Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Bodman
A half-year course for students wanting to extend their ability in performance, composition and reading music. The course is suitable for students who are interested in learning an instrument. Students will play in a band or small group and musical theory is reinforced through practical sessions.
This course will provide students with an opportunity to explore a variety of instruments with a view to specialising on one instrument through senior school and NCEA.
Instrumental and vocal lessons are available at school. Students will learn in small groups and are grouped with others of similar ability from total beginners to experienced players.
Some instruments are available to hire – cost to hire is between $100-$150 per year.