Middle Ridge State School